ITP: Jayhawks survive scare from EWU to win NCAA opener

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It was dicey for awhile, but No. 3 Kansas survived Eastern Washington to win their first-round game in the 2021 NCAA Tournament.


Up next is a battle with No. 6 USC for a spot in the Sweet Sixteen. We break down the matchup and discuss what will need to happen for KU to keep its run going.

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.