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Big, Big Monday on tap for Jayhawks, Sooners

Who's that Spartan in my teepee? (It's me! It's me!)

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The Day After: Mauling the Bears | Tale of the Tait |

As if there were any doubt about which team was the team to beat for the 2015-16 Big 12 title, the Jayhawks got their quest for a 12th consecutive conference championship off to a fantastic start, spanking a ranked team at home, where it's going to be awfully difficult for anybody to come in and have success.

Jayhawks to Host Sooners on ESPN Big Monday

Oklahoma is one of three teams in NCAA Division I that is undefeated along with SMU and South Carolina.

Big, big, big Big Monday: KU, OU gird for ‘ridiculous’ matchup |

Loud on Saturday for Kansas University’s Big 12 opener against No. 23-ranked Baylor, Allen Fieldhouse should be really rocking during tonight’s battle between the likely Nos. 1 and 2 teams in the land.

Getting to know Oklahoma before KU's mega Monday showdown | Smithology |

It’s only the first week of January, so there just might be plenty of mega college basketball matchups to devour in the months ahead. But for now, there is no bigger game in the nation than the coming Big Monday showdown between one-loss Kansas and undefeated Oklahoma.

Previewing huge Oklahoma vs Kansas matchup |

If there is one team that can end Kansas’ stranglehold on the Big 12, it’s the team visiting Allen Fieldhouse on Monday night. Oklahoma and their superstar Buddy Hield are bringing their likely number 2 ranking into Kansas to try and do what few have been able to do, beat Bill Self and Kansas at home.

The floor is yours Kansas Jayhawks and Oklahoma Sooners offer Madness on a January Monday

Lawrence, Kansas, might feel like Houston. Final Four-like drama. America's best teams. A pair of potential No. 1 seeds. Two squads that crack the top 10 of Ken Pomeroy's offensive and defensive efficiency ratings. Madness on a Monday just four days into 2016.

Still looking for a true No. 1 team in college hoops? We've got the answer: Kansas | FOX Sports

In a season where there is no true best team in college hoops, it feels safe to call this group of Jayhawks not just the No. 1-ranked team -- which doesn't mean all that much, especially in January -- but the best team.

Women's BBall - Kansas Drops Big 12 Home Opener to Mountaineers, 65-45

The Jayhawks were led by sophomore guard Lauren Aldridge, who logged 16 points on 50 percent shooting from the field, including all three of the team's long-range baskets.

Lions’ Bledsoe on losing West team at Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl |

Bledsoe, a four-star recruit by, has narrowed his final college choices to Kansas, Oklahoma, Baylor, Oregon and North Carolina State.

- College Sports -

On the Quad: Iowa, Villanova, and Kansas - Men's College Basketball Blog- ESPN

Beating Kansas is what Michigan State’s Valentine used as a springboard into front-runner status in the national player of the year conversation. It could do the same for Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield, who is currently No. 1 in the Ken Pomeroy player of the year standings.

No. 1 vs. No. 2: Teams, facts and all-time stats in college hoops history -

When 12-0 Oklahoma plays at 12-1 Kansas on Monday night, Allen Fieldhouse will serve as host of the 40th episode in college hoops history featuring a matchup of No. 1 vs. No. 2.

Youngest Gronkowski brother leaving Kansas State for the NFL Draft -

In a somewhat surprising move, Kansas State junior fullback Glenn Gronkowski revealed Saturday night that he plans to leave school early for the 2016 NFL Draft. He told Sports Illustrated that it was “time to move on.”

- Professional Sports -

Monday Musings: The matchups that will decide each NFL wild-card game -

The Broncos earned the top seed Sunday in the AFC when they beat San Diego after New England lost at Miami. The AFC seeds go like this: 1. Denver. 2. New England. 3. Cincinnati. 4. Houston. 5. Kansas City. 6. Pittsburgh. The NFC looks like this: 1. Carolina. 2. Arizona. 3. Minnesota. 4. Washington. 5. Green Bay. 6. Seattle.

Sean Lee sits out meaningless game and it costs Cowboys LB $2 million -

Sean Lee sat out a meaningless game against the Redskins on Sunday and as a result of an escalator clause in his contract, it will cost him $2 million.

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WATCH: Bobby Hurley explodes for 2016's best ejection of the year so far -

Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley was always known as a fiery player at Duke, and that has carried over to his time on the sidelines. On Sunday, he took things to the extreme in his first game against the Sun Devils' rival Arizona.