March 17, 2008
KU wins tourney championship in dramatic fashion
Sundays Big 12 Tournament Championship game between Kansas and Texas turned out to be an epic battle. For the first 35 minutes of Sundays highly anticipated showdown between the Jayhawks and Longhorns, both National Title contenders, the two traded blows like two heavyweights battling for a title. However, in the closing minutes of the game, Bill Self's squad was able to gain complete control and, in doing so, Kansas captured its third straight Big 12 Tournament Championship.
The first half of Sundays Big 12 Tournament Championship game between Kansas and Texas couldn't have been played any better. After the first 20 minutes of action, the Longhorns took a one-point lead into the break.
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