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Lucas: Foundational - University of North Carolina Athletics

Lucas: Foundational – University of North Carolina Athletics

Story Links By Adam Lucas NEW ORLEANS — Maybe you had convinced yourself that Monday was just a bonus. Maybe, in the delirious aftermath of Saturday’s era-ending win over Duke, you’d persuaded your mind that you’d be completely relaxed during Monday’s national championship game against Kansas. Maybe you even made a few …

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2022 Final Four: Ochai Agbaji wins Most Outstanding Player, but was he the most deserving Kansas star?

2022 Final Four: Ochai Agbaji wins Most Outstanding Player, but was he the most deserving Kansas star?

Getty Images Kansas All-American Ochai Agbaji was named the 2022 Final Four Most Outstanding Player on Monday night following the Jayhawks’ record-breaking comeback to top North Carolina 72-69 in the national championship game. Agbaji scored 33 points over the two games, including a near-perfect shooting performance against Villanova in the Final Four. Agbaji shot 6 …

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After winning his second title, will Kansas coach Bill Self be competing for a third championship next season?

After winning his second title, will Kansas coach Bill Self be competing for a third championship next season?

NEW ORLEANS – Confetti falling in his hair, an extended hug with his recently widowed mother on the floor, a throng of media taking in every word he’ll give them. Here’s Bill Self, once more on top of the sport. Put everything that goes into coaching college basketball into consideration, and it’s plain to see …

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How Kansas made March Madness history with epic comeback over North Carolina to win NCAA championship game

How Kansas made March Madness history with epic comeback over North Carolina to win NCAA championship game

As the confetti rained down and his players danced around him in celebration of Kansas’ 72-69 victory over North Carolina in the national championship game on Monday night, KU coach Bill Self began to explain what he said to his team at halftime. With the Jayhawks trailing 40-25 at the break, surely the coach had …

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Wilson NCAA Basketball Controversy Follows NBA Break and Switch From Spalding

Wilson NCAA Basketball Controversy Follows NBA Break and Switch From Spalding

March Madness‘with new official game ball from Wilson Sporting Goods, which will receive its biggest audience yet during Monday’s national championship game, gained a lot of attention upon its tournament debut. Wilson’s Here’s NXT ball came under fire from players, fans and others on social media for its look, its grip and its effect on …

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