Q: Andrew Wiggins’ 41 was the most scored by a Kansas player since who?
A: Terry Brown (42 vs. N.C. State on Jan. 5, 1991)
Q: Big 12 Title, Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, Freshman of the Year. Only one school has won all four in the same season. What school?
A: Iowa State in 2001 (Jamaal TInsley, Larry Eustachy, Jake Sullivan)
Q: Only one of the first ten Big 12 Players of the Year did not play for the conference champion. Who was it?
A: Venson Hamilton of Nebraska in 1999 (Texas won the league)
Q: Born on this date: The only second baseman to log 2400 hits and 350 homers. Who is he?
A: Jeff Kent (2461 hits, 377 homer runs)
Q: The Texas Rangers can lay claim to six AL MVP trophies. The player who won the first one. was born on this date. Who is he?
A: Jeff Burroughs in 1974
Q: Born on this date: Hall of Famer Franco Harris. Among Penn State products, he has the most career NFL rushing touchdowns. Who is second?
A: Lenny Moore (63)
Q: Of the seventeen pitchers to win 300 games, he has the highest winning percentage. Who is he?
A: Lefty Grove (300-141, .680)
Q: Born on this date: The player who holds the NBA Playoff record for points scored in a quarter and in a half. Who is he?
A: Sleepy Floyd (29 and 39 vs. Lakers in 1987)
Q: Born on this date: The oldest player in history to have 40 doubles and 40 homers in a season. Who is it?
A: Willie Stargell in 1973
Q: Happy 38th Birthday to Paul Konerko. Only two players have hit more homers against the Royals than Konerko’s 43. Who has hit the most?
A: Jim Thome with 49
Q: What was the last year that Kansas lost their home finale?
Q: Jerry Rice holds the career record for post-season receiving yards. The man who is second on that list is celebrating a birthday today. Who is he?
A: Michael Irvin
Q: Twenty years ago today: Michael Jordan made his minor league debut for Birmingham Barons. In his first at bat, he bounced back to the pitcher who tagged him out. Who was the pitcher?
A: Darren Oliver
Q: Detroit’s Andre Drummond is the third-youngest player in NBA history to get 25 rebounds in a game. Who is the youngest to do it?
A: John Drew (20 years, 89 days in 1974)
Q: On this date: They became the first Division I team to finish the regular season averaging 100 points a game. What team was it?
A: Jacksonville Dolphins in 1971
Q: According to the folks Elias Sports, Chicago’s Joakim Noah is the first center with 14 assists in a game since who?
A: Sam Lacey of the Kings in 1979
Q: Only three schools have been a #1 seed with seven losses. One school has done it twice. Which one?
A: Michigan State (2000, 2012) Illinois also did it 2001 under Bill Self
Q: Born on this date: The first American-born player to win the NHL’s Conn Smythe Trophy. Who is he?
A: Brian Leetch of the New York Rangers in 1994