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According to Dorsey, it was a case of a "good miss". In the final 26:24 of its Sweet 16 game, Kansas smacked Purdue, 73-33, on the same night that OR edged MI, 69-68.

Last season, both Kansas and OR were stopped shy of the Final Four.

During Oregon's shootaround before its http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/boxscore?gameId=400948650 win over Kansas on Saturday night vaulted the Ducks into the Final Four, Miller held court with several players, including Dorsey, Dillon Brooks and Jordan Bell, who had approached him just to talk.

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Davis scored 28 points and Wilson added 2, and the athleticism and smothering, swarming defense of the Gamecocks (30-4) was just too much for Quinnipiac (29-7), which got 12 points from Adily Martucci and Jen Fay.

He had 11 points in the win.

Gonzaga won the game, 83-59.

It happened again. Kansas, a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, failed to reach the Final Four.

South Carolina 100, Quinnipiac 58: Sure, South Carolina knew a little something about Quinnipiac's surprising NCAA Tournament run as Connecticut's other Sweet 16 team. Brooks, who was named Pac-12 player of the year after breaking his foot in the offseason, battled cramps to score 17. The Lady Bears are trying to get to the Final Four for the first time since winning the championship in 2012, while the Bulldogs are trying to make it there for the first time.

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"I'm happy for our team", OR head coach Dana Altman said following the game. This season, they'll advance to Phoenix as one of the final contenders.

Besides Dorsey and Brooks, Oregon (33-5) received 12 points from Dylan Ennis and 11 from Bell.

It's been rolling at Gonzaga since Mark Few took over in 1999. DraftExpress projects the 19-year-old junior to go at the end of the first round in 2018, but he could decide to leave for the National Basketball Association this summer instead of staying at Kansas and starring as a senior.

Pritchard and Benson combine for enough production from the point guard.

"The story for OR - both in this game and the whole tournament sans 6'10" big man Chris Boucher due to a torn right ACL - is the play of the 6'9", 225-pound Bell. These guys put us in a situation to play for the highest stakes, and we came up short. "We dreamed of this a long time, so it feels really good".

BLUEBOOD BRACKET: Kentucky beat UCLA in the South Region semifinals on Friday night in Memphis, Tennessee, to claim a matchup of teams with a combined 19 NCAA titles.

The Elite Eight matchup with OR is about more than just winning for Kansas senior forward Landen Lucas, it's about pride.

A NEW SEC TOURNAMENT: The Southeastern Conference enters the regional finals standing alone among leagues. "I think all those things helped us be ready for the challenge", McKenna said by phone Sunday, during halftime of another Elite Eight game, North Carolina vs. Kentucky.

For the first time since 1939, the Oregon Ducks are headed to the Final Four. Kansas even got a stop on the ensuing possession but allowed an offensive rebound and then a Tyler Dorsey three-pointer to effectively ice the game.

Is that one of most improbable, surprising and stunning men's basketball games in your memory?


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