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Baylor vs Kansas Open Game Thread

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(1) Kansas takes on (4) Baylor at Sprint Center in the semifinals of the Big 12 Tournament.

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If you'd like to get yourself reacquainted with Baylor, here is the preview before our first matchup with the Bears and here is the preview before our second matchup.

The Jayhawks are 25-7 (13-5) and coming off a 64-59 win against TCU on Thursday afternoon in the quarterfinal round of the Big 12 Tournament. Kansas finished ranked #9 in the final regular season AP Poll.

Baylor comes in ranked #16 with an 24-8 (11-7) record. The Bears are coming off an 80-70 win against West Virginia in the second round of the Big 12 Tournament yesterday morning.

In the prior matchups this season, Kansas squeaked past Baylor by a 56-55 count in Waco and held the Bears at bay by a 74-64 score in Allen Fieldhouse.

The Jayhawks are 23-4 all-time versus Baylor. Bill Self is 15-3 versus the Bears while at Kansas.

Self won his 350th win at Kansas yesterday, making him the fastest coach in KU history to get to 350 wins. It took Bill Self 426 games to win 350; Roy Williams took 430 games to win 350.

(1) Kansas vs (4) Baylor
Time 6:00 PM
Location Kansas City, MO
Stadium Sprint Center (18,972)
Series KU Leads, 23-4
Television ESPN or ESPN2
Radio Jayhawk Radio Network
Affiliate List
Satellite: SiriusXM (N/A)
Online (Free): Jayhawk Digital Passport
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