|Kansas vs UConn|
|Time||6:45 PM (Approx)|
|Location||Des Moines, IA|
|Stadium||Wells Fargo Arena (16,869)|
|Series||KU Leads, 2-0|
|Radio||Jayhawk Radio Network
Satellite: SiriusXM Ch. 202
Online (Free): KUAthletics.com/radio
Kansas (31-4, 15-3) finished the regular season at #1 in the AP Poll. The Jayhawks are coming off a 105-79 win over Austin Peay in the First Round.
UConn (25-10, 11-7) finished the season unranked but receiving votes. The Huskies won the American Athletic Conference tournament to claim their spot in the dance. They knocked off Colorado by a 74-67 score in the First Round.
This is the third meeting all-time between Kansas and UConn. The Jayhawks have a 2-0 series lead, beating UConn in Kansas City in January 1995 and in Hartford, CT in January 1997.
The Huskies are coached by Kevin Ollie, who is 97-43 in four seasons, all at UConn. Ollie is 7-0 in the NCAA Tournament.
A berth in the Sweet 16 is on the line; the winner of this game will face the victor between Maryland and Hawaii on March 24, at a time yet to be determined.