Kansas opens up the first round of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic with a "Host Game" against the University of Siena Saints.
Kansas (1-1, 0-0) currently resides at #7 in the AP Poll.
Siena (1-1, 0-0) comes in unranked.
|BASKETBALL||Siena at Kansas|
|Stadium||Allen Fieldhouse (16,300)|
|Series||Kansas leads, 1-0|
|Television|| Jayhawk Television Network (JTV) |
|Radio||Jayhawk Radio Network |
Online (Free): KUAthletics.com/radio
Siena is coached by Jimmy Patsos, who is 53-52 in four seasons with the Saints. Patsos is 198-187 in a 13-year coaching career that includes a previous stint at Loyola-Maryland.
These two schools have only met once before, a 91-84 win for Kansas back on January 6, 2009.
Kansas is beginning a stretch of 4 games in 8 days.
Kansas has won 42 straight home openers.
Kansas has the nation's longest current home court winning streak, at 40 in a row.
In 14 seasons at Kansas, Bill Self has more Big 12 titles than home losses.