Basketball season (un)officially begins as the D2 Hornets hit Lawrence for exhibition play.
Kansas begins the 2018-19 season at home in the first of two exhibition games, this one with the Division 2 Hornets from Emporia State. It is the season opener for both teams.
The Jayhawks are the top-ranked team in the country in the preseason AP Poll.
The Hornets were picked to finish 11th in the 14-team MIAA by both the media and the coaches.
Here are the essentials:
Emporia State: 0-0, 0-0
#1 Kansas: 0-0, 0-0
How to Watch
Thursday, Oct 25, 7:00 p.m. CDT
Lawrence, KS: Allen Fieldhouse (16,300)
– Dave Armstrong (Play-by-Play), Nick Bahe (Analyst)
– KC Metro: 38 the Spot
– Across Kansas: Cox Cable, Spectrum Sports
– Nationwide: ESPN+
Radio: Jayhawk Radio Network
– Brian Hanni (Play-by-Play), Greg Gurley (Analyst)
Online Streaming: ESPN+
Source: Rock Chalk Talk