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KUsports Live: No. 5 Kansas basketball at No. 14 Texas Tech

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

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Ochai Agbaji delivers game winner, No. 5 Kansas knocks off No. 14 Texas Tech in Big 12 opener

On a night when Ochai Agbaji got red hot from behind the 3-point line, it was actually one of his closest shots that helped No. 5 Kansas knock off No. 14 Texas Tech, 58-57, in Lubbock, Texas, where the Jayhawks won their 30th consecutive conference opener.

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Benton Smith: Jalen Wilson tough in crunch time again — this time on defense

These days in the Big 12 there are few toughness tests out there quite like facing a Chris Beard-coached Texas Tech team in Lubbock. Kansas passed the exam, 58-57, Thursday night in its first true road game of the season, with the No. 5 Jayhawks showing their defensive grittiness.

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Quick recap: No. 5 Kansas defeats No. 14 Texas Tech, 58-57, in Big 12 opener

If Thursday night’s Big 12 opener was any indication, this year’s race for the league title figures to be as interesting as it has ever been. KU earned a 58-57 win over Texas Tech in the United Supermarkets Arena.

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KU's AD expects 'improvement' from football program in Les Miles' 3rd year

With a winless 2020 Kansas football season still fresh in his mind, KU Athletic Director Jeff Long said Thursday he thinks the program’s fans should expect “improvement” in 2021, but hesitated to quantify that term.

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KUsports Live: No. 5 Kansas basketball at No. 14 Texas Tech

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

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Denzel Feaster joins growing list of KU football seniors in transfer portal

Make it nine Kansas football seniors who hope to finish their college careers playing on greener turfs.

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KU announces plan to allow fans at games in Allen Fieldhouse through Jan. 2

Kansas Athletics announced Thursday that the Pandemic Medical Advisory Team would continue to allow a limited number of fans inside Allen Fieldhouse through at least Jan. 2. By Matt Tait

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KU AD Jeff Long says NCAA's infractions case against KU has encountered delays because of the pandemic

Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long said Thursday that the NCAA’s infractions case against the KU men’s basketball program had encountered delays because of the COVID-19 pandemic. By Matt Tait

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KU football adds to 2021 signing class on Day 2 of early period

Kansas football coach Les Miles and his staff weren’t done signing players on Wednesday, the first day of three in December’s early signing period.

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All-Big 12 1st, 2nd teams don't include any Jayhawks

For the first time in a decade, no Kansas football players appeared on the Big 12’s postseason all-conference teams.