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Kansas secures outright Big 12 title with overtime win over West Virginia »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history to lead No. 9 Kansas over No. 20 West Virginia 76-69, giving the Jayhawks their 11th consecutive Big 12 championship. Mason scored the last eight points in overtime and finished with 19 points. The Jayhawks 11 straight conference […]

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KU’s Ellis named Big 12 Player of the Week »

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Kansas Athletics IRVING, Texas – Kansas men’s basketball junior Perry Ellis has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the conference, the league office announced Monday. This is second time in the last three weeks Ellis has earned the honor and the […]

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K-State AD issues statement following Monday night’s court storming »

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Kansas State athletic director John Currie has issued a statement regarding the storming of the court following the Wildcats upset of No. 8 Kansas Wednesday night… Statement from K-State Athletics Director John Currie On behalf of President Schulz and K-State Athletics, I apologize to Athletics Director Sheahon Zenger, Coach Bill Self and the KU basketball […]

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Kansas State rallies late to topple No. 8 Kansas »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Nino Williams hit a clinching jumper in the final minute and Kansas State rallied to beat eighth-ranked Kansas 70-63 on Monday night. Williams finished with 15 points in his final regular-season game against the Jayhawks, and Thomas Gipson […]

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Ellis helps No. 8 Kansas hold off feisty TCU »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Perry Ellis scored 23 points, Devonte’ Graham added a career-high 20 and eighth-ranked Kansas bounced back from a frustrating loss to hold off foul-plagued TCU, 81-72 on Saturday. Frank Mason III added 14 points and five assists for the Jayhawks (22-5, 11-4), who held onto […]

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Staten’s layup lifts No. 23 West Virginia over No. 8 Kansas »

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – Juwan Staten made a layup with 4 seconds left to lift No. 23 West Virginia to a 62-61 victory over No. 8 Kansas on Monday night. Staten finished with 20 points to give the Mountaineers (20-6, 8-5 Big 12) their first 20-win season in four years. It was Staten’s first field […]

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KU’s Ellis named Big 12 Player of the Week for second time this season »

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Kansas Athletics IRVING, Texas – Kansas junior Perry Ellis has been named men’s basketball co-Big 12 Player of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the conference, the league office announced Monday. Eliis, who earned the honor for the second time this season and fourth time for his career, shared the accolade […]

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Kansas assistant Jerrance Howard suspended 2 weeks »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Kansas assistant Jerrance Howard has been suspended for two weeks after coach Bill Self learned this week that he had been arrested last summer for marijuana possession. Howard was charged last July with unlawful possession of cannabis, a misdemeanor, and ordered to pay $1,178.26 in […]

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KU head football coach kicks off statewide tour in Hays »

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Supporters of the University of Kansas had a chance to meet the Jayhawks new head football coach at a noon luncheon Thursday at Smoky Hill Country Club. David Beaty was hired in early December to try and rebuild the struggling program that hasn’t had a winning season since 2008. “For us to be able to […]

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Oklahoma State stuns No. 8 Kansas »

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By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Le’Bryan Nash scored 18 points to help Oklahoma State upset No. 8 Kansas 67-62 on Saturday. Oklahoma State trailed by 11 at halftime, but the Cowboys held the Jayhawks to 27 percent shooting in the second half. Oklahoma State students stormed the court after beating […]

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Selden leads No. 9 Kansas past No. 15 Iowa State »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Wayne Selden Jr. scored 19 points in a hot-shooting second half to spark No. 9 Kansas past No. 15 Iowa State 89-76 on Monday night. Selden, after missing all three of his shots and scoring only one point in the first half, drilled four of his first five 3-pointers after intermission, […]

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No. 9 Kansas drops Kansas State »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Perry Ellis had 16 points and 12 rebounds and No. 9 Kansas bolted to a big lead in the opening minutes Saturday in a 68-57 victory Saturday over Kansas State. Ellis had a double-double at halftime, with 13 points and 10 rebounds as the Jayhawks (18-3, 7-1 Big 12) beat their […]

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No. 9 Kansas holds on for win at TCU »

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By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Basketball Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Frank Mason III scored 16 points with a couple of key shots in the go-ahead run and No. 9 Kansas held on for a 64-61 victory at TCU after his missed free throws Wednesday night. The Big 12-leading Jayhawks (17-3, 6-1 Big 12), who […]

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