Releford leads No. 6 Kansas past American, 89-57
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- American University coach Jeff Jones picked the wrong strategy on the wrong night.
His goal was to shut down 7-foot center Jeff Withey and make the guards shoot the ball.
It worked. For about 5 minutes. But the Eagles lost 89-57 as No. 6 Kansas unleashed a string of 3-pointers as well as dunks.
The Eagles allowed the Jayhawks (11-1) to shoot a season-high 63 percent from the field and 62.5 from 3-point range. Travis Releford made a career-high 5-for-6 three ...
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