Trojans And Kansas Win

Trojans And Kansas Win

Meet Tonight for Western Crown

Bloomington Daily Telephone (Special to The Telephone)

March 23, 1940

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 23 – Basketball teams meet from the University of Kansas and Southern California will battle it out here tonight for the N. C. A. A. Western Regional crown for the right to meet the winner of the Duquesne-Indiana game in the Eastern finals for the national eastern collegiate hardwood title, here, on the evening of the 30th.Kansas conquered Rice Institute of Houston, Tex., by a score of 50-44, and the Trojans, champions of the West Coast, defeated the strong Colorado five, recent winner of the Metropolitan invitational tourney, in the final game, 38-32.