KU Women’s Basketball

Trio of transfer portal entries leaves KU women’s team needing new depth

Returning players will be the minority on next year’s Kansas women’s basketball team. Paris Gaines, Skyler Gill and Zsófia Telegdy are all in the transfer portal, a KU spokesperson confirmed Monday, running the total number of offseason departures from the Jayhawks’ roster to ...

Big 12 delays Mexico initiative

The Big 12 Conference announced Tuesday morning that its Big 12 Mexico project, which would have brought the Kansas men's and women's basketball teams to Mexico City for games against Houston on Dec. 14, has been delayed "with a new target date of 2025." "Since Big 12 Mexico was announced ...

Mayberry will return to KU for 2024-25 season

Kansas senior point guard Wyvette Mayberry will use her extra year of COVID-19 eligibility and return to the team next season, she announced on Instagram Thursday afternoon. Mayberry had gone through senior-night festivities at the end of the season, casting some doubt on whether she would be ...

Jayhawks’ third-quarter comeback falls short in second-round loss to No. 1 USC

In a matchup against No. 1 USC, Kansas proved that it could hang with the best of the best, at least for three quarters of play. However, the Jayhawks dropped the second-round NCAA Tournament game 73-55 on Monday night in Los Angeles after coming back multiple times to make things ...

KU looks back on Michigan comeback, ahead to Monday’s matchup with USC

After a thrilling fourth-quarter comeback turned into an overtime victory over No. 9 Michigan in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the Jayhawks are ready to continue to shock the world in their second-round matchup against top-seeded USC on Monday. “I feel like we’ll match up pretty ...

KU women force overtime, rally past Michigan to make round two of NCAA Tournament

After sinking to a 10-point deficit with six minutes to play in the fourth quarter, Kansas’ defensive play and the resurgence of top-scoring duo S’Mya Nichols and Taiyanna Jackson led to a stunning comeback for an 81-72 win over Michigan on Saturday afternoon in Los Angeles. “I ...