Jayhawks beat Maryland to reach Elite Eight

Published March 24, 2016

In a city and state known for horse racing, the Kansas University men’s basketball team saddled up its Thoroughbred on Thursday night at the KFC Yum! Center and rode him into the Elite Eight. KU senior Perry Ellis scored a tournament-high 27 points on 10-of-17 shooting and 7-of-7 from the free-throw line to lead the Jayhawks to a 77-63 victory over fifth-seeded Maryland in the Sweet 16.

Sweet 16 Media Day — Kansas vs. Maryland

Published March 23, 2016

As the South region’s No. 1 seed, the Kansas Jayhawks, prepare to face 5th-seeded Maryland in Louisville, Kentucky, the players and coaches went through interviews with the media and an open practice Wednesday afternoon at the KFC Yum! Center. Get the highlights from the KUsports.com team at our live blog.

Moving on: Jayhawks beat UConn to advance

Published March 19, 2016

After back-to-back early exits from the NCAA Tournament in the second round, Kansas got back to the Sweet 16 with a 73-61 win over Connecticut in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday night. The top-seeded Jayhawks (32-4) move on to the South regional semifinals, in Louisville, Kentucky.

Jayhawks and Huskies headed toward Saturday showdown

Published March 18, 2016

As the Kansas Jayhawks and Connecticut Huskies go through their off day media obligations at Wells Fargo Arena Friday afternoon, the KUsports.com team will keep you updated right here. Keep checking in to hear what the coaches and players are talking about, headed into a Saturday night matchup for a trip to the Sweet 16.

Jayhawks move on to second round, beat APSU 105-79

Published March 17, 2016

Kansas, the No. 1 overall seed in the field, opened its 2016 NCAA Tournament run with a 105-79 drubbing of Austin Peay in Des Moines, Iowa.

KU’s voice: Bob Davis ‘calls ’em as he sees ’em’

Published March 16, 2016

A look back at the play-by-play career of Kansas radio legend Bob Davis.

12 KU players most responsible for the conference-crown winning streak

Published March 15, 2016

The 12 KU players most responsible for the conference-crown winning streak, according to Tom Keegan.

NCAA Tournament: 27 in a row and counting

Published March 14, 2016

The Kansas University men's basketball team's 2016 trip to the NCAA Tournament marks the 27th consecutive year that the Jayhawks have earned a spot in the Big Dance. That streak is the longest active streak in the country and speaks to the incredible success and consistency enjoyed by head coaches Roy Williams and Bill Self during that time.

Bill Self reacts to KU's draw, South region

Published March 13, 2016

Now that the brackets are out and the No. 1-ranked Kansas Jayhawks (30-4) know where they’re headed (Des Moines) and who they’ll play (Austin Peay), Kansas coach Bill Self reacted to Sunday’s NCAA Tournament news at a press conference. Here are the highlights.

Live from Sprint Center: Kansas vs. West Virginia — Big 12 title game

Published March 12, 2016

The 12-time defending regular-season champions in the Big 12, Kansas looks for its 10th all-time Big 12 Tournament crown Saturday night in Kansas City, Mo., against West Virginia. The No. 1-ranked Jayhawks (29-4) split two meetings with the No. 9 Mountaineers this year (26-7), with each team protecting its home court.

Jayhawks move on to Big 12 title game

Published March 11, 2016

Day 2 of the Big 12 Tournament brought a legitimate challenge for No. 1-ranked Kansas, but the Jayhawks beat No. 22 Baylor 70-66 to advance to the championship game on Saturday night.

Jayhawks open postseason by beating Wildcats

Published March 10, 2016

No. 1-ranked Kansas got off to a hot start in the postseason with a 85-63 victory over rival Kansas State at the Big 12 Tournament, in Kansas City, Mo.