Kansas University’s men’s basketball team will have a different look for today’s final exhibition game against AMW Team France.
Kansas coach Bill Self talks following the Jayhawks' 74-73 loss to AMW Team France on Aug. 11, 2012.
AMW Team France player Antoine Diot made two free throws with 6.1 seconds left to give his team the lead, and Kansas' Naadir Tharpe missed a three at the buzzer as France held on for a 74-73 exhibition victory on Saturday in Paris.
KU trailed by double digits in the second half before a furious comeback. Kevin Young put in a dunk with 22 seconds left to give KU a 73-72 lead before Diot's free throws.
Travis Releford led KU with 10 points. Tharpe had eight points on 4-for-11 shooting with nine assists, two steals and two turnovers, while Perry Ellis and Jeff Withey also added eight points.
KU will take on AMW Team France again at 1 p.m. Central on Sunday.