Archive for Sunday, August 31, 2008

KU basketball defeats Ottawa, 95-60

Jayhawks complete exhibition trip to Canada with victory

August 31, 2008, 6:18 p.m. Updated August 31, 2008, 9:24 p.m.


The Kansas men's basketball team defeated Ottawa University, 95-60, in the Jayhawks' final exhibition game in Ottawa, Canada.

Unofficial KU point totals

Mario Little 21, Tyshawn Taylor 20, Quintrell Thomas 12, Cole Aldrich 10, Travis Releford 7, Matt Kleinmann 6, Tyrel Reed 5, Conner Teahan 5, Brennan Bechard 5, Tyrone Appleton 2, Chase Buford 2.

Little also added eight assists to go along with seven rebounds.

After the game, Little revealed he played all weekend with a stress fracture in his lower left leg. He said he suffered it last year at Chipola (Fla.) Community College. He said he did not need surgery, but would take a couple of weeks off of physical activity for it to heal.

Brady Morningstar (ankle) and Sherron Collins (knee) both sat out with injuries.


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