Kansas Beats Memphis For The NCAA Championship Title

Kansas has won its third national championship in men's basketball, beating Memphis 75-68 in overtime. It's the third NCAA title for the Jayhawks, and their first since 1988.

Mario Chalmers extended the game by draining an off-balance
3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left before the Jayhawks scored the
first six points of OT. Chalmers' tying basket capped a 12-3 run
for Kansas after the Tigers led 60-51 with just over 2 minutes
remaining.

Darrell Arthur had a team-high 20 points for the Jayhawks, while
Chalmers added 18. Tigers star Chris Douglas-Roberts led all
scorers with 22 points but missed three straight free throws in the
final 1:15 of regulation.


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  • by Anonymous on Apr 9, 2008 at 02:46 PM
    "We don't really care who you root for" now that is classy!!!! May show why WNCT dominates this area....
  • by Anonymous on Apr 8, 2008 at 05:13 PM
    what's wrong editor? Didn't like my comment about the tarheels??? Well, it was true...the acc was way down this year, and they had an easy run in the tourney....finally play a good team and get whipped....how do you like your coach wearing a kansas shirt??? hahahahahahaha

    Editor's Note: We don't really care who you root for. But when you refer to them by that name, we'll either edit your post (as we did here) or reject it (as we did with your previous post). Thanks

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