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Kansas vs Auburn Open Game Thread


NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-First Round-Kansas vs Northeastern Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

It’s the second round of the NCAA Tournament, and #4 seed Kansas matches up with #5 Auburn.

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Kansas comes into this matchup at 26-9. The Jayhawks are coming off an 87-53 mauling of Northeastern in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Auburn enters the contest at 27-9. The Tigers enter the second round after sneaking past New Mexico State, 75-74.

Kansas fans should check out this link for a more in-depth look at Auburn.

These two programs have met just once in men’s basketball, with Auburn taking a 66-64 decision in the second round of the 1985 NCAA Tournament in South Bend, IN.

Kansas is 108-46 all-time in NCAA Tournament play and has appeared in 30 consecutive tournaments, the longest active and longest overall streak in NCAA history.

Auburn brings in a nine-game winning streak to this matchup. They lead the country in made 3-pointers this season.

Kansas is 8-4 all-time as a #4 seed.

Bill Self is 49-19 in the NCAA Tournament, which includes a 39-14 mark while at KU.

It’s about gametime, so...