2020-21 Kansas men’s basketball season preview

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Kansas’ men’s basketball team will get straight back to business when the 2020-21 season kicks off on Thanksgiving, Nov. 26. But there are a lot of new faces on the team and a handful of veterans whose roles will be changing and evolving. In this section, we’ll take a look at Kansas’ roster and make a few predictions about each Jayhawk — specifically, one thing he will do this season, one thing he won’t and one thing he might.

2020-21 KU Men’s Basketball Preview


Player previews

• Marcus Garrett

• Mitch Lightfoot

• Ochai Agbaji

• David McCormack

• Tyon Grant-Foster

• Christian Braun

• Jalen Wilson

• Tristan Enaruna

• Dajuan Harris

• Gethro Muscadin

• Bryce Thompson

• Latrell Jossell


More analysis

• McCormack will need to do many things that Azubuike did


Schedule

Here’s Kansas’ schedule for 2020-21. Home games are in bold; times are to be determined unless otherwise noted.

• Nov. 26: vs. Gonzaga (in Fort Myers, Fla.), 12:30 p.m.

• Nov. 27: vs. St. Joseph’s (in Fort Myers, Fla.), 1 p.m.

• Dec. 1: vs. Kentucky (venue TBD)

• Dec. 3: vs. Washburn, 7 p.m.

• Dec. 5: vs. North Dakota State

• Dec. 8: vs. Creighton

• Dec. 11: vs. Omaha

• Dec. 13: vs. Tarleton State

• Dec. 17: at Texas Tech

• Dec. 22: vs. West Virginia

• Jan. 2: vs. Texas

• Jan. 5: at TCU

• Jan. 9: vs. Oklahoma

• Jan. 12: at Oklahoma State

• Jan. 16: vs. Iowa State

• Jan. 18: at Baylor

• Jan. 23: at Oklahoma

• Jan. 26: vs. TCU

• Jan. 30: at Tennessee

• Feb. 2: vs. Kansas State

• Feb. 6: at West Virginia

• Feb. 8: vs. Oklahoma State

• Feb. 13: at Iowa State

• Feb. 16: at Kansas State

• Feb. 20: vs. Texas Tech

• Feb. 22: at Texas

• Feb. 27: vs. Baylor

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