ITP: Kansas makes third straight Elite Eight by beating Clemson

That’s three Elite Eights in a row for the Jayhawks, who beat Clemson but now await a titanic matchup with the Duke Blue Devils for the right to go to the Final Four.

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The Jayhawks controlled Clemson from beginning to end on Friday night, advancing past the Sweet Sixteen again behind strong performances by Malik Newman and Udoka Azubuike. We break down the game…

… But let’s be honest, all anybody wants to talk about is the Duke Blue Devils. Kansas and Duke matchup in the Elite Eight for the right to go to the Final Four, giving the Jayhawks another opportunity to exorcise some regional final demons. We give thorough and complex breakdowns for the biggest game of the year, and we talk about what Kansas must do for this trip to the Elite Eight to be different.

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Ryan Landreth

I’m a recent graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University. In addition to writing for Rock Chalk Blog, I host the Inside the Paint podcast that covers KU basketball, and I write for Royals Review in the summer. My grandma has had season tickets to Jayhawk basketball for 30 years, and I have the privilege of going to most games with her.