Saturday at Kansas (5-3), 2 p.m. PST, Ch. 2 -- The Jayhawks were No. 2 in the preseason but slipped as low as No. 20 after losses to North Carolina, Florida and Oregon. Kansas, now ranked No. 19, played better in recent victories over Tulsa, 89-80, and Emporia State, 113-61. Senior forward Nick Collison had 26 points against Tulsa and is averaging 19.3 points with 8.8 rebounds.
-- Mike Bresnahan