Sunday, January 29, 2012

Pics/Vids: Game 12: Kansas vs. Texas A&M

Monday, January 23rd
Allen Field House, Kansas University
Kansas 64, Texas A&M 54

Game 11 - Oral Roberts vs. Oakland
Game 10 - Oklahoma State vs. Kansas State
Game 9 - Missouri State vs. Creighton
Game 8 - Missouri vs. Texas A&M
Game 7 - Wisconsin vs. Nebraska
Game 6 - Marquette vs. Pittsburgh
Game 5 - Butler vs. Cleveland State
Game 4 - Indiana vs. Minnesota
Game 3 - Xavier vs. Duquesne
Game 2 - Kentucky vs. South Carolina
Game 1 - Belmont vs. Lipscomb

(One of the photos in the Kansas basketball Walk of Fame.)

(The Walk of Fame inside Allen Fieldhouse.)

(The scene inside "The Phog" during warm-ups.)

(Our view from press row. Not too shabby.)

(Little Jay supports the #BIAHroadtrip. Big Jay was unavailable for comment.)

(The players entrance at Allen Fieldhouse.)

(The front row of the Kansas student section, Nice 'fro dude.)

(The Jayhawks take some shots prior to player introductions.)

(The scene during the pregame introductions. I can see that dude's afro from across the arena.)

(Just a few of the many banners hanging in the rafters at Allen Fieldhouse.)

(The Kansas bench gets ready for player introductions.)

(The Kansas Jayhawks player introductions.)

(The Aggies bench cheer on their teammates during introductions.)

(The Aggies huddle up one last time before tip-off. The man in the jeans and grey sweater in Kris Middleton. He is the team's best player but had to sit out due to injury.)

(Tyshawn Taylor guards Dash Harris during the first half.)

(Ray Turner guards Thomas Robinson on the perimeter during the first half.)

(Texas A&M point guard Dash Harris injured his foot during the game but played through it. He ended up playing 38 of a possible 40 minutes.)

(Players wait at the scorers table before checking in to the game.)

(The Jayhawks lock down on perimeter defense.)

(Jeff Withey sets up on the low block.)

(The Kansas dance team watches the game from the opposite sidelines.)

(The Kansas student section tries to force Elston Turner to put his foul shot wide left. Unfortunately, the students misspelled "Cundiff". #DistractionFail)

(Jeff Withey collects one of his eight blocks. Tweet of the Game: "Jeff Withey doesn't wear a shooting sleeve. he wears a blocking sleeve.")

(Big Jay watches on as the KU cheerleading squad performs their halftime routine.)

(ESPN's Bob Knight and Brent Musburger get some research done at halftime.)

(The two teams go through lay-up lines at halftime.)

(One of "The Morri" was in the house and posed for the camera.)

(Tyshawn Taylor launches a 3-pointer. The Jayhawks hit only 20% of their shots form behind the arch, going 4-20 on the night.)

(The picture might not show it, but Thomas Robinson is one of the most chiseled players in the country.)

(Luckily the pom-poms didn't get in my way during a Tyshawn Taylor foul shot.)

(There is no way these guys are old enough to be in college.)

(Thomas Robinson guards Ray Turner in the post as Tyshawn Taylor guards Dash Harris on the perimeter.)

(The fans at Allen Fieldhouse watch on as Tyshawn Taylor waits to receive the in-bounds pass.)

(Elijah Johnson takes a breather during the second half.)

(Elston Turner gets ready to shoot a foul shot. He finishd 6-8 from the line and lead the team with 24 points.)

(A few of the signs in the Kansas student section. Not sure if Self will receive the Republican nomination yet.)

(The Jayhawk band plays a final song as the crowd disperses from the arena following the KU win.)

(Aggies coach Billy Kennedy, along with Elston Turner and Dash Harris answer questions during the postgame press conference.)

(The scene in the tunnel following the postgame press conference at Allen Fieldhouse.)

No comments: