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Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 3.20.13

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 3.20.13


Kansas Basketball

Though he's paid most, Bill Self 7th in Big 12 in dollars/win; the best GIFs, buzzer-beaters of 2012-13 | Seen it? |
here's a look at the Big 12 coaches and their wins compared to their salaries.

Roy riled up about UNC's seed, not possible KU match-up |
“When I saw North Carolina and the No. 8, I was stunned. It took me a couple seconds ... ‘Hey, that’s us. It’s not somebody else, that’s us.’ I was disappointed for our league (ACC) — two 2s (Duke, Miami) and two 8s (UNC and N.C. State). I don’t think that was good for our league. I don’t think it was necessarily fair for our league, but you’ve heard me say this 100 times. It is what it is, so we’ve got to go play,” Williams added.

Western Kentucky keeping gameplan simple vs. Kansas |
“I’m trying to watch as little film as I can,” Harper said Tuesday morning during a teleconference with out-of-town media. “It makes it hard to sleep at night.”

NCAA Tournament

Star Shots, local and national news, entertainment and sports photo galleries |
History in photo form of the NCAA in Kansas City.

Posnanski: Sixty-eight seconds to Madness - Joe Posnanski- NBC Sports
Posnanski: The idea, simply enough, is to pick the entire bracket in 68 seconds. No time to look anything up. No time to ponder the deep dark secrets of each team. No time, frankly, to learn even basic information about Liberty or La Salle, like their nicknames.

NCAA Tournament 2013: Potential champions emerge, including Indiana, Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas - NCAA Basketball - Sporting News
NCAA college basketball news, standings, trade rumors, scores, schedules and more 2012-13 coverage on Sporting News.

Gonzaga Bulldogs No. 1 in final AP poll of regular season - ESPN
Not that it matters but no. 3 in the final regular season AP Poll.

NCAA Tournament 2013: South Region breakdown - NCAA Basketball - Sporting News
It’s hard to choose anything other than the potential Kansas-North Carolina showdown that could take place with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line. The idea of Tar Heels coach Roy Williams coaching against his former team in the NCAA Tournament is mesmerizing; he famously wore a Kansas sticker on his shirt while watching the 2008 national championship game, shortly after the Jayhawks had knocked off his Tar Heels in the Final Four.