Orlando Classic Information 

Kansas men’s basketball drwas Rhode Island on Thanksgiving Day to open up bracket play of the 2014 Orlando Classic at HP Field House . 

KU and Rhode Island will tip-off at 1 p.m.(Central). The game will be televised on ESPN. The winner will face the victory of the Santa Clara-Tennessee on Friday, Nov. 28. 

Kansas leads the series with the Rams 2-1 with its last meeting, a KU 80-69 win on Dec. 30, 2006, in Allen Fieldhouse. The Rams defeated the Jayhawks, 80-75, in the 1998 NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional in Oklahoma City.

2014 Orlando Classic (Schedule subject to change; times are Central)

Mon., Nov 24

TBD - Santa Clara at Michigan State^ (TBD)

7 p.m. - Rider at KANSAS^ (TBD) 

Thursday, Nov. 27  

11 a.m. - Santa Clara vs. Tennessee (ESPN2)

1 p.m. - KANSAS vs. Rhode Island (ESPN2)

5:30 p.m. - Michigan State vs. Rider (ESPN2)

7:30 p.m. - Marquette vs. Georgia Tech (ESPN2) 

Friday, Nov 28

11 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. - Consolation #1 (ESPN or ESPNU)

11 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. - Semifinal #1 (ESPN or ESPNU)

5:30 p.m. - Consolation #2 (ESPNU)

8 p.m. - Semifinal #2 (ESPN2)

Sunday, Nov 30       

9:30 a.m. - 7th-place Game (ESPN3)

Noon or 4 p.m. - 3rd-place Game (ESPN or ESPN2)

5:30 p.m. - 5th-place Game (ESPNU)

Noon or 3 p.m. - Championship Game (ESPN or ESPN2)