No. 7 Kansas (15-2, 4-1) concludes its two-game road trip at Kansas State (10-7, 2-4), Jan. 22, for the Dillons Sunflower Showdown. Tip from Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas, is set for 3 p.m. (Central) and the game will be televised on Big 12 NOW on ESPN+.
In one of the strongest fields for a non-NCAA Tournament, Kansas women’s golf will open the 2022 spring season hosting the Rapsodo Match in the Desert at the Lost Gold Golf Course in Gold Canyon, Arizona from Sunday, January 23 to Monday, January 24.
Kansas super-senior defensive end Kyron Johnson accepted an invitation to attend the 2022 Reese’s Senior Bowl on Friday, which will take place on Saturday, February 5 at Hancock Whitney Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.
For Saturday’s Dillons Sunflower Showdown men’s basketball game, Kansas and Kansas State will honor two former players who broke the color barrier at each institution in 1951-52 - LaVannes Squires of Kansas and Gene Wilson of Kansas State.
Kansas Women’s Basketball returns to Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday, Jan. 22, as the Jayhawks continue Big 12 play against Texas Tech. Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. CT and the game will be televised on Big 12 NOW on ESPN+.
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.