Oklahoma vs. Kansas men's basketball: How to watch, three things to know, live updates

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NORMAN — The Oklahoma men's basketball team returns home for a game against No. 7-ranked Kansas on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

The Sooners (12-5, 2-3 Big 12) are hoping to rebound from a 59-58 loss against TCU, while the Jayhawks (14-2, 3-1 Big 12) are fresh off an 85-59 win over West Virginia. Here's a guide for Tuesday's contest and a lineup projection for both squads.

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Tanner (35) and Jacob Groves hope to repeat last season's NCAA Tournament magic against Kansas on Tuesday.
Tanner (35) and Jacob Groves hope to repeat last season's NCAA Tournament magic against Kansas on Tuesday.

How to watch OU vs. No. 7 Kansas

When: 6 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Lloyd Noble Center in Norman

TV: ESPN (Cox 29/HD 720, Dish 140, DirecTV 206, U-verse 602/HD 1602)

Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7

Against the spread: Jayhawks by 3.5

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Three things to know about OU vs. Kansas

► OU has been playing without much scoring production from Tanner Groves lately. The senior center averaged 4.5 points and four turnovers per game in the Sooners' last two outings. Before this stretch, Groves was averaging a team-high 14.3 points and only 1.5 turnovers per contest.

► Kansas' offense boasts a lethal one-two punch. Ochau Agbaji and Christian Braun are averaging 20.6 points and 15.6 points per game, respectively. Their combined average of 36.2 points per game ranks sixth in the nation for scoring duos.

► This is the 156th all-time meeting between OU and Kansas. The Jayhawks hold a 110-45 lead in the series, and they prevailed in the most recent matchup. Kansas earned a 69-62 win over OU on March 11, 2021.

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Projected starters for OU vs. Kansas

Kansas (14-2, 3-1 Big 12)

Pos.;;Player;;Ht.;;Cl.;;Pts.;;Reb.

G;;Dajuan Harris Jr.;;6-1;;R-So.;;5;;3.9^

G;;Ochau Agbaji;;6-5;;Sr.;;20.6;;4.8

G;;Christian Braun;;6-7;;Jr.;;15.6;;6.2

F;;Jalen Wilson;;6-8;;R-So.;;7.9;;6.2

F;;David McCormack;;6-10;;Sr.;;8.9;;6.5

Oklahoma (12-5, 2-3 Big 12)

Pos.;;Player;;Ht.;;Cl.;;Pts.;;Reb.

G;;Jordan Goldwire;;6-3;;R-Sr.;;9.4;;3.6^

G;;Umoja Gibson;;6-1;;Sr.;;12.5;;2.1

G;;Elijah Harkless;;6-3;;Sr.;;10.2;;4.9

F;;Jalen Hill;;6-6;;Jr.;;9.8;;6.2

C;;Tanner Groves;;6-10;;Sr.;;13.1;;6

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Justin Martinez, Staff writer

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