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.
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.
Kansas Athletics recognized some of its top current and former student-athletes and presented the 2022 class of 92 graduating seniors their K Rings at the Jayhawk Senior Celebration inside the Kansas Union Monday night.
The Kansas Jayhawks will welcome the Texas Southern Tigers for a two-game series beginning with the Buck O’Neil Classic on Tuesday night at Legends Field in Kansas City at 6 p.m. CT. Fans wishing to purchase tickets can contact the Kansas ticket office at 785-864-3141.
The Kansas Men’s Golf team captured its fifth tournament championship of the season on Sunday when the Jayhawks won the Hawkeye Invitational at Finkbine Golf Course by two shots over host Iowa. Senior Harry Hillier paced the Jayhawks and won the tournament at -8, earning the second win of his distinguished career.
The Kansas Men’s Golf team jumped out in front of play at the Hawkeye Invitational on Saturday and stayed there through two rounds, leading the tournament by nine shots heading into Sunday’s third and final round.
Two solo home runs by Baylor in the seventh inning lifted the Bears to a 6-5 win in the rubber match on Saturday afternoon at Baylor Ballpark. Redshirt freshman first baseman Cooper McMurray had his first career three-hit day at the plate, including a solo home run in the third inning.