COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Missouri vs. Kansas border war basketball showdown is about to peak.
The No. 4 Tigers (20-2, 7-2) will welcome the No. 8 Jayhawks (18-4, 8-1) to Mizzou Arena for a final time as Big 12 Conference rivals. This will be the 266th meeting. Tip-off is at 8:00 p.m. on ESPN.
News and Notes:
*Game Day Atmosphere: ESPN's Game Day will broadcast live from Mizzou Arena Saturday morning beginning at 9:00 a.m. The doors open at 7:00 a.m.
*Kansas Dominance: Kansas holds a 171-94 all-time record against Missouri, including the past five meetings. Zaire Taylor's game-winning shot in 2009 gave the Tigers a 62-60 win over the Jayhawks in Columbia.