KU Basketball Fun Facts
Put your knowledge of KU Basketball to the test and see how well you know KU basketball history to prepare for tomorrow’s event!
Tourney Tuesday: March Madness is tomorrow at 6:00 p.m. in the Traditions Area, Kansas Union, Level 4.
KU has won 3 NCAA National Championships: 1952, 1988, and 2008.
KU has made it to the Final Four 14 times.
KU has appeared in 45 NCAA Tournaments – The 3rd most in NCAA history
Kansas is a top 5 favorite with 9/1 odds of winning the 2017 NCAA Tournament
Bill Self has been coaching the Jayhawks for 14 seasons – Since 2003
The first season of Men’s Basketball at KU was in 1898-99.
Before Allen Fieldhouse opened in 1955, games were held in Hoch Auditoria, where students now take classes known as Budig Hall.
The Jayhawks have not had a losing all-time record since 1908.