February 23, 2016
Kansas forward Landen Lucas (33) claps as he leaves the court to the applause of a handful of Jayhawk fans following their 66-60 win over Baylor, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 at Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. At right is Kansas forward Perry Ellis (34).
Here are 12 reasons Kansas University’s men’s basketball team could reach the Final Four and win the school’s first national championship since 2008 By Gary Bedore
Kansas University’s basketball team staggered home from Ames, Iowa on Jan. 25 with a 5-3 record in Big 12 play and a lot of folks figuring the Jayhawks’ run of 11 straight league titles was nearing an unsightly end. The resilient squad’s never-say-die attitude has resulted in seven straight victories in conference action, and counting the ‘W’ against Kentucky, eight in a row overall. By Gary Bedore