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Kansas vs Northeastern Open Game Thread


NCAA Basketball: Oklahoma at Kansas Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

It’s the first round of the NCAA Tournament, and #4 seed Kansas matches up with #13 Northeastern.

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Kansas comes into this matchup at 25-9. The Jayhawks are coming off a 78-66 loss to Iowa State in the Big 12 Tournament championship game.

Northeastern enters the contest at 23-10. The Huskies enter the tournament after knocking off Hofstra in the CAA Tournament championship game by an 82-74 tally.

Kansas fans should check out this link for a more in-depth look at Northeastern. You should also check out this scouting report (with video!) on the Huskies.

These two programs have never met in men’s basketball.

Kansas is 107-46 all-time in NCAA Tournament play and has appeared in 30 consecutive tournaments, the longest active and longest overall streak in NCAA history.

Northeastern is making its 9th NCAA Tournament appearance.

Kansas is 7-4 all-time as a #4 seed.

Bill Self is 48-19 in the NCAA Tournament, which includes a 38-14 mark while at KU.

It’s about gametime, so...