Kansas Jayhawk basketball fans may spend Thanksgiving Day watching hoops instead of football.
Kansas will play Rhode Island in the opening round of the Orlando Classic Thanksgiving Day. The 8-team tournament will be held November 27-30.
Other first round matchups;
Tennessee vs. Santa Clara
Michigan State vs. Rider
Marquette vs. Georgia Tech
The winner of the Kansas-Rhode Island game will play the winner of Tennessee-Santa Clara.