#Allen Fieldhouse

Davis: Men's basketball non-conference schedule shows promise for 2014-15 season

Davis: Men’s basketball non-conference schedule shows promise for 2014-15 season

It’s never too early to talk basketball. Nearly five months remain until the season tips off, yet many fans—including myself—are counting the days until they can get back to Allen Fieldhouse and cheer the basketball team on to what could become an 11th straight conference title—and maybe even something more. The basketball team is in […]

Final: Kansas 78, Baylor 68

Up by two at halftime, No. 8 Kansas outscored No. 24 Baylor 41-33 in the second half en route to a 78-68 victory at Allen Fieldhouse on Monday. Kansas shot a season-high 90 percent from the free throw line as the Jayhawks made 26 of 29 attempts. Baylor didn’t have as much luck in that […]

Photo Gallery: Basketball vs. Baylor

Photo Gallery: Basketball vs. Baylor

The Kansas Jayhawks took on the Baylor Bears on Monday.  The Jayhawks defeated the Bears 78-68 with Perry Ellis and Andrew Wiggins leading the team.  Ellis had 18 points, 1 assist, 2 blocks and 2 steals.  Wiggins had 17 points with 1 steal.  In the second half, Tarik Black was assisted off the court with […]

Wiggins, Selden Jr. help Jayhawks tame Wildcats

Wiggins, Selden Jr. help Jayhawks tame Wildcats

Wayne Selden and Andrew Wiggins may be new to the rivalry, but coach Bill Self made sure they knew what was at stake. Leading up to the game, the Kansas players watched film on previous games against their in-state rivals. With seven newcomers, Self wanted to show his team the type of energy and emotion […]

Jayhawks snap non-conference streak in loss to Aztecs

Jayhawks snap non-conference streak in loss to Aztecs

No. 16 Kansas (9-4) saw its 68-game winning streak against non-conference opponents in Allen Fieldhouse come to an end as the Jayhawks fell to No. 21 San Diego State 61-57 on Sunday. San Diego State (12-1) used a swarming defense to fluster the Jayhawks, who shot a somber 29.8 percent from the field—the lowest percentage […]

Boehm: The cameraman’s guide to making it on the Jumbotron

One of the best things about going to a sporting event is getting on the Jumbotron. There’s no better feeling than being displayed on a high definition, 18-foot wide screen in front of all of Allen Fieldhouse. That being said, there are a lot of people in an arena, and getting up there isn’t always […]

Kansas volleyball to face Denver in Allen Fieldhouse

Kansas volleyball to face Denver in Allen Fieldhouse

No. 21 Kansas comes off a senior night at Horejsi Athletic Center on Saturday, where the Jayhawks (22-6, 12-3) swept Texas Tech. The program said farewell to seven seniors that have contributed to current success. “Our team gave off gifts in the locker room before we went out and we were already all crying,” senior […]

Kansas outplays Towson on both sides of the court

Kansas outplays Towson on both sides of the court

High in section 21 of Allen Fieldhouse – the last few rows of student seating – the sign went up. “Lobrence, KS.” cut out in huge white letters. The Jayhawks took the court at the same time the sign debuted and barely noticed, but the rest of the crowd was enthralled. It was either an […]

Bates: Airing of grievances, Allen Fieldhouse edition

Bates: Airing of grievances, Allen Fieldhouse edition

Today we take a brief hiatus from literature and focus on another topic I’m passionate about: KU basketball games. Allen Fieldhouse is the greatest sports venue without a doubt; what sets it apart is the combination of tradition and passion from students and alumni who together create an electric environment. This season has been more […]

Second-half run propels Jayhawks to win against Creighton

Second-half run propels Jayhawks to win against Creighton

It was a game of runs Sunday afternoon between the Kansas Jayhawks (3-0) and the Creighton Blue Jays (2-2) in Allen Fieldhouse. Just when it seemed the Jayhawks were pulling away from the Blue Jays, Creighton would make a run to answer, keeping the game within striking distance. “I felt like we gave ourselves a […]

Basketball Media Availability November 7th

Basketball Media Availability November 7th

Media Availability November 7th

New changes to basketball camping improves lottery process

In years past, basketball camping groups have waited hours in advance just to draw numbers earlier than other groups at lottery. Because the fieldhouse doors don’t open until 30 minutes beforehand, students were forced to wait in line outside — often in freezing temperatures. This year, basketball camping coordinators Joci Hansen and Mason Jones are […]

Brew: Kansas basketball ignites Jayhawk spirit

Brew: Kansas basketball ignites Jayhawk spirit

Before becoming a Jayhawk, there were only two things I was absolutely sure of about basketball: the ball is orange and I’m about a foot too short to play. Basketball season is among us, folks. I can say that with confidence now because last night, I experienced what everyone gets so amped up about. “There’s […]

Goodwin: Wiggins proves athleticism despite young age, nerves

The expectations placed on Andrew Wiggins might be impossible to live up to, but with one play in the first half, Wiggins showed exactly why those expectations are so lofty. His head rose to rim level as he caught a pass from Jamari Traylor and slammed down a dunk that rumbled the Fieldhouse. The gameplay […]

Kansas basketball veterans impress in opening exhibition game

Kansas basketball veterans impress in opening exhibition game

White III’s offseason improvements In the preseason, Andrew White III emerged from a pack of talented freshmen guards. He will be the first guard off the bench for Kansas this season. The Jayhawks’ second-highest ranked recruit from last season, sophomore White III appeared in only 25 of the games while averaging five minutes a game. […]

An early-morning look at the Jayhawks

An early-morning look at the Jayhawks

Somehow, the title “9 a.m. Madness” just doesn’t have the same zest as its midnight counterpart. Then again, Kansas could scrimmage at any hour of the day and Jayhawks fans would show up. This much was true on Saturday morning when more than 10,000 people packed Allen Fieldhouse for an impromptu practice. There was no […]