Kansas swimming and diving was a little better, after a little drive – eight miles – and a little rest – less than 20 hours – between competitions, as freshman Haley Bishop claimed an individual win and helped the Jayhawks win the 400-yard medley relay in a double dual split against the University of Miami and Rutgers at Whitten University Center Pool. Kansas outscored Rutgers, 176.5-123.5, but fell to Miami, 178-120 in the Florida sun Saturday.
GALLERY | RESULTS // The Kansas track and field teams combined for 22 event victories including 15 of 19 events on the women's side as the Jayhawks kicked off 2016 at the Bill Easton Classic Friday inside Anschutz Pavilion. The KU women were nearly perfect on the track, claiming wins in 11 of the 12 running events, while 11 Jayhawk men turned in career best marks in their first outing of the New Year.
No. 2/1 Oklahoma is likely the toughest test the Kansas State men’s basketball team will have faced this season when it plays the Sooners on Saturday in Norman, Okla. — tipping at 3:30 p.m. on ESPNews.
Junior Akela Jones was named to the 2016 Preseason Bowerman Trophy watch list, the USTFCCCA announced on Wednesday.
Bryce Hinde swam to a pair of second-place finishes and Kansas swimmers Haley Bishop and Madison Straight add two more, but the highlights were few as the Jayhawks dropped two decisions to No. 13 North Carolina State and Florida International at Biscayne Bay Aquatic Center Friday afternoon. Kansas was defeated by the Wolfpack, 161-119, and was edged by FIU, 150.5-148.5.
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West Virginia shot better than 50 percent for the game and at times, seemed unstoppable from behind the arc.
The Kansas State’s women’s track and field team earned a fourth-place national ranking with 120.25 points — the Wildcats’ best-ever ranking for the women.
Kansas women's basketball takes a break from hosting Big 12 Conference opponents to hit the road for a league game at Iowa State. The Jayhawks travel to Ames on Saturday, Jan. 9, with tipoff slated for 7 p.m., on Cyclone.tv and the Jayhawk Radio Network.
In the midst of an intense three-week training camp the Jayhawks will utilize back-to-back double duals against some of the country's top teams to prepare for the championship portion of the season that awaits.