Kansas track and field junior Rylee Anderson was named a Co-Big 12 Conference Women’s Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced on Thursday, after tying a 29-year high jump school record by clearing 1.86m (6-1.25 ft.) at the KU-KSU-WSU Triangular on Saturday.
Despite eight blocks from Taiyanna Jackson and a furious fourth-quarter rally, the Kansas Jayhawks fell to in-state foe Kansas State in the Dillons Sunflower Showdown, 69-61, Wednesday night, Jan. 19, at Bramlage Coliseum.
ESPN announced during the Kansas at Oklahoma game on Jan. 18 that ESPN College GameDay Covered by State Farm will broadcast live on Saturday, Jan. 29 in advance of the Kentucky at Kansas men’s basketball game.
Aqib Talib’s list of career accomplishments are a mile long. MVP. All-Pro. Pro Bowls. Super Bowl Champion. But celebrating his time in Lawrence is one that will always have a special place in his heart. This is the Jayhawker Podcast featuring former Kansas playmaker Aqib Talib.
The first round of the Dillons Sunflower Showdown takes place on Wednesday, Jan. 19, at Bramlage Coliseum as the Kansas Jayhawks travel to Manhattan, Kan., to face the Kansas State Wildcats. Tipoff is set for 6:30 p.m. CT and the game will be televised on Big 12 NOW on ESPN+.
Kansas senior Ochai Agbaji has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. This is the second time Agbaji has won the award this season and third time he has received a conference weekly honor in his career.
The Kansas Jayhawks dropped a back-and-forth thriller to No. 14/13 Baylor on Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, with the Bears pulling out an 82-79 win thanks to four free throws in the final eight seconds.