Kansas meets up with Tennessee in New York City in the championship round of the Preseason NIT.
Kansas comes into the game 4-0. Last time out, the Jayhawks defeated Marquette in the NIT semifinals by a 77-68 score.
Tennessee also enters the contest at 4-0. The Volunteers are coming off a 92-81 win against Louisville in the other semifinal.
Kansas and Tennessee have only met three times in their histories, with KU owning a 2-1 advantage. The most recent meeting was an 82-67 Kansas win in November of 2014.
Kansas is now 20-3 all-time in the Preseason NIT, and has won its last 13 regular season matchups against top-10 teams.
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