The Kansas Jayhawks are headed to the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament for the 10th time in program history. KU will head to Omaha, Nebraska to take on the Oregon Ducks in the first round. The match will take place on Thursday, Dec. 2 at 4:30 p.m. CT in the D.J. Sokol Arena.
Head Coach Lance Leipold announced Monday that defensive line coach Kwahn Drake and cornerbacks coach Chevis Jackson will not be returning to the coaching staff. Jordan Peterson and Taiwo Onatolu, who both served as senior analysts this past season, have been promoted to on-field coaches.
In the consolation final of the ESPN Events Invitational, Kansas bounced back with a 96-83 win against Iona at HP Field House at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. A matchup that featured a combined 1,521 wins between hall of fame head coaches Bill Self and Rick Pitino, who never coached against each other, finished with Self’s squad having the edge.
In a battle of hall of fame coaches, No. 4/3 Kansas (4-1) will face Iona (6-1) in the consolation finals of the ESPN Events Invitational on Nov. 28, at 12 p.m. (Central) at HP Field House on the campus of Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex. The game will be televised on ESPN.
📸 Jayhawks Fall in Season Finale to West Virginia, 34-28
The Kansas Jayhawks will honor 15 seniors on Saturday to close out the 2021 season, when they host the West Virginia Mountaineers to David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. on FS1.