LAWRENCE, Kan. Kansas, the preseason pick of Big 12 mens basketball coaches to win its 15th consecutive regular-season title, is off to a 1-0 start in conference play for the 28th consecutive year.
The No. 5-ranked Jayhawks (12-1) upended No. 23 Oklahoma (11-2), 70-63, on Wednesday night at Allen Fieldhouse.
Devon Dotson scored 16 points, Quentin Grimes 14, Dedric Lawson 13 points (plus 15 rebounds) and Lagerald Vick 12 for KU, which hit 41.3 percent of its shots to OUs 40.3. KU was 4 of 21 from 3-point range; OU 5 of 22.