KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Kansas men's basketball team is moving on in the NCAA tournament.
The No. 3 seed Jayhawks defeated the No. 14 seed Eastern Washington University Eagles 93-84.
Senior guard Marcus Garrett led the team with 23 points, eight rebounds and three assists.
Junior guard Ochai Agbaji, a Kansas City, Missouri, native and Oak Park High School graduate, added 16 points of his own. Agbaji also had seven rebounds and three assists.
The Jayhawks overcame an eight-point deficit at half time. KU was down 48-36.
KU next plays the winner of the University of Southern California Trojans v. Drake University Bulldogs on Monday, March 22.