Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Kansas Jayhawks

Head Coach: Bill Self

Team Mascot: Baby Jay, Big Jay

Year Opened: 1955

Capacity: 16300

City / State: Lawrence / Kansas

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Sunflower Showdown

Rival Team: Kansas State Wildcats

Kansas and Kansas State have an age old rivalry that dates back to the creation of the two universities in the 1860s. Since then the two schools have created an intense basketball rivalry that began in 1907. The rivalry between the Jayhawks and Wildcats was at its peak in the 1950s when the two teams were regularly ranked in the Top 10. If you want to see the biggest game of the year, don’t miss it when the Wildcats come to Allen Fieldhouse.

Kansas vs Missouri

Rival Team: Missouri Tigers

Kansas and Missouri have a long-standing rivalry across all sports. However, the rivalry has been dormant since 2012 when the Tigers moved to the SEC. The rivalry between these two states dates back to before the Civil War, so make sure to be in attendance when this rivalry kicks off again.

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Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Kansas Jayhawks

Head Coach: Bill Self

Team Mascot: Baby Jay, Big Jay

Year Opened: 1955

Capacity: 16300

City / State: Lawrence / Kansas

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