No. 1 seed Kansas defeated No. 9 seed Michigan State, 90-70. Here’s what it means for Tournament Challenge:
Kansas was picked to reach the Sweet 16 in 86 percent of brackets
71 percent to the Elite Eight
49 percent to the Final Four
23 percent to the title game
11 percent to win the national title
Michigan State was picked to reach the Sweet 16 in only 7 percent of brackets.
The Jayhawks will face No. 4 seed Purdue in the Sweet 16.
41 percent of brackets had this matchup
Of that group, 84 percent see Kansas moving on