Kansas Jayhawks basketball vs. Oklahoma Sooners: Lineups, time, TV, facts and figures

Sue Ogrocki/AP
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
·4 min read
In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

THE DETAILS

When/where: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Oklahoma.

TV/radio: ESPN; WHB (810 AM)

About No. 7 Kansas (14-2, 3-1 Big 12): KU, which has won six of the last eight games, 10 of 13, 13 of 17 and 23 of 28 against OU, leads the all-time series, 152-69. … KU is 20-20 all-time in Lloyd Noble Center. KU is 1-3 in its last four games at Lloyd Noble Center. The two teams have split the last 10 meetings in Norman. … Bill Self is 24-6 against OU as KU coach and 8-6 in Noble Center … Ochai Agbaji was named Big 12 player of the week this past week, combining for 42 points in wins over Iowa State and West Virginia. Agbaji has scored 20+ points in 10 games this season and 17 times in his career. He now has 1,249 career points which ranks 35th on the all-time KU scoring list. … Agbaji has started 93rd consecutive games which ranks eighth on the all-time list for consecutive starts at KU. … Kansas has shot 50% or better in nine games this season. … KU dished a season-high-tying 23 assists Saturday against West Virginia. KU also had 23 on Nov. 12 vs. Tarleton State. That is the most in a conference game since Feb. 26, 2018 vs. Texas (23 assists). … Christian Braun, Dajuan Harris and Jalen Wilson combined to become the first KU trio with at least five assists in a game since Lagerald Vick, Devonté Graham and Malik Newman had five or more on Dec. 2, 2017 vs. Syracuse. It is the first KU trio to have five or more assists in a conference game since Graham, Frank Mason and Wayne Selden accomplished the feat on Jan. 10, 2015 vs. Texas Tech. … Kansas outrebounded West Virginia 47-38 (+9) for its largest rebounding advantage against West Virginia at Allen Fieldhouse since Feb. 8, 2014 (+9). … Kansas is 12-1 when leading at the half. … Wilson has scored 20+ points in two of his last three games and six times in his career. … David McCormack secured 10 offensive rebounds vs. WVU, the most since Jeff Graves grabbed 11 offensive boards on April 7, 2003 vs. Syracuse. It is the most in a conference game by a KU player since at least the 1988-89 season when such stats were first tracked.

About Oklahoma (12-5, 2-3 Big 12): The Sooners in Big 12 play have defeated Kansas State and Iowa State in Norman, Oklahoma and lost at Baylor, Texas and TCU. … OU in the nonconference season defeated Alcorn State, UTSA, Northwestern State, UT Arlington, Arkansas, Florida, Central Florida, Houston Baptist, Indiana State, East Carolina and lost to Butler and Utah State. … OU went 5-of-22 from three in Saturday’s 59-58 overtime loss at TCU. Jalen Hill and Jordan Goldwire had 12 points apiece for OU. Elijah Harkless missed a well-guarded jumper at the final buzzer. … . The Sooners had 14 steals and hit 55.8% of their shots on Jan. 4 at Baylor but lost, 84-74. … First-year OU coach Porter Moser claimed his 300th career victory when the Sooners beat Florida on Dec. 1. He’s 305-247 in 18 years as a head coach. … Moser is the first coach in program history to have three wins over teams ranked in the top 15 of the AP poll (No. 11 Iowa State, No. 10 Arkansas, No. 12 Florida) in his first 15 games. … Umoja Gibson finished the Iowa State game 10-for-10 from the free throw line and is 39-of-41 for the season. … Oklahoma is one of 20 NCAA Division I men’s basketball programs with a father-son, coach-player combination (Porter Moser and freshman guard Jake Moser) and the only such combo in the Big 12. … Oklahoma is one of 16 NCAA Division I teams that have two brothers (Tanner and Jacob Groves) on the team. The Sooners have had three pairs of brothers play on the same team —(Groves brothers, Wayman and William Tisdale, and Blake and Taylor Griffin).

PROJECTED LINEUPS

P

No.

Kansas

Ht.

Yr.

PPG

F

33

David McCormack

6-10

Sr.

8.8

F

10

Jalen Wilson

6-8

So.

7.8

G

30

Ochai Agbaji

6-5

Sr.

20.6

G

2

Christian Braun

6-6

Jr.

15.6

G

3

Dajuan Harris

6-1

So.

5.0

P

No.

Oklahoma

Ht.

Yr.

PPG

F

1

Jalen Hill

6-6

Jr.

9.8

F/C

35

Tanner Groves

6-10

Sr.

13.1

G

55

Elijah Harkless

6-3

Sr.

10.2

G

0

Jordan Goldwire

6-3

Sr.

9.4

G

2

Umoja Gibson

6-1

Sr.

12.5

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting