Fans enjoyed the view of downtown Kansas City from the Sprint Center during the Big 12 men’s basketball tournament in this March 2015 file photo.
Fans enjoyed the view of downtown Kansas City from the Sprint Center during the Big 12 men’s basketball tournament in this March 2015 file photo. Allison Long along@kcstar.com File photo
Fans enjoyed the view of downtown Kansas City from the Sprint Center during the Big 12 men’s basketball tournament in this March 2015 file photo. Allison Long along@kcstar.com File photo

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