DETROIT — It was only fitting that KU was playing in the Motor City on Friday night. Behind senior Russell Robinson's 13 points and three three-pointers, the Jayhawks were firing on all cylinders (except for four turnovers) while racing out to a decisive 28-13 lead (9:49 mark in first half) against Villanova in this Sweet 16 matchup.
March 29, 2008
DETROIT - For the fifth time in the last eight seasons and the 19th time in school history, the University of Kansas men's basketball team advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight late Friday night when it defeated Villanova 72-57 at Ford Field. Brandon Rush led all scorers with 16 points.
March 28, 2008
OMAHA, NEB. — Russell Robinson wouldn't let KU lose. Not on this night against UNLV, not on the second round of the NCAA Tournament when KU was struggling to get the ball inside against Vegas' pressure defense. The senior guard just didn't want the season and his career to end here at the Qwest Center.
March 22, 2008