2014-2015 Kansas Jayhawks Men's Basketball Schedule
The Kansas Jayhawks always seem to be in the middle of one
winning season or another, as this is a team that is packed to the brim with playmakers from one season to the next and are
known to be one of the most dangerous teams in the ultra-competitive Big 12. There is nothing quite like being there in the
middle of an epic matchup featuring the Jayhawks, as it won't take long to figure out what Kansas basketball is all about.
In 2013-2014, the Jayhawks shot themselves right back to the top of the standings in the Big 12, amassing a 14-4 conference
mark while going 25-10 overall on their way back to the NCAA Tournament.
And as the Jayhawks look to elevate their game
and get back into the mix for the Big Dance, you can count on Allen Fieldhouse to be absolutely rocking with great fans all
season long as they look to pile up the wins at home. Against teams like Kansas State, Iowa State, Baylor, Texas and more,
the 'Hawks have some serious challenges on their schedule, but each tough matchup is also an opportunity to solidify their
grip on the conference. It won't be easy, but that's part of the fun playing in the Big 12, as to be the best you need to
beat the best throughout the season, creating some unbelievable moments along the way.
But even though home games at
Allen Fieldhouse are obviously all the rage for a reason, the fun definitely doesn't stop just because the Jayhawks are out
of town. Come out and make the Jayhawks the centerpiece of a road trip and you'll get a chance to see this team from an exciting
new perspective, providing another fan experience that you'll likely be talking about a long time after it's all over. When
the game is on the line and the Jayhawks are looking to put the final touches on another big win, you'll definitely be glad
that you're not still sitting at home, left to wonder what the atmosphere of the stands is like.
Basketball Team Info
The Kansas Jayhawks have seen many great players come through this storied hoops program, which
is not a surprise when you consider the quality of this program throughout the years. The best player to ever suit up for
the Jayhawks was undoubtedly all-time great Wilt Chamberlain, who is the type of basketball titan routinely considered one
of the best players in the history of basketball – on any level. After Wilt, the Jayhawks have continued to bring electrifying
playmakers to campus in their effort to maintain their dominance on the D-1 level, which has helped to build out an enormous
fan base that always shows up at every turn waving their proud blue and white of the Jayhawks.
The NCAA Basketball
College basketball is one of the most popular sports in the entire country, and that's because it brings
an exciting brand of hoops to the court that people love to see played. Sure, catching the game on TV can be fine, but it
pales in comparison to the experience of actually being there in the arena for one of the biggest games of the season. The
atmosphere at a big-time college hoops contest is electric, and the crowd is going nuts from tip-off to the final buzzer.
If you've never been out to see the Kansas Jayhawks in person, then you've been missing out on a fantastic sporting experience.
The Jayhawks are one of the best programs in the sport of college hoops, and they've always got some of the most impressive
athletes in the nation.
Kansas Jayhawks Basketball History
With a proud college hoops tradition that dates
all the way back to 1898, the Kansas Jayhawks basketball program is annually one of the top programs in the nation. Over the
years, the Jayhawks have put together some truly memorable seasons that live on in the hearts of many a college hoops fan.
The school has been to the NCAA Tournament many times, and have won three national championships in addition to finishing
as the national runner-up six different times. This is truly one of the most storied basketball teams in college hoops and
a team that always seems to be building towards a title, keeping fan interest extremely high as the Jayhawks look to elevate
their game and once again get into the national title conversation.
Kansas Jayhawks Basketball Trivia
Wiggins recently became just the second Kansas player to get selected with the first overall pick in the NBA draft. Can you
name the first?
The answer is Danny Manning, the dominant power forward who was snagged first in the 1988 draft by the
Los Angeles Clippers. After leading the Jayhawks to a title in 1988 and winning the National Player of the Year Award, Manning
would go on to have a successful pro career, making it to two All-Star games with the Clippers and winning the Sixth Man of
the Year Award with the Phoenix Suns.
Kansas Jayhawks Basketball Fans
Fans of the Kansas Jayhawks love
themselves a good rivalry, and Kansas has some great ones with other top college basketball programs. The Jayhawks have a
long standing rivalry in all sports with Oklahoma and whenever these two schools meet one another on the basketball court
a hard fought battle is sure to ensue. Facing off against one another between two and four times a year has only added fuel
to the fire of the rivalry and each year these two schools seem to have an ever increasing enmity towards each other. But
the schedule is also filled with all kinds of other great rivalries as well, helping to make for a season's worth of incredible
moments as the Jayhawks look to keep their momentum as arguably the strongest team in the Big 12. It's not going to be easy
along the way, but the Jayhawks and their fans have been here before, and the Jayhawks remain a team that nobody else in the
country wants to trifle with.