Kansas heads west to California to take on Jerod Haase and the Stanford Cardinal in the final game of 2019.
Kansas is the #5 team in the country in the AP Poll, while Stanford comes in receiving votes. KenPom currently has KU at #3 and Stanford at #54. The Cardinal were picked to finish 10th in the PAC-12 preseason media poll.
Kansas leads the all-time series with Stanford 11-3. The most recent meeting came last season in Allen Fieldhouse on Dec 1, 2018, a 90-84 overtime Kansas victory.
Here are the essentials:
(5) Kansas: 9-2, 0-0 Big 12
Stanford: 11-1, 0-0 Pac 12
Line: KU -5.5
How to Watch
Sunday, Dec 29, 2:00 p.m. CST
Stanford, CA: Maples Pavilion (7,233)
- Jon Sciambi (Play-by-Play), Dick Vitale (Analyst), Allison Williams (Reporter)
Radio: Jayhawk Radio Network
- Brian Hanni (Play-by-Play), Greg Gurley (Analyst)
Online Streaming: www.watchespn.com (click for direct link) or (presumably) the ESPN app
Kansas is 94-13 following a loss under Bill Self.
Kansas leads the Big 12 in scoring, while Stanford leads the Pac 12 in scoring defense.
Stanford’s lone loss so far on the season came to Butler, a one-point affair in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic in Kansas City.
KU’s two losses have come by a combined three points, and both to top-20 teams.