Posted March 30, 2013 on AP on Fox
Ben McLemore went to the bench after his fourth foul, having put his slump behind him and with top-seeded Kansas closing in on a third straight trip to the regional finals. McLemore didn't score again, and the Jayhawks couldn't finish the job. Trey Burke scored all 23 of his points in the second half and overtime, including a long, never-a-doubt 3-pointer to tie the game in the final seconds of regulation, and Michigan rallied to beat the Jayhawks 87-85 in the South Regional semifinals Friday night. McLemore, a freshman coming off two bad performances in his NCAA tournament debut, had 20 points when he came out, but got off just one more shot in the last 4 minutes of regulation and overtime. Kansas (31-6) blew a 14-point lead in the last 6-plus minutes of regulation and became the third No. 1 seed ousted after Gonzaga and Indiana. ''Well, this will certainly go down as one of the toughest games that obviously we've been a part of and I've been a part of,...
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