January 3, 2017
With a hand in his face, Kansas guard Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (10) puts in the final bucket to give the Jayhawks a 90-88 win over Kansas State on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 at Allen Fieldhouse.
A look at some of the keys for 12th-ranked Kansas in today's Sunflower Showdown matchup with Kansas State at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait
No one was questioning whether the Kansas State Wildcats would be salivating over a shot at revenge against in-state rival Kansas at 8 p.m. tonight in Manhattan. But then the weekend happened and Kansas State upset No. 2 Baylor on the road while Kansas fell to Iowa State at home, bringing the anticipation for tonight’s Big Monday showdown on ESPN to new heights. By Matt Tait
Nearly two full days removed from the actual incident itself, Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk’s game-winning layup — and the extra steps that led to it — continued to be a hot topic on Thursday. By Matt Tait
With his father, Iurri, visiting from Ukraine and sitting in the Allen Fieldhouse bleachers behind the visitor’s bench, cheering for everything from his son’s introduction to a couple of made free throws, Kansas junior Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk had the ball in his hands with the game on the line and gave his dad something to truly cheer about. By Matt Tait