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What do you think of KU’s draw in the Southwest region?

Response Percent Votes
Moderately difficult
39% 1510
Not easy or difficult
30% 1168
Moderately easy
19% 753
Very difficult
7% 289
Very easy
3% 137
Total 3857


tolawdjk 4 years, 7 months ago

More importantly, I want to know the name of the commedian that put us up against a "B" school. Six potential 16 seeds, and they put Kansas up against the "B". Someone threw CBS at least 15 minutes of air filler there. The first 6 point run BU goes on will bring out the highlight reel.

Louisville is riding a moderately hot streak, and ND is a bit of an enigma, but solvable. UNLV is full of players playing above what they should do on paper, and Illinois is full of underachievers. I think we will be facing UNLV.

Richmond could be the 5-12 game that supplies this years Cinderella (could also be KSU/ Utah State).

I think it is a toss up between PItt and KU as to who has the easiest side of the bracket. I know I don't envy Duke with both Texas and UConn. I think those are 3/4's that are better squads than the 2 seed in thier bracket and could have easily been 1 seeds.

BYU as a 3 is a mistake, but the true tragedy is CU playing in the NIT. How VCU and UAB made it, I will never accept.

rgh 4 years, 7 months ago

Two good things in our favor. Both times we were in the 2nd round and neither time were we a #1 seed. Gotta think positive here.

labmonkey 4 years, 7 months ago

CU did get screwed, but I don't feel too sorry for them as they are skipping out of the Big 12 next year. The Big East in general is overrated... I have seen way too many Big East crapfests this year. They will be lucky to have one team make the Elite 8. As for KU, I am expecting the worst, but hoping for the best. I can see parallels to 2008, but also parallels to 2010, so we will see what happens.

slowplay 4 years, 7 months ago

"CU did get screwed"... No they didn't. If the field was still 64 they wouldn't have made it anyway. I do agree with your comments about the Big East.

number1jayhawker 4 years, 7 months ago

Another big joke is the Big 10 getting 7 teams in and the Big 12 only 5 teams.

slowplay 4 years, 7 months ago

Elijah Taylor? or Tyshawn Johnson? I can't remember.

whats_going_on 4 years, 7 months ago

Yeah I'm a little confused as to why everyone is b****ing about CU not getting in, when a couple of months ago everyone wanted them to fall off the face of the planet after announcing their departure from the Big 12.

On a side note, purely from an athletic standpoint...I'm not sure why they DIDNT get in, especially when Michigan State did??

TopJayhawk 4 years, 7 months ago

Because they deserved to be in by any measure. Also it's because of Tad Boyle.

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