Kansas City, MO -- North Carolina and Kansas met with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line.
Behind the play of Marcus Paige, Dexter Strickland and James Michael McAdoo, the Tar Heels took a 30-21 lead into the locker room at half.
It was a different story in the 2nd half.
Kansas showed why they were tabbed as a No. 1 seed in the tournament.
The Jayhawks outscore the Tar Heels 49 to 28 and move on with the 70-58 victory.
UNC wraps up the season 25-11.
P.J. Hairston led the way with 15 points.
Travis Relaford led the Jayhawks with 22 points while Jeff Withey chipped in with 16 points and 16 rebounds.
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