KU Women’s Basketball

KU women’s rally comes up short at No. 19 West Virginia

A fourth quarter resurgence had the Jayhawks on the brink of a comeback Wednesday night at West Virginia, before one of the hottest teams in the country sent Kansas back home with a 69-61 defeat. A crossover and drive to the hoop from sophomore guard Zakiyah Franklin could’ve put KU’s ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 West Virginia7-314-5 Oklahoma7-412-5 Texas6-412-5 Kansas7-513-7 Texas Tech6-514-6 Oklahoma ...

Jayhawks aiming for more balanced scoring

After hitting an offensive lull recently, members of the Kansas women’s basketball team know the balanced scoring that carried them to a win over TCU can’t be a one-off. Ahead of the Jayhawks’ road trip to face No. 19 West Virginia, they bounced back from a three-game stretch in which ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 West Virginia6-313-5 Oklahoma7-412-5 Texas Tech6-414-5 Kansas7-513-7 Texas5-411-5 Oklahoma ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Monday, Feb. 8, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 West Virginia6-313-5 Oklahoma7-412-5 Texas Tech6-414-5 Texas5-411-5 Kansas6-512-7 Oklahoma ...

KU’s defensive ‘energy and intensity’ keys 2nd half rally in win over TCU

A stellar start to the fourth quarter allowed the Kansas women’s basketball team to put an end to its four-game losing streak with an 82-72 win over TCU on Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse. Freshman forward Ioanna Chatzileonti scored 11 of her career-high 17 points in the fourth. But the Jayhawks ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 West Virginia6-313-5 Oklahoma7-412-5 Texas Tech6-414-5 Texas5-411-5 Kansas6-512-7 Oklahoma ...

KU women’s basketball team set to play third game in six days

Finally at the finish line of a busy week, the players on the Kansas women’s basketball team figure to have their conditioning tested Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, when the Jayhawks play their third game in six days. Some reshuffling of the schedule became necessary for KU when it ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Friday, Feb. 5, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 Texas5-311-4 West Virginia5-312-5 Oklahoma6-411-5 Kansas6-412-6 Texas Tech5-413-5 Oklahoma ...

Baylor women roll past Kansas, 83-50, in Waco, Texas

Baylor forward NaLyssa Smith recorded a double-double of 17 points and 10 rebounds, two of her teammates finished a single point and rebound away from joining her, and eighth-ranked Baylor rolled over Kansas 83-50 on Thursday night in Waco, Texas. The loss dropped Kansas to 6-9 overall and ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 Texas5-311-4 West Virginia5-312-5 Oklahoma6-411-5 Kansas6-412-6 Texas Tech5-413-5 Oklahoma ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor9-017-0 Texas5-311-4 West Virginia5-312-5 Oklahoma6-411-5 Kansas6-412-6 Texas Tech5-413-5 Oklahoma ...

In rematch, KU again overwhelmed by Oklahoma State in 2nd half

A rematch with Oklahoma State on Tuesday in Stillwater, Okla., played out much like Round 1 did three days earlier in Lawrence for the Kansas women’s basketball team. What was a tight game at intermission quickly evolved into a blowout, and the Jayhawks fell, 82-55, inside Gallagher-Iba ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Sorted by win-loss percentage.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor8-016-0 Texas5-211-3 Oklahoma6-411-5 West Virginia4-311-5 Kansas5-411-6 Texas Tech5-413-5 Oklahoma ...

Jayhawks facing quick rematch after blowout loss to OSU

Coming off their largest defeat of the season, a 24-point home loss on Saturday, Kansas women’s basketball players are facing the unique challenge of turning around and facing their victors again. The same Oklahoma State team that crushed KU, 75-51, awaits the Jayhawks in Stillwater, Okla., ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Monday, Feb. 1, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2021.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor8-016-0 Texas5-211-3 Oklahoma6-311-4 West Virginia4-311-5 Kansas5-411-6 Oklahoma St.4-411-4 Texas Tech4-412-5 TCU2-59-7 Kansas ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor8-016-0 Texas5-211-3 Oklahoma6-311-4 West Virginia4-311-5 Kansas5-411-6 Oklahoma St.4-411-4 Texas Tech4-412-5 TCU2-59-7 Kansas ...

Oklahoma State races away from KU in 2nd half

Although the Jayhawks opened their Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse going toe to toe defensively with Oklahoma State, the Kansas women’s basketball team couldn’t maintain that down the stretch. OSU torched KU in the third quarter, turning a two-point game at intermission into a 75-51 ...

Early double-digit holes have plagued KU women’s basketball team of late

After seeing his team fall behind significantly in three of its previous four games, Kansas women’s basketball coach Brandon Schneider hopes his Jayhawks can put an end to the trend when they face Oklahoma State Saturday afternoon. KU found itself in a 10-point hole after one quarter of play ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Friday, Jan. 29, 2021

Standings and schedule are current as of 6 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2021.   Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor8-015-0 Texas5-211-3 Oklahoma6-310-4 West Virginia4-311-4 Kansas5-411-5 Oklahoma St.4-410-4 Texas Tech4-411-5 TCU2-59-6 Kansas ...