Big Dance http://wkyufm.org en WKU #16 Seed in South Region, Will Take on Kansas Jayhawks in NCAA Tourney http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-16-seed-south-region-will-take-kansas-jayhawks-ncaa-tourney <p><strong>Update at 9:00 a.m.:</strong></p><p>The WKU-Kansas game will tip-off at 8:50 p.m. Friday in Kansas City, Mo. The game will be aired on TNT.</p><p><strong>Original post:</strong></p><p>The WKU Hilltoppers are headed to Kansas City, Mo., to take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the first round of the NCAA tournament.</p><p>The Hilltoppers are the #16 seed in the South Region, and will be a heavy underdog against the Big 12 tournament champion Jayhawks, the region's #1 seed.</p><p>The 20-15 Hilltoppers received an automatic bid to the Big Dance after winning the Sun Belt conference championship last week. This will mark WKU's second straight NCAA appearance.</p><p>The Hilltoppers won their first-round matchup last season before losing to eventual national champion Kentucky. Sun, 17 Mar 2013 16:08:35 +0000 Kevin Willis 28071 at http://wkyufm.org WKU #16 Seed in South Region, Will Take on Kansas Jayhawks in NCAA Tourney