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By Mark Gunnels On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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KU’s Naadir Tharpe Takes Naked Club Selfie With Twodel (Photo)

Naadir Tharpe was in coach Self’s doghouse during tournament play. His untimely turnovers and lack of leadership forced Self to give freshmen guard Connor Frankamp extended minutes. Frankamp’s play More...

By Mark Gunnels On Monday, March 17th, 2014

Bill Self Says Joel Embiid Is a “Longshot” To Play This Weekend

Hopefully this will clear up some of the uncertainty when filling out your bracket. “It’s a long shot this weekend, he’s not on the court yet…though he’s progressing nicely.” – @CoachBillSelf More...

By Simone Bridges On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Bill Self Confirms that Embiid Will Not Play in Big 12 Tournament

Despite participating in today’s practice, Bill Self says Joel Embiid will not play in the Big 12 Tournament and  the chances of him playing next week are very low.   Bill Self says no change in Embiid’s More...

By Simone Bridges On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Trey Songz Sitting Courtside at Kansas-Iowa State Game

Singer/Rapper Trey Songz surprised fans when he showed up at Wednesday’s game between Bill Self’s Kansas Jayhawks and Iowa State. According to the Kansas City Star, Trigga Trey was there to check out More...

By Mark Gunnels On Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
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Bill Self Says Wiggins Is Every Opponents “Super Bowl”

Many fans and national pundits expected more from Andrew Wiggins, even his coach Bill Self wants more. “I think he’s done well,” Self said. “I also think there’s another step he can take. He leaves me More...

By Simone Bridges On Saturday, January 11th, 2014

K-State Coach Bruce Weber Would Consider Series With WSU

  College basketball fans in Kansas should be rejoicing all over the state right now. After Wichita State’s head coach Gregg Marshall made headlines several weeks ago by saying Kansas and Kansas State refused More...

By Simone Bridges On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

WSU Coach Says If He Was Bill Self He Wouldn’t Want to Play Them Either

Over the last few years, Wichita State has established itself across the country as one of the best teams in the nation despite being a mid major grouping themselves with teams like Butler, VCU, and Gonzaga. Last More...

By Mark Gunnels On Friday, November 15th, 2013

#3 Rated Prospect Cliff Alexander Commits To Kansas

After missing out on Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, the Kansas Jayhawks were able to land the #1 rated power forward of the 2014 class. This is a huge get for Bill Self, since Perry Ellis and Joel Embiid will most More...

By Mark Gunnels On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Kansas Bill Self Calls C Joel Embiid A “Young Hakeem Olajuwon”

  Andrew Wiggins isn’t the only Jayhawk being compared to NBA greats. Learn to remember this name, Joel Embiid, he’s the number one rated center of this freshmen class, according to ESPN. Soccer More...

By Simone Bridges On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Andrew Wiggins Says It’s Unfair to Compare Him to LeBron & Durant

All eyes were on freshman phenom Andrew Wiggins at the 2013 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Day that took place at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO yesterday. This comes as no surprise seeing as the 18-year-old More...

By Vashti Hurt On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Bill Self As Ron Burgundy In Anchorman Parody (Video)

Friday was Kansas’ “Late Night in the Phog,” the Jayhawks version of midnight madness. Allen Fieldhouse was jam packed, and the basketball team did not disappoint. The team put together a dance routine to More...

By Mark Gunnels On Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Kansas Bill Self Won’t Rule Out Coaching in NBA

It’s nearly impossible for the top college basketball coaches to dodge the NBA question. We’ve seen it time and time again where college basketball coaches are willing to take on the challenge of coaching More...