Texas coach Shaka Smart, even before suffering an 86-56 defeat at the hands of perennial Big 12 juggernaut Kansas, spoke highly of KU’s winning 12 straight regular-season league titles. By Gary Bedore
Thon Maker, a 7-foot senior forward from Athlete Institute in Ontario, Canada, will make an official visit to Kansas University for Saturday’s Iowa State game, Maker’s guardian, Ed Smith, tells zagsblog.com and sny.tv.
Hours before his team sealed the championship outright with an 86-56 drubbing at Texas, Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self on the Big 12 teleconference was asked if KU’s 12 straight titles reflects badly on the rest of the league. By Gary Bedore
Jamari Traylor accepted a pass from Devonté Graham and put down a thunderous alley-oop dunk midway through the second half of Monday’s 86-56 rout of Texas in Frank Erwin Center. By Gary Bedore
Both basketball teams playing a Big 12 game in the Erwin Center were coming off emotional victories two days previous. One handled it well, the other poorly. By Tom Keegan
Kansas didn’t just win Monday night in the Erwin Center, it won by a first-round TKO, slamming the Longhorns 86-56 after jumping to a 15-0 lead. By Tom Keegan