Kansas 7, West Virginia 2
No. 6 seed Kansas snapped a six-game losing streak by winning its Big 12 tournament opener 7-2 over No. 3 West Virginia.
KU senior Thomas Taylor allowed four hits and pitched into the eighth inning.
Kansas, 32-24, will play Oklahoma State at 7:30 Friday night and TCU at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The top team out of the pool will advanced to Sunday’s title game at 1 p.m.