Kansas Jayhawks Manhattan Tickets
In the 1860s the state of Kansas decided they needed a university but everybody fought over which city to choose for its location. Today, due to the disagreements all those years ago, the animosity between the University of Kansas Jayhawks and the Kansas State University Wildcats is still going strong. Two universities were made at that time and they started competing against each other in the late 1800s. The Jayhawks have been the more dominant and consistent sports program of the two and have won over one hundred and sixty conference titles. Can they maintain this form against their arch rivals yet again? Book your Kansas Jayhawks Manhattan tickets and find out for yourself live in Manhattan.
It is a rivalry that goes back to the formation of the universities themselves, over a hundred and fifty years ago. This is about the University of Kansas (KU) Jayhawks going up against the Kansas State University (KSU) Wildcats in a series of sports events. These sports related activities between the two universities are referred to as the ‘Sunflower Showdown’ and are a major annual event in the state of Kansas. Grab your Kansas Jayhawks Manhattan tickets and don’t miss out on the latest edition of this age old rivalry come to the fore once again.
The Jayhawks can trace their sporting history all the way back to the late 1800s and have been a dominant force for a long time now. Their biggest rivals, the Wildcats, were also founded at the same time and have also been relatively successful over the years. The first game played between the two teams was a baseball fixture in 1898. However, since that time, the football and basketball games have become the most popular and fiercely contested clashes between both of the teams.
The Jayhawks have usually always had strong squads in football and basketball with both teams enjoying huge successes over the years. The football team has won eight conference championships and six bowl games. Their basketball team has won fifty six conference championships and twenty six Conference Tournament titles.
The ‘Sunflower Showdown’ has always been one of the biggest sporting events in the state and the time has come for fans to watch this year’s edition live.