Shaka Smart and the Longhorns are going to have to play much better than they did at WVU to beat Kansas

The Jayhawks have won 33 straight at Allen Fieldhouse. Tip is at 1 p.m.

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Per UT:

Texas (12-6, 4-2 Big 12) at #3/3 Kansas (15-3, 4-2 Big 12)

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 - 1 p.m. Central

Allen Fieldhouse (16,300) - Lawrence, Kansas

GameDay Quick Facts
• Television: The game will be televised nationally by ESPN. Brent Musburger (pxp) and Fran Fraschilla (analyst) will call the action.
• Radio: The Longhorn IMG Radio Network broadcast every UT game on the statewide network. Craig Way (pxp) and Eddie Oran (analyst) will call the action. Check for a listing of affiliates carrying the game. 
• Series: 
Kansas leads, 25-8 Last meeting: Kansas 69-64 (Feb. 28, 2015; Lawrence).


• LOOKING FOR BACK-TO-BACK ROAD WINS AGAINST THE TOP 10: Prior to this week, the Horns had never played back-to-back true road games against AP Top 10 opponents. Wednesday's win at No. 6 West Virginia marked UT's first true road victory against an AP Top 10 foe since a 74-63 win at No. 2 Kansas on Jan. 22, 2011.

• FELIX RETURNS TO FORM: Senior guard Javan Felix posted a game-high 17 points (2-of-3 threes, 7-of-8 FT) in Wednesday's win at No. 6 West Virginia. Felix ranks second on the team in scoring (11.1 ppg) while hitting 41.5 percent (34-of-82) from three-point range on the year.

• PROTECTING THE ROCK: Texas has committed just 27 total turnovers (6.8 tpg) in its last four contests entering Saturday's game at No. 3/3 Kansas. The Horns had 6 turnovers at TCU, 5 in the OT win against No. 17/18 Iowa State, 8 vs. Oklahoma State and 8 at No. 6/7 West Virginia on Wednesday night.

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