|Jayhawks, Colonels to meet in Midwest Regional|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 20 March 2014 09:57|
The Jayhawks are the big, bruising bullies from the Big 12, touting a roster stocked with five-star freshmen, a championship-winning coach and enough March pedigree to stack up with St. Patrick.
The Colonels are the scrappy underdogs from the Ohio Valley Conference, whose senior-laden roster would rather shoot 3-pointers than free throws and that relishes the underdog role.
The No. 2 seed Jayhawks and 15th-seeded Colonels meet Friday in St. Louis, with the winner getting seventh-seeded New Mexico or 10th-seeded Stanford in the third round.
''Being the underdog is always fun,'' said the Colonels' Glenn Cosey, ''especially if you can pull off an upset.''