DAVE SKRETTA
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March 25, 2013
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Kansas survives, La Salle surprises in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bill Self didn’t have much to say to his team at halftime, not with Kansas playing as poorly as it had all season and North Carolina just 20 minutes away from an NCAA tournament win. So he walked into the locker room and told his players to talk among themselves. Senior guard Elijah Johnson remembers asking, “What are we going to do, y’all?” Kevin Young, another senior, quickly replied, “We’re going to play!” And yet another senior, Jeff Withey, spoke up and reminded his teammates that they had “20 minutes or another weekend.” They chose to …

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