Men's Basketball - Archives 2016-17

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Kansas Routes Purdue To Reach Elite Eight
Men's Basketball 03/23/2017

Player of the year front-runner Frank Mason III poured in 26 points, Kansas turned on the jets in the second half and the top-seeded Jayhawks soared to a 98-66 blowout of No. 4 seed Purdue on Thursday night in the Midwest Regional semifinals.

West Virginia Unable To Take Down Gonzaga
Men's Basketball 03/23/2017

Jordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga survived a rough shooting night for both teams to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia 61-58 Thursday night to advance to the West Regional final.

Ten Named to NABC All-District Teams and Coaches
Men's Basketball 03/22/2017

The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced nine Big 12 student-athletes along with Bill Self (Kansas) to the 2016-17 NABC Division I All-District teams.

Williams Triple-Double Keys TCU NIT Win
Men's Basketball 03/21/2017

Vlad Brodziansky scored 20 points, Kenrich Williams had the first triple-double in TCU history and the Horned Frogs rolled over Richmond 86-68 on Tuesday night to win their bracket of the NIT and advance to the Final Four for the first time.

Motley Leads Bears To Sweet Sixteen
Men's Basketball 03/19/2017

Johnathan Motley had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 3 seed Baylor defeated No. 11 seed Southern California 82-78 on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

Kansas Strong Second Half Too Much For Spartans
Men's Basketball 03/19/2017

Josh Jackson scored 14 of his 23 points in the second half to help Kansas pull away late and reach the Sweet 16 for a second straight year with a 90-70 victory over Michigan State on Sunday.

Mason Named Naismith Trophy Finalist
Men's Basketball 03/19/2017

Frank Mason III (Kansas) has been named one of four finalists for the James A. Naismith Trophy, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Sunday.

Comeback Falls Short For Cyclones
Men's Basketball 03/18/2017

Caleb Swanigan had 20 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists, and Purdue reached the Sweet 16 for the first time in seven years with a wild 80-76 victory over Iowa State on Saturday night.

West Virginia Heading To Sweet Sixteen
Men's Basketball 03/18/2017

Jevon Carter scored 24 points, and West Virginia is headed to the Sweet 16 for the third time since 2010 following a 83-71 win over Notre Dame.

Hot-Shooting Cincinnati Too Much For K-State
Men's Basketball 03/17/2017

Troy Caupain scored 23 points, Kyle Washington added 16 and defensive-minded Cincinnati shot it way past Kansas State 75-61 Friday night in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament.

Kansas Overwhelms UC Davis
Men's Basketball 03/17/2017

Frank Mason III scored 22 points and had eight assists as top-seeded Kansas won its opening game of the NCAA Tournament for an 11th straight year with a 100-62 victory over UC Davis on Friday night.

Baylor Easily Handles New Mexico State
Men's Basketball 03/17/2017

Al Freeman came off the bench to score 21 points, and No. 3 seed Baylor defeated No. 14 seed New Mexico State 91-73 on Friday in the first round of the NCAA's East Regional.