Jayhawks send Heels home, head to Final Four

10 at Allen Fieldhouse, coach Bill Self believed it was the most important game of the Jayhawks' season. KU had already collected victories over Georgetown, South Florida and Long Beach State, but nobody was sure how those triumphs would enhance its

And then the Jayhawks slammed the door shut with a 12-0 closing run to secure an 80-67 victory and a trip to the Final Four in New Orleans. Tyshawn Taylor led all scorers with 22 points for Kansas, and added six rebounds,

10 at Allen Fieldhouse, coach Bill Self believed it was the most important game of the Jayhawks' season. KU had already collected victories over Georgetown, South Florida and Long Beach State, but nobody was sure how those triumphs would enhance its

Thomas Robinson had 18 points and 15 rebounds, Jeff Withey blocked 10 shots to finish one shy of the NCAA tournament record, and the second-seeded Jayhawks held off No. 11-seeded North Carolina State 60-57 in the Midwest Regional semifinals Friday

10 at Allen Fieldhouse, coach Bill Self believed it was the most important game of the Jayhawks' season. KU had already collected victories over Georgetown, South Florida and Long Beach State, but nobody was sure how those triumphs would enhance its