A hot start and strong second half led the fourth-ranked Kansas men’s basketball team to a 71-59 victory over North Texas in the first round of the ESPN Events Invitational on Thursday afternoon. By Matt Tait
The Kansas volleyball team knocked off in-state rival Kansas State in four sets Friday night in Manhattan, 25-22, 21-25, 25-23 and 25-14.
After sticking within striking distance of 11th-ranked Tennessee for much of Friday’s game at the South Point Shootout in Las Vegas, the Kansas women’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season, 68-58.
Friday’s wild win by Dayton over fourth-ranked Kansas marked the second time in three seasons that the Jayhawks and Flyers have played a memorable November basketball game. By Matt Tait
Even as Kansas stopped getting blown out and began playing a competitive brand of football the past two weeks, the Jayhawks’ defense has still given the team some problems.
The ending was almost too outrageous to believe, but the sobering reality of losing to Dayton as a double-digit favorite on a buzzer-beater was not just a bad dream for fourth-ranked Kansas. By Matt Tait
A look at some of the keys for fourth-ranked Kansas in today's ESPN Events Invitational semifinal clash with Dayton from HP Field House in Kissimmee, Fla. By Matt Tait