KU lands four Big Monday hoops appearances; MU, K-State get one

Kansas, which may start the college basketball season as the top-ranked team, will appear on half of the Big Monday basketball dates.

The Jayhawks will make four appearances, two in Lawrence against Missouri and Oklahoma, and at Texas and Texas A&M.

The Longhorns also have four Big Monday dates.

The game against Missouri on Jan. 25 is the Tigers’ lone Big Monday appearance, and K-State's only game is Jan. 18 at home against Texas.

ESPN coverage for the games begins at 8 p.m.

ESPN Big Monday schedule:

Jan. 11 Oklahoma State at Oklahoma

Jan. 18 Texas at Kansas State

Jan. 25 Missouri at Kansas

Feb. 1 Texas at Oklahoma State

Feb. 8 Kansas at Texas

Feb. 15 Kansas at Texas A&M

Feb. 22 Oklahoma at Kansas

Mar. 1 Oklahoma at Texas