Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Kansas players and coaches are not shy about openly expressing their desire to extend the school's lengthy streak of Big 12 regular-season championships. The fourth-ranked Jayhawks look to move closer to achieving that goal as they try for a 12th consecutive home victory over last-place Texas Tech on Saturday night. While some teams would rather not talk about a conference race or claim not to pay attention to the league standings, Kansas (21-5, 11-2) consistently uses the potential of an eighth consecutive regular-season league title as the ultimate source of motivation. "We talk about it every day," coach Bill Self told Kansas' official website. "If you make a mistake now, you may not have time to come back. If you lose a game here in the next couple weeks, it may not be enough." Tied atop the Big 12 with third-ranked Missouri, the Jayhawks have won three in a row since losing two of three - including a three-point road defeat to the Tigers on Feb. 4. Tyshawn Taylor scored 20...
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