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KU’s Big 12 title streak by the numbers, plus other facts

During his team’s 12-year reign as Big 12 regular-season champions, KU has lost just five home conference games under coach Bill Self.
During his team’s 12-year reign as Big 12 regular-season champions, KU has lost just five home conference games under coach Bill Self. rsugg@kcstar.com

Here are some numbers and facts about Kansas’ Big 12 title streak, which reached 12 consecutive years Saturday with KU’s 67-58 win over Texas Tech that clinched at least a share of this season’s title for the Jayhawks.

Top 10 scorers during the streak

Statistics through Saturday’s game:

Source: KU Athletics records

KU’s streak by the numbers

Things that happened in 2004

This was the last year KU did not win Big 12 regular-season title

▪ Facebook launched

▪ The “Friends” series finale aired

▪ Janet Jackson had a “wardrobe malfunction” during the halftime show at the Super Bowl

▪ “Napoleon Dynamite” came out in theaters

▪ iPhones did not exist and would not for three more years

▪ George W. Bush was elected for a second term as president after defeating John Kerry

Jesse Newell: 816-234-4759, @jessenewell

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