Up next for Oklahoma football: Scouting Kansas

Taking a look at OU's next opponent, the 2-3 Kansas Jayhawks.
by Jason Kersey Published: October 13, 2013

NO. 18 OKLAHOMA VS. KANSAS

When: 2:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: Memorial Stadium, Lawrence, Kan.

TV: ESPN (Cox 29/HD 720, Dish 140, DirecTV 206, U-verse 602/HD 1602)

Radio: KOKC-AM 1520, The Franchise-107.7 FM

Scouting Kansas

Record: (2-3, 0-2 Big 12)

Best player: James Sims. The senior running back has rushed for 390 yards and two touchdowns this season, averaging 4.5 yards per carry. He was a second-team All-Big 12 selection a year ago after rushing for 1,013 yards and nine scores.

The case for Kansas Saturday: The Jayhawks hung with TCU on Saturday and have occasionally shown an ability to play up to their competition. Last year, they narrowly lost 20-14 at home to Oklahoma State.

The case against Kansas Saturday: Kansas hasn't won a Big 12 game since a 2010 victory over Colorado, which isn't even in the league anymore. The last time the Jayhawks beat a current Big 12 team? Oct. 10, 2009, when they beat Iowa State at home.


by Jason Kersey
OU Sports Reporter
Jason Kersey became The Oklahoman's OU football beat writer in May 2012 after a year covering high school sports and OSU recruiting. Before joining the newspaper in November 2006 as a part-time results clerk, he covered high school football for...
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