2012 Final Four: Ohio State vs. Kansas – Mar 31, 2012

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Final Four - Practice Session
NCAA Basketball Tournament - Final Four - Practice Session
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 30: A general view of the Ohio State Buckeyes logo on the exterior of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome during practice prior to the 2012 Final Four of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament on March 30, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes cheerleaders perform before the Buckeyes take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks to his team in the huddle in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: A general view after Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks go after the opening tip during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks moves the ball against Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Thad Matta / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Thad Matta / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks with William Buford #44 and Aaron Craft #4 in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks with William Buford #44 and Aaron Craft #4 in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Head coach Thad Matta of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks with William Buford #44 and Aaron Craft #4 in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Ohio State point guard Aaron Craft / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts in the first half in front of Kevin Young #40 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Ohio State point guard Aaron Craft / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: A Kansas Jayhawks cheerleader performs during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Ohio State Buckeyes cheerleaders perform during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks puts up a shot against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Ohio State Buckeyes fans cheer during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship against the Kansas Jayhawks at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes shoots over Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes puts up a shot against Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes mascot performs before the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship against the Kansas Jayhawks at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes mascot performs before the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship against the Kansas Jayhawks at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes mascot performs before the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship against the Kansas Jayhawks at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes lays the ball up against Thomas Robinson #0 and Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks lays the ball up against Sam Thompson #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts in the first half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks battle for a rebound in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Bill Self of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts in the first half while taking on the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Bill Self of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts in the first half as the Jayhawks mascot looks over at him as the Jayhawks take on the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes moves the ball against Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots the ball over Lenzelle Smith, Jr. #32 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Steppig/Pool/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots over Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Ohio State Buckeyes fans cheer on their team against the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots the ball over William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks to shoot over Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks to shoot over Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks and William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes go after the ball in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks and William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes go after the ball in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks and William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes go after the ball in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks goes up for a shot in the lane against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots over Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes with the ball between Jeff Withey #5 and Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks with the ball against Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Thomas Robinson of the Kansas Jayhawks dunks the ball against Aaron Craft  of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome / (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks dunks the ball against Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Thomas Robinson of the Kansas Jayhawks dunks the ball against Aaron Craft of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome / (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks and Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes go after a rebound during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Steppig/Pool/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Lenzelle Smith, Jr. #32 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dunks the ball in the second half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 and Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes give each other a five in the second half while taking on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes drives on Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks dunks the ball against Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks looks to shoot between Aaron Craft #4 and Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts in the second half while taking on the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts as the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts as the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts as the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes / (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Kansas Jayhawks mascot celebrates the Jayhawks 64-62 victory against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts as the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: A Kansas Jayhawks fan holds of a jersey after the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts as the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks and Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes go after a loose ball in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks grabs a rebound in the second half against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks reacts in the second half while taking on the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas - REMOTE
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas - REMOTE
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Kansas Jayhawks celebrate during their defeat over the Ohio State Buckeyes in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dives for a loose ball in front of Conner Teahan #2 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dives for a loose ball in front of Conner Teahan #2 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dives for a loose ball in front of Conner Teahan #2 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks tries to put a shot up over Evan Ravenel #30 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks puts up a shot against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes hugs Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks after losing 64-62 in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks goes up for a layup in the second half against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome / (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks goes up for a layup in the second half against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks goes up for a layup in the second half against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome / (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dunks the ball in the second half against the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Sam Thompson #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Lenzelle Smith, Jr. #32 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks battle for the ball during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts as Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks celebrates after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Head coach Bill Self of the Kansas Jayhawks claps as the Jayhawks were on their way to defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Tyshawn Taylor #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks celebrates with the fans after the Jayhawks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks celebrates with fans after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Travis Releford #24 of the Kansas Jayhawks celebrates with fans after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 64-62 in the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks puts up a shot over Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Jeff Withey #5 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots the ball over Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots the ball over Jared Sullinger #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the second half during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: An Ohio State Buckeyes cheerleader flips during a break in the game against the Kansas Jayhawks during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: The Kansas Jayhawks mascot celebrates the Jayhawks 64-62 victory against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
Final Four - Ohio State v Kansas
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after the Buckeyes lose to the Kansas Jayhawks 64-62 during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
Final Four - Louisville v Kentucky
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 31: Elijah Johnson #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks puts up a shot against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on March 31, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)
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