No. 1 seed Kansas cruises past Howard with Self still absent
March 17, 2023
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Jalen Wilson had 20 points and seven rebounds for No. 1 seed and defending national champion Kansas, which allowed absent and recovering coach Bill Self to rest a bit more comfortably during a 96-68 victory over Howard on Thursday in a West Region first-round game.
Self is recovering from a heart procedure.
"He wished us good luck and told us to go out and do what we do," Wilson said.
Gradey Dick had 19 points and 11 rebounds in the freshman's first NCAA Tournament game, his first career double-double. K.J. Adams Jr. scored 13 points and Dajuan Harris Jr. added 11...
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