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Alexander, No. 11 Kansas dump No. 17 Texas »

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By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Cliff Alexander had 15 points and nine rebounds, and No. 11 Kansas beat No. 17 Texas 75-62 on Saturday for a key road win in the rugged Big 12. The Jayhawks easily handled Texas’ size advantage inside and got timely 3-point shooting to break the […]

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No. 11 Kansas blows big lead, holds off No. 19 Sooners »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Kelly Oubre Jr. scored 19 points, converting two driving layups in the closing minutes, and No. 11 Kansas held on after blowing a 20-point first-half lead for an 85-78 victory over No. 19 Oklahoma on Monday night. Perry Ellis added 16 points, Cliff Alexander had […]

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KU’s Oubre named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for second time »

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Kansas Athletics IRVING, Texas – Kansas men’s basketball freshman Kelly Oubre, Jr., was name the Big 12 Newcomer of the Week in a vote by a media panel, the conference office announcedMonday. This is the second time this season the New Orleans guard has earned the honor. Oubre posted 12.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per […]

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No. 11 Iowa State beats 9th-ranked Kansas »

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By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer AMES, Iowa (AP) — Naz Long scored 20 points and 11th-ranked Iowa State held off No. 9 Kansas 86-81 on Saturday night, recording back-to-back wins over the Jayhawks for the first time in 14 years. Georges Niang had 15 points for the Cyclones (13-3, 3-1 Big 12), who shot […]

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No. 9 Kansas holds on to beat No. 24 Oklahoma State »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Frank Mason III had 16 points and nine rebounds, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 14 points and ninth-ranked Kansas beat No. 24 Oklahoma State 67-57 on Tuesday night to remain perfect in the Big 12. The Jayhawks (14-2) moved to 3-0 in league play for the […]

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Selden sends No. 12 Kansas to over No. 21 Baylor »

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WACO, Texas (AP) – Wayne Selden made three consecutive baskets when No. 12 Kansas needed them most, and the Jayhawks held on for a 56-55 victory over No. 21 Baylor on Wednesday night to win their 24th consecutive conference opener. Selden was 1-for-6 shooting before scoring seven points in a row, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer […]

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New Kansas coach David Beaty begins filling out staff »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Kansas coach David Beaty began filling out his first staff on Tuesday, which includes hiring Rob Likens away from California to serve as his offensive coordinator. Likens had been the Golden Bears’ assistant head coach the past two seasons. Je’Ney Jackson will serve as strength and conditioning coach, Kevin Kane will […]

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Mason, Selden help No. 13 Kansas beat UNLV »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Frank Mason had 18 points and seven assists, Wayne Selden added 16 points and No. 13 Kansas pulled away late to beat UNLV 76-61 on Sunday in the Jayhawks’ non-conference finale. Perry Ellis also had 16 points, Kelly Oubre had 12 points and 10 rebounds […]

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Oubre Jr. helps No. 13 Kansas beat Kent State »

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LAWRENCE, Kansas (AP) – Freshman Kelly Oubre Jr. scored 20 point and Perry Ellis added 15 to help No. 13 Kansas beat Kent State 78-62 on Tuesday night. Jimmy Hall scored 13 points and eight rebounds, and Khaliq Spicer added 11 points and five rebounds for Kent State (8-4). Blunders and bloopers were evident early […]

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No. 10 Kansas holds off No. 13 Utah »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Perry Ellis scored 14 points, including the go-ahead basket in the closing minutes, and No. 10 Kansas held on after blowing a 21-point second-half lead to beat No. 13 Utah 63-60 on Saturday. Jamari Traylor added 13 points and Frank Mason III had 10 […]

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Greene helps No. 10 Kansas past Georgetown »

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By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) – Brannen Greene went 5 for 5 from 3-point range and scored a career-high 19 points Wednesday night as No. 10 Kansas made a basketball statement with a 75-70 win over Georgetown, even as Hoyas players were making a societal statement by wearing “I CAN’T BREATHE” T-shirts […]

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K-State lands five on First Team of All-Big 12 football; Heeney selected for Kansas »

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14 Kansas State Wildcats and  six Kansas Jayhawks have been named to the All-Big 12 football team. The Wildcats have five named to the First Team  headlined by wide receiver Tyler Lockett who also First Team kick/punt returner and named the Special Teams Player of Year. B.J. Finney is also on the First Team and […]

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Traylor will not play for No. 10 KU vs Georgetown »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Kansas forward Jamari Traylor has been suspended for Wednesday night’s game at Georgetown after he was arrested over the weekend for interfering with a police officer. Coach Bill Self said Monday that Traylor would travel with the No. 10 Jayhawks but would not play against the Hoyas. He said that Traylor […]

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