All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. And for the 27th-consecutive season, dating back to , every game on the Kansas men's basketball schedule will be televised.
Kansas will have 31 of its 33 contests televised on the ESPN family of networks. Those 31 games will also be available via the ESPN app.
Among those 31 games are the six games two exhibition, four early-season produced by the Jayhawk Television Network. CBS will broadcast two games - Saturday, Feb.
Kansas, time defending Big 12 regular-season champion, will play each conference foe twice in the round-robin format that began in The Jayhawks are versus the Cyclones on Big Monday, including at home.
Since the inception of the Big 12 in , Kansas is all-time on ESPN Big Monday at home and on the road , including under head coach Bill Self at home and on the road.
Kansas released its non-conference schedule in June. It features contests against perennial powers Michigan State to open the regular season Nov.
Additionally, the Jayhawks will host Stanford Dec.
KU will play at Arizona State Dec. Preseason top-5 in most outlets, Kansas returns two starters and six letterwinners from last season's team that advanced to KU's 15th Final Four and won an NCAA-record-breaking 14th-straight regular-season conference title, a streak which started in Senior guard Lagerald Vick Azubuike led the nation with a Other returning regulars include sophomore guard Marcus Garrett 4.
Kansas welcomes nine newcomers, three of whom have been in the program for more than a year.
Junior forward Dedric Lawson and his brother, sophomore K. Lawson, transferred from Memphis following the season, as did sophomore guard Charlie Moore from California.
Additionally, Kansas City standout guard Ochai Agbaji will attempt to have an immediate impact his freshman year at KU. Copyright Scripps Media, Inc.