Kansas forward Perry Ellis, left, and Wayne Selden look to tie up Tennessee guard Detrick Mostella during the first half on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 at the HP Field House in Kissimmee, Florida.

KU overcomes late Tennessee push to advance in Orlando

There was no Thanksgiving Day hangover in Orlando for the Kansas or Tennessee men’s basketball teams, which waged a heck of an entertaining battle in the semifinals of the Orlando Classic, won by KU, 82-67.

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Blast from the past

“Being named the starter definitely helps you prepare mentally. I’m just gonna prepare like I know how, take the coaching from the coaches and go into (the game) confident and ready.”

— Then-Kansas University red-shirt freshman Michael Cummings after being named KU's starting quarterback for the Texas game in 2012. It marked the second week in a row that Cummings started in place of Dayne Crist.

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