Jayhawk fans invited to greet men's basketball team at airport, Allen Fieldhouse

Originally published April 3, 2012 at 10:52 a.m., updated April 3, 2012 at 11 a.m.

The Kansas University men’s basketball team is returning to Kansas today and is scheduled to arrive about 6:30 p.m. at Forbes Field in Topeka, according to associate athletics director Jim Marchiony.

From there, the team will travel by bus to Allen Fieldhouse, likely arriving between 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Marchiony said.

Fans are invited to greet the team at both Forbes Field and Allen Fieldhouse, where the doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

The Jayhawks lost to the University of Kentucky Monday night, 67-59, in the championship game of the NCAA Tournament, played in New Orleans.