Kansas coach Bill Self talks to reporters following the Jayhawks' 83-50 victory over Texas Tech on Feb. 18, 2012.
Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie seemed to understand his team’s underdog status following its 83-50 loss to Kansas University on Saturday night.
New York Giants placekicker Lawrence Tynes, whose team won the Super Bowl, attended the KU-Texas Tech game and was introduced to the crowd as a Tynes highlight video appeared on the big screen.
The Kansas University basketball team’s reserves finally proved ESPN color commentator Bob Knight right. It just took them a few months.
Thomas Robinson scored 16 points and added eight rebounds, and nine different Jayhawks scored in an 83-50 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday night at Allen Fieldhouse.
Travis Releford contributed 12 points, five rebounds, three assists and no turnovers, while Jeff Withey added nine points, eight rebounds and four blocks.
The Jayhawks were never challenged, using a 12-0 run to take a 22-7 lead with 10:39 left in the first half.
KU extended its advantage to 44-22 at break, and coach Bill Self started subbing out his starters before the final media timeout with the Jayhawks leading by 35.
Walk-on Jordan Juenemann added seven points on 3-for-3 shooting in four minutes.
KU was 27 of 48 from the floor (56 percent) and 9-for-15 from three (60 percent).
KU (22-5, 12-2 Big 12) will play at Texas A&M at 8 p.m. Wednesday.