Kansas guard Frank Mason III (0) collides with Oklahoma guard Darrion Strong-Moore (0) on his way to the bucket during the first half, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 at Allen Fieldhouse

No. 1 Jayhawks avoid Senior Night scare, beat Oklahoma

No one who walked into Allen Fieldhouse Monday wearing Kansas basketball gear expected the No. 1 Jayhawks to drop their home finale against Oklahoma on Senior Night. But some doubt definitely crept in before senior point guard Frank Mason III and the Jayhawks closed the second half playing the type of basketball that helped them reach the top ranking in the country. By Benton Smith

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Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

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