Kansas coach Bill Self finds himself in the same spot that longtime North Carolina coach Dean Smith once did.
North Carolina, Duke and Kansas are bona fide basketball bluebloods, the best of the best in the men's college game.
Duke and North Carolina will meet for the 257th time but first in the NCAA Tournament when they tip off Saturday night in the Final Four in New Orleans.
Former Kentucky basketball coach Joe B.
Jerry Harkness, who led Loyola Chicago to a barrier-breaking national basketball championship and a was civil rights pioneer, has died.