5:00 PM ET, March 18, 2007
United Center, Chicago, Illinois
CHICAGO -- Seeing "Kentucky" on the opponent's jerseys was motivation enough for Brandon Rush.Knowing Michael Jordan was watching made it a day to remember.
Kansas shot 57 percent from the field in its 88-76 win over Kentucky. That was the highest shooting percentage against the Wildcats in an NCAA Tournament game since Duke shot 65 percent in the celebrated 1992 quarterfinal, including Christian Laettner's legendary game-winner. Laettner shot 10-for-10 from the field for the Blue Devils in that game (and 10-for-10 from the foul line). • Read more Elias Says.
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Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||24-58 (.414)||30-53 (.566)|
|3P Made-Attempted||10-26 (.385)||10-16 (.625)|
|FT Made-Attempted||18-23 (.783)||18-23 (.783)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||22 (0/0)||21 (0/0)|
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