If Kansas beats Texas Tech on Saturday, the Jayhawks will lead the league by two games with two to play, clinching a tie for the Big 12 championship, their 14th consecutive, which would break the NCAA record currently shared by KU with UCLA.
Kansas State won an important basketball game 58-48 over Texas on Wednesday at Bramlage Coliseum. The Wildcats boosted their NCAA Tournament hopes against another bubble team and Bruce Weber reached the 20-win mark.
In an effort to optimize training and increase productivity, the Royals pushed the start of workouts back an hour, from 10 to 11 a.m. They are hopeful the change will allow their players to sleep later and more comfortably. They are just the latest club to bet on the power of sleep and the science that suggests its import.