Originally posted on College Hoops Digest  |  Last updated 3/24/13
by Cakes Fisher DC/Maryland Bureau Reporter Two storied programs meet Saturday/ bobsblogspot.com #3 Kansas Jayhawks (Big Twelve) vs. (8) UNC TarHeels (ACC) Sunday, March 24th, 2013 Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO 5:15 PM/4:15 PM/3:15 PM/2:15 PM CBS The South Region’s top match up for the day airs this early evening on CBS. Folks looking for their weekly dose of 60 minutes will catch some great basketball action as this Heidi-proof spectacular ends up past the 7 o’clock hour on the east coast. In 1957, an undefeated 30-0 Tar Heels team ran into the Wilt Chamberlain-led Kansas Jayhawks. It took three overtimes, but UNC prevailed in what is referred to as the greatest championship game ever played. In 2007, Mike Lopresti of USA Today caught up with the difference maker in that game, junior, Joe Quigg. It was the third overtime, Kansas’ player Gene Elsun broke the 52-52 tie by converting one of two from the charity stripe. Carolina inbounded the ball, and Tar Heel guard Tommy He...
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