On a night created to honor Buck O’Neil, the Kansas Jayhawks won a 7-6 thriller over the Texas Southern Tigers at Legends Field in the inaugural Buck O'Neil Classic. Sophomore shortstop Maui Ahuna drove in the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning on a sacrifice fly.
Following Kansas Tennis’ 4-0 win over No. 53 Kansas State to close out the regular season, the Jayhawks will travel south to Fort Worth, Texas to participate in the Big 12 tournament on Friday April 22nd at 9 a.m.
Following a weekend off, Kansas Rowing will return to action this weekend in Raleigh, North Carolina, where the Jayhawks will compete in the Lake Wheeler Invite, a two-day regatta starting on Friday, April 23.
Kansas finished off a two-game midweek series sweep of Texas Southern on Wednesday afternoon with a 16-5 win in seven innings. Redshirt junior third baseman Dylan Ditzenberger matched his career high with four hits.
Kansas Softball (14-25, 2-10 Big 12) will head to Wichita to take on the Wichita State Shockers (24-13, 7-2 American Athletic) on Wednesday, April 20 at 6 p.m. CT at Wilkins Stadium. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+.
Guard Wyvette Mayberry has signed a financial aid agreement to play basketball at Kansas, KU head coach Brandon Schneider announced Tuesday. A transfer from the University of Tulsa, Mayberry will be a junior at Kansas in 2022-23.