KU Men’s Basketball

Game Day Breakdown – No. 3 Kansas vs. Iowa State

No. 3 Kansas Jayhawks (22-3 overall, 11-1 Big 12) vs. Iowa State (11-14 overall, 4-8 Big 12) Time: 8 p.m. | Location: Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence, Kansas TV: ESPN | Radio: IMG Jayhawk Radio Network Log on to KUsports.com for our live game blog coverage and follow the KUsports.com staff on ...

Benton Smith: Mature Udoka Azubuike knows when to let loose

After spending so much of Saturday’s matchup with Oklahoma dealing with two or three defenders when the ball made its way to his massive hands, Udoka Azubuike wouldn’t be bottled up physically or emotionally any longer. The Kansas center’s patience and persistent energy in spite of a ...

Notebook: Jayhawks happy with where they are at, still hungry for Big 12 title

There are still a couple of weeks to go in the Big 12 basketball race, but third-ranked Kansas is not basing its well-being on its position in the conference standings. One game behind No. 1 Baylor heading into Saturday’s 87-70 victory over Oklahoma at Allen Fieldhouse, the Jayhawks are ...

Marcus Garrett nets 6 triples, No. 3 Kansas overwhelms Oklahoma in 87-70 win

On Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, the zone that Kansas junior Marcus Garrett has been in on defense spilled over to his offense during an 87-70 KU victory over Oklahoma. For the second time this week, the junior from Dallas sparked a Kansas run with a series of steals that flipped the ...

Quick recap: No. 3 Kansas rolls past Oklahoma for 87-70 win

With sophomore point guard Devon Dotson back in the mix, No. 3 Kansas had no problem taking care of business with an 87-70 win over Oklahoma on Saturday in Allen Fieldhouse. Dotson missed the first meeting against the Sooners, but was a pivotal reason why the Jayhawks completed the season ...

Game Day Breakdown – No. 3 Kansas vs. Oklahoma

No. 3 Kansas Jayhawks (21-3 overall, 10-1 Big 12) vs. Oklahoma (16-8 overall, 6-5 Big 12) Time: 11 a.m. Saturday | Location: Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence, Kansas TV: ESPN | Radio: IMG Jayhawk Radio Network Log on to KUsports.com for our live game blog coverage and follow the KUsports.com ...

Jayhawks need to give Isaiah Moss some help outside the arc

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2020/feb/08/330865/ There’s no question that Kansas coach Bill Self is happy with the recent play of his team’s 3-point specialist, Isaiah Moss. “Why wouldn’t I be?” Self said Friday, when asked about the surging senior marksman, who helped No. 3 ...

Senior shooter Isaiah Moss adds emotion to game to help Kansas upend West Virginia

Having known senior guard Isaiah Moss longer than anyone on the roster, Kansas point guard Devon Dotson is the Jayhawks’ resident expert on Moss’ demeanor and what makes him tick. Early in his high school career, Dotson got to know Moss when he watched the first-year KU guard play on ...

Complementary play of Ochai Agbaji easy to overlook

His name isn’t the first, second or even third to come up in most conversations about the No. 3-ranked Kansas basketball team. Nevertheless, the underappreciated Ochai Agbaji has proven instrumental for the Jayhawks in their pursuit of No. 1 Baylor. So gifted athletically, the sophomore ...

No. 3 Kansas rallies past No. 14 West Virginia to earn another tough road win

Morgantown, W.Va. — After years of experiencing late-game collapses in gruesome battles at WVU Coliseum, the Kansas men’s basketball team now knows how it feels to turn the other direction on those “country roads” for which West Virginia is famous. There still were plenty of gruesome ...

Benton Smith: Udoka Azubuike reclaims the paint just in time for KU

Morgantown, W.Va. — A shift of power in the paint Wednesday night at WVU Coliseum made a massive difference for No. 3 Kansas. With West Virginia freshman big man Oscar Tshiebwe doubling as a force of nature at times in the first half against the Jayhawks, KU would need its own powerful ...

Notebook: KU coach Bill Self announces freshman Jalen Wilson will redshirt

Morgantown, W.Va. — Just after Wednesday’s 58-49 KU victory over West Virginia, Kansas coach Bill Self announced that freshman Jalen Wilson would sit out the remainder of the 2019-20 season. “He’s officially going to redshirt,” Self said of the 6-foot-8, 210-pound forward from ...

Game Day Breakdown – No. 3 Kansas at No. 14 West Virginia

No. 3 Kansas Jayhawks (20-3 overall, 9-1 Big 12) vs. No. 14 West Virginia Mountaineers (18-5 overall, 6-4 Big 12) Time: 6 p.m. | Location: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, W.Va. TV: Big 12 Now/ESPN+ | Radio: IMG Jayhawk Radio Network Log on to KUsports.com for our live game blog coverage and ...

Jayhawks still No. 3 in latest AP poll

The top two teams in the Big 12 Conference held onto their spots at the top of the Associated Press men’s college basketball poll this week, with Baylor remaining No. 1 and Kansas sticking at No. 3. Gonzaga also stayed put at No. 2, marking the fourth week in a row that the top three in the ...

Kansas to retire Marcus Morris’ No. 22 jersey on Feb. 17

The Kansas men’s basketball program on Monday announced plans to retire the jersey of former KU standout Marcus Morris during a ceremony on Feb. 17 when Kansas plays Iowa State at Allen Fieldhouse. In doing so, the Jayhawks, for the first time in history, will essentially be honoring two ...

Notebook: Early trip to bench leads to dominant day for Udoka Azubuike

Fort Worth, Texas — A little more than three minutes into Saturday’s 60-46 win over TCU at Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self subbed out senior Udoka Azubuike from the game and had a little chat with him on the bench. “Just wake up,” Self said, sharing ...