(LAWRENCE, Kan.) — The last time KU left Lawrence on the way to the Final Four, they came back national champions. They're hoping for the same thing this time around.
A pep rally greeted the team as they arrived at Topeka's Forbes Field this afternoon where they boarded a plane for New Orleans.
KU plays Ohio State Saturday night. Tip-off is set for approx. 7:50 on KWCH 12. The winner will face the winner of Kentucky and Louisville on Monday night for the national title.