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VCU, Kentucky, Connecticut, Butler in Final Four

Virginia Commonwealth, the No. 11 seed in the Southwest Regional, shocked top-seeded Kansas 71-61 Sunday to advance to the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.

The Rams are just the third 11th-seeded team to make the Final Four.

Also on Sunday, No. 4 Kentucky upset No. 2 North Carolina 76-69 in the East championship. Kentucky had upset No. 1 Ohio State in the Sweet 16.

VCU will now meet No. 8 Butler, which knocked off No. 2 Florida in the Southeast Regional, next Saturday in the national semifinals. Also on Saturday, Connecticut edged Arizona 65-63 in the West Regional final.

UConn and Kentucky will meet in the other semifinal next Saturday.

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