NEW YORK, Sporting Alert – The college basketball ESPN3 schedule for the games listed for Tuesday, December 6.
Highlighting the teams slated to play on the day is No. 3 Kansas.
The Jayhawks (7-1) will take on UMKC (6-3) at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence searching for its fifth win at home this season. WatchESPN | ESPN3.com | Jayhawk Radio Network | KUAthletics.com/radio | Live Stats
Since losing 103-99 to Indiana in the season opener, Kansas has won seven straight and heads into this ESPN3 schedule with the Kangaroos looking for an eighth victory.
Kansas head coach Bill Self is also seeking a milestone of his own as the next win will be the 600th of his career.
In his 24th season as a head coach, Self, who started in Lawrence in 2003, also coached at Oral Roberts, Tulsa and Illinois.
Self secured his 300th, 400th and 500th wins as coach of the Jayhawks.
Kansas is coming off of an 89-74 victory over Stanford on Saturday with Frank Mason III scoring 20 points and Devonte Graham finishing with 15.
Mason leads the team in scoring with 19.6 points, 5.4 assists with 4.5 rebounds.
Meanwhile, UMKC is coming off of a 77-68 loss at South Dakota State on Saturday.
Kyle Steward collected a career-high 16 points at the weekend.
LaVell Boyd is averaging 19.1 points, 3.9 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 1.0 steals per contest for the Roos, who are ranked fifth nationally in 3-pointers made (95) and seventh in 3-point field goal percentage (43.0).
Kansas has won all six previous meetings in the series with UMKC which dated back to 1992.
However, the last time these two programs met was during the 2010-11 season when the Jayhawks ran away 99-52 winners in Allen Fieldhouse on Jan. 5, 2011.
Another notable game on the ESPN3 schedule on Tuesday is the face-off between Ohio State and Florida Atlantic Value City Arena in Columbus.
The Buckeyes (7-1) bounced back from a quality loss to then-No. 6 Virginia with a battling 70-62 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday, with Marc Loving scoring 18 points and Kam Williams adding 17 for the Buckeyes.
Florida Atlantic (2-5) has dropped its last two games, including an 88-80 defeat against Hofstra Saturday night.
The Owls and Ohio State are meeting for the first time.
Also ESPN3 schedule on the day, Saint Louis meets Wichita State, Kansas State tackles Prairie View A&M, Central Connecticut State and Rutgers go head-to-head, while Illinois entertains IUPUI.
ESPN3 Schedule: Tuesday, Dec. 6
Game time (ET)
7:00 PM Lehigh at Stony Brook ESPN3
7:00 PM Bucknell at Fairfield ESPN3
7:00 PM Furman at Liberty ESPN3
7:00 PM Bradley at Ball State ESPN3
7:00 PM Central Connecticut State at Rutgers ESPN3
7:00 PM Florida Atlantic at Ohio State ESPN3
7:00 PM Green Bay at Central Michigan ESPN3
7:30 PM Belmont at Lipscomb ESPN3
8:00 PM UMKC at No. 3 Kansas ESPN3
8:00 PM Bowling Green at Evansville ESPN3
8:00 PM Prairie View A&M at Kansas State ESPN3
8:00 PM IUPUI at. Illinois ESPN3
8:00 PM Saint Louis at Wichita State ESPN3