Jayhawks to Face Longhorns for Big 12 Championship Title
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In a battle of two Associated Press Top-10 teams, No. 3 Kansas (27-6) will face No. 7 Texas (25-8) in the title game of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship, Saturday, March 11, at 5 p.m. CT. The contest will be televised on ESPN.
- 1 seed Kansas advanced to its 16th Big 12, 24th all-time, conference tournament title game with a 71-58 win against Iowa State, March 10, in the semifinals of the 2023 Big 12 Championship. No. 2 seed Texas defeated TCU, 66-60, on March 10 to reach the Championship game.
- KU has won 16 postseason league tournament titles and 12 in the Big 12 era. KU (12), ISU (5), OU (3) and OSU (2) are active league members with multiple Big 12 tournament titles.
- Kansas leads the overall series with Texas, 37-13, including a 5-1 record in the Big 12 Championship and a 3-0 record in T-Mobile Center.
- Kansas won its 21st Big 12 and NCAA-leading 64th all-time conference regular-season title in 2023, the 17th under Bill Self.