🗓 This Day in Kansas Basketball History: Nov. 5
Kansas is 2-0 all-time on Nov. 5 with both victories coming in exhibition contests. The Jayhawks defeated Washburn, 62-50, on Nov. 5, 2012, and Fort Hays State, 92-75, the following year. In the Fort Hays State victory KU freshman guard Wayne Selden Jr. and sophomore forward Perry Ellis each scored 13 points apiece to lead the Jayhawks. Three other freshmen and future NBA players that contributed in the victory were Frank Mason III (six assists), Andrew Wiggins (10 points) and Joel Embiid 5 (seven rebounds).