KU Sports Extra: Bracket Reaction 2018

Selection Sunday has come and gone and it's time to usher in another NCAA Tournament.

The Kansas men's basketball team earned a No. 1 seed in the Midwest region after going 27-7 this season and winning both the Big 12 regular season and Big 12 tournament titles.

The Jayhawks will open NCAA Tournament play at 1 p.m. Thursday in Wichita against No. 16 seed Penn, the champions of The Ivy League.

Here are our early thoughts on that matchup and the entire 2018 NCAA Tournament bracket.