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April 15, 2008

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Mario Chalmers Cover - Sports Illustrated April 15, 2008

April 15, 2008 | Grant Wahl
A SIREN SONG BECKONS: "ROCK CHALK, JAYHAWK"

April 15, 2008 | Rebecca Sun
THE DEEP, BALANCED JAYHAWKS SHOWED THAT THEIR FIRST TITLE IN THE SELF ERA WAS NO SOLO EFFORT

April 15, 2008
EAST RECAP This bracket played to form, as the top four seeds in the East all advanced to the Sweet 16. Tyler Hansbrough (averaging 21 points and 9.5 rebounds) and the Tar Heels held fast to their...

April 15, 2008 | Joe Lemire
DOROTHY AND TOTO MUST HAVE BEEN very confused. The Jayhawks had crossed a state line to travel to their first- and second-round NCAA tournament site, but Omaha sure looked a lot like Kansas. With...

April 15, 2008 | Julia Morrill
WITH 17 SECONDS REMAINING in the Midwest Regional final at Ford Field in Detroit and Kansas clinging to a 59-57 lead over Davidson, Wildcats guard Stephen Curry, the tournament's hottest shooter,...

April 15, 2008 | Grant Wahl
WITH A MIRACLE SHOT AND A FANTASTIC OVERTIME, KANSAS DOWNED MEMPHIS FOR ITS FIRST TITLE IN 20 YEARS

April 15, 2008
LOVELLETTE AND KISSESFirst smooches are always sweet, as coach Phog Allen (far left) learned after Kansas, led by 33 points and 17 rebounds from senior All-America Clyde Lovellette (far right),...

April 15, 2008 | Luke Winn
PERSEVERING IN THE FACE OF TRAGEDY HAS HELPED DARNELL JACKSON AS A PLAYER AND AS A PERSON

April 15, 2008 | Joe Lemire
AN INJURY LAST MAY PUT BRANDON RUSH'S NBA PLANS ON HOLD—WHICH WAS A BOON TO HIM AND KANSAS

April 15, 2008 | Joe Lemire
NO LONGER "THE BEST COACH NEVER TO REACH A FINAL FOUR," BILL SELF IS A NATIONAL CHAMPION AT LAST

April 15, 2008 | David Sabino
IT'S NO STRETCH TO SAY THAT MANY OF BASKETBALL'S BEST PLAYERS HAVE MADE A STOP IN LAWRENCE. HERE'S SI'S LIST OF THE VERY BEST OF THE BEST TO WEAR CRIMSON AND BLUE

April 15, 2008 | Larry Keith
THE VERY ESSENCE OF COLLEGE HOOPS FLOWS THROUGH MORE THAN A CENTURY OF RICH BASKETBALL TRADITION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS

April 15, 2008 | David Sabino
THE JAYHAWKS PRODUCED SCADS OF STATS IN 2008, BUT LET'S BEGIN WITH THIS ONE: KANSAS IS NO. 1

April 15, 2008 | Richard O'Brien
FROM PRESEASON STORIES TO CHAMPIONSHIP GLORIES, JAYHAWKS HAVE FLOWN PROUDLY ON SI'S COVERS