ITP: UMKC no match for No. 1 KU as Nova looms

The streaking Jayhawks quickly dispatched UMKC, but a big test against Villanova looms on the horizon for KU.


We recap KU’s resounding win over UMKC, one that started slow but ended with a huge run.

We recap a good week of basketball for the Big 12, and a not-so-great week for some of the other big names in the sport.

We preview Kansas’ test at Villanova, a rematch of a Final Four game from 2018, and discuss what we need to see from the Jayhawks for them to come away with a big victory.

Ryan Landreth

I’m a recent graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University. In addition to writing for Rock Chalk Blog, I host the Inside the Paint podcast that covers KU basketball, and I write for Royals Review in the summer. My grandma has had season tickets to Jayhawk basketball for 30 years, and I have the privilege of going to most games with her.