KU Women’s Basketball

KU women’s hoops comeback falls just short in 77-73 loss at Baylor

The Kansas women’s basketball team cut its deficit to just two points with 12 seconds left in the fourth quarter at Baylor on Wednesday night, but senior guard Holly Kersgieter’s team-high 20 points weren’t enough to complete the comeback, and the Jayhawks fell 77-73. It was a rough ...

Mayberry, Jackson dominate Wildcats in Sunflower Showdown victory for Kansas

Junior guard Wyvette Mayberry and senior center Taiyanna Jackson carried the load for Kansas as the Jayhawks dominated in the paint in an 85-72 win over Kansas State in Sunday’s Sunflower Showdown at Allen Fieldhouse. Both teams had a rough shooting start to the match, with Kansas’ first ...

KU women look to get back on track vs. K-State on ESPNU

Fresh off of becoming one of 15 players in the country added to the Naismith Defensive Player of the Year watch list, Kansas senior Taiyanna Jackson will lead the Jayhawks into a battle with in-state rival Kansas State at Allen Fieldhouse on Sunday. The game is the first of two installments ...

Iowa State brings the 3s in win over Kansas women

The Kansas women attacked the paint early against No. 18 Iowa State on Saturday, but it wasn’t enough to overcome the sheer number of 3s the Cyclones rained down throughout KU’s 64-50 loss on the road. Iowa State (13-4 overall, 5-2 Big 12) scored all 15 of its first-quarter points from ...

Jayhawks still 2nd in AP poll with 23 first-place votes; 6 Big 12 teams now ranked

Following a wild week that saw 11 of the 25 teams ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 lose at least once, the top four spots remained unchanged on Monday. Bill Self’s Kansas Jayhawks remained in the No. 2 spot — behind Houston — while Purdue and Alabama landed at Nos. 3 and 4. The ...