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Kansas goes on late charge in 80-69 win over Eastern Kentucky
Kansas goes on late charge in 80-69 win over Eastern Kentucky

ST. LOUIS — Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points, Jamari Traylor and Perry Ellis had double-doubles and second-seeded Kansas pulled away down the stretch to beat pesky Eastern Kentucky 80-69 on Friday in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Traylor finished with 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Ellis had 14 points and 13 boards for the Jayhawks (25-9), who trailed 56-53 with 9 minutes to go before their game-ending charge. They advanced to play No. 10 seed Stanford, a 58-53 winner over seventh-seeded New Mexico on Friday, in the third round of the South Regional on Sunday. 2014 NCAA tournament bracket Glenn Cosey hit five 3-pointers and had 17 points for the 15th-seeded Colonels (24-10)...

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