No. 3/4 Kansas (8-1, 2-0) will host No. 8/9 Texas (7-1, 1-0) to kick off the new year in a battle of top-10 men’s basketball teams Saturday, Jan. 2, in Allen Fieldhouse. The contest will tip at 11 a.m. (CT) and will be televised on ESPN2.
Kansas sophomore Christian Braun (pronounced Brown) has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. The award is selected by a media panel which covers the league. (photo by Nick Krug)
Kansas men’s basketball players Kelly Oubre Jr., and Andrew Wiggins will be part of the first official game of the 2020-21 NBA season Tuesday, Dec. 22, while defending champion Markieff Morris plays against his twin brother Marcus Morris in the second game of the night. There are 11 Jayhawks on 2020-21 NBA opening-day rosters.