KU jumps on DePaul early

LAWRENCE | Kansas used a 24-1 run to lead DePaul 39-22 at the half.The Jayhawks were led by an all-around effort from guard Mario Chalmers, who had six points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals.Brandon Rush added eight points to lead KU.The Jayhawks trailed 13-12 and then went on a 24-1 run to knock the Blue Demons out of the game.Sophomore guard Sherron Collins, who had missed the last six games recovering from a stress fracture in his foot, returned for Kansas and contributed an assist.