The No. 2 seeded Kansas Jayhawks started slow against the No. 11 seed N.C. State Wolfpack and trailed 13-3 to start the game. Kansas did comeback to tie the game at 17 apiece and even led by as many as six at 23-17. N.C. State was able to comeback and lead 33-32 at the break.
Neither team is shooting well as both are shooting in the 30 percent range, but Kansas has been cold from three-point range as they have missed all eight from beyond the arc. N.C. State has made 4-of-9 from three-point range and that is how they are leading Kansas at halftime.
C.J. Leslie is leading N.C. State with 12 points and Thomas Robinson is leading Kansas with 11 points and nine rebounds then there is Kansas center Jeff Withey who has been a defensive force with six blocks.