It should be electric Saturday afternoon as the Baylor Bears square off against the Kansas Jayhawks.
The two teams have torn up college basketball. The Bears are ranked 1st in the nation, owning a record of 24-1. As for the Jayhawks, they are ranked 3rd in the NCAA. Kansas enters tomorrow’s tilt with a record of 23-3.
Baylor’s season has already been historic. Only once have the Bears reached number one in the AP Polls, back in 2017. That season, the Bears would go on to lose in the Regional Semifinal.
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As we head towards March, this current Bears’ squad is on pace to be one of the best Baylor groups of all time. However, missing from Baylor’s trophy case is a national championship.
It’s business as usual for Kansas. The Jayhawks have picked up 20 or more wins every season since 1989. That season, the Jayhawks failed to reach March Madness.
While there have been many historic teams in Kansas’ history, the current crop of Jayhawks have been turning heads this season.
Kansas owns one of the top defenses in the NCAA. Allowing just 60.7 points against per game, Kansas is ranked 8th in that category. Kansas’ offense will need to buckle up as they take on Baylor’s defense. The Bears allow 58.2 points against per game, which is 3rd in the NCAA.
Fans are looking forward to the battle between Devon Dotson (Kansas) and Jared Butler (Baylor). The two kids are turning heads and are gaining attention from NBA clubs. Expect these two Sophomores to put on a show Saturday. Expect them to also have their name called at the upcoming NBA draft.