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Arizona freshman big man Deandre Ayton is leaving early for the NBA after one standout season.

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Kentucky coach John Calipari says, "My challenge is these kids don't drink that poison. The poison being we have an easy road. If they drink the poison, we'll be done on Thursday."

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Knox on Kentucky playing in the South Region, the first region in modern NCAA tournament history without a top-four seed: "I don't think we've had an easy path. Every game, you have to be able to fight. You've seen a lot of upsets. ... I don't think we've had an easy path at all."

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Strong words from Kentucky forward Kevin Knox on the possibility of Kansas State big man Dean Wade (foot) playing: "Hopefully he plays so they don't have an excuse."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Sean Miller in a statement: "I am not a candidate for the University of Pittsburgh men's basketball head coaching vacancy. I wish them well in their search for a new coach."

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Loyola guard Donte Ingram was outed for not having a Twitter ... until Chance the Rapper tweeted at him and then he created one. "That's one of my role models," Ingram said of the Chicago-based rapper. "I look up to everything he does."