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  1. Key element of KU's defense missing in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Capital-Journal

    ... has blocked 12.3 percent of opponents' 2s while he's been on the floor this year, which is only a shade off of Jeff Withey's block percentage his senior season when he was named Big 12 defensive player of the year (13.7 percent). Freshman Cheick ...


  2. No. 4 Jayhawks stumble through midpoint of seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 |

    ... Darrell Arthur and Brandon Rush, or the 2012 national runner-team of Tyshawn Taylor, Thomas Robinson and Jeff Withey, the Jayhawks have always had a vocal leader. "We're a pretty buttoned-down group for the most part, and that's fine. But one thing ...


  3. Why Kansas is the Team to Beat in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Big Lead

    ... has had a lot of success with defenses anchored by traditional, rim-protecting centers. From Cole Aldrich to Jeff Withey to Joel Embiid, it has kind of become KU's thing. The Jayhawks don't have any players that talented at the 5 this year, but they ...


  4. Know Your KU History: Greg OstertagRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... at KU, Ostertag set the all-time KU record in blocked shots with 258. That record has since been broken by Jeff Withey (311), but Ostertag was no less of a monster in the lane in his time at KU. He is quoted as saying, " For all 258 blocks I had I ...


  5. The Evolution of Frank MasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    One of the most important traits of being a successful college basketball coach is the ability to develop and evolve the talent of the team's roster. While this same trait can be easily overlooked in the One-and-Done age of college basketball, Bill Self would not have 2 trips to the Final 4 or a National Championship without the ability to mature the skills of those such as Mario Chalmers, Russell Robinson, Sasha Kaun, Darnell Jackson, Travis Releford, Thomas Robinson, Kevin Young, Jeff Withey.


  6. University of Kansas student managers get the laundry doneRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... as during the Jayhawks' last trip to Maui. Imagine, if you will, the jerseys of Thomas Robinson, Tyshawn Taylor, Jeff Withey and the rest of the team spin cycling in a coin-op laundromat with the locals, which was the case in 2011. While the players ...


  7. KU hoops recruit Mitch Lightfoot - Bill Self's next big projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the type of player Bill Self has worked magic with time and time again, in the same grain as the likes of Jeff Withey, Cole Aldrich and other defensive-minded bigs but with the footwork of a young Nick Collison, the motor of a Darnell Jackson and ...


  8. Ranking Kansas Basketball: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... a blocked shot per appearance he made on the floor, and I think it's worth seeing if he could be a poor man's Jeff Withey on defense before sending him to the end of the bench once again. Lucas, meanwhile, offers a lot more rebounding, as he was ...


  9. Ranking college basketball's best transfer playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... 2013 NCAA Final Four most outstanding player Luke Hancock of Louisville and former Kansas All-American center Jeff Withey. But these were the best of those Bowlsby would call mockeries: (NOTE: Larry Bird was excluded from this list because he did ...


  10. Utah Jazz: Withey, 7-footer with two years' NBA experience, signs multi-year deal with JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Deseret News

    Jeff Withey, a 7-foot center with two years of NBA experience with the New Orleans Pelicans, signed a multi-year contract Monday with the Utah Jazz. Withey has NBA career averages of 3.0 points, 2.3 rebounds and .72 blocks per game.


  11. Jazz sign Jeff Withey to multi-year contractRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | Bullets Forever

    The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed center Jeff Withey to a multi-year contract. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not released.


  12. Former New Orleans Pelicans center Jeff Withey lands with Utah JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 |

    Pelicans center Jeff Withey dunks the ball during their game against the Golden State Warriors at the at the Smoothie King Center on December 14, 2014. Withey signed a two-year deal with the Utah Jazz Monday.


  13. Utah Jazz sign former Kansas C Jeff WitheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    In this March 16, 2013 file photo, Kansas center Jeff Withey dunks against Kansas State during the first half of the championship NCAA college basketball game of the Big 12 tournament, in Kansas City, Mo. Withey is a prospect in the NBA Draft on Thursday, June 27, 2013 in New York.


  14. Report: Jazz to sign free agent center Jeff WitheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Utah Jazz are set to sign free agent center Jeff Withey to a partially guaranteed deal, according to a Yahoo! Sports report . Withey, 25, played in 95 games with the New Orleans Pelicans during his first two years in the NBA.


  15. Report: Utah Jazz sign Jeff Withey to 2-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | KSL-TV

    According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski , the Utah Jazz have signed former Kansas and New Orleans center Jeff Withey to a partially guaranteed two-year contract. According to Wojnarowski, the second year is a team option for the Jazz.


  16. Jeff Withey Signed By Jazz: Bio and Scouting ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Salt City Hoops

    ... constitute what has been endearingly dubbed a Woj bomb, the following Utah Jazz-related nugget just came out: Jeff Withey, a 7-0, 235 lb center out of Kansas, becomes the latest addition to the Utah Jazz roster , and most likely fills out next ...


  17. New Orleans Pelicans: Examining the FrontcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 |

    ... moving forward as fellow power forward Ryan Anderson enters the last year of his contract. Former Kansas Center Jeff Withey also returns to round out the frontcourt rotation, but as the fourth center on the roster, he probably won't see much time on ...


  18. Are KU's fourth-year seniors better than one-and-dones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... I'm not including upperclassmen Self inherited (like Aaron Miles and Keith Langford) but am still counting Jeff Withey, who spent four years with the Jayhawks after transferring from Arizona. I'm also only including four-year scholarship players ...


  19. #KUReview: Transfer could help KU basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    The Kansas men's basketball team has an opportunity to help itself immediately with a transfer - and one who won't even cost the Jayhawks an additional scholarship. Remember Jeff Withey's sophomore year in 2010-11? Where he only played 162 minutes the year before he became Big 12 defensive player of the year and set a new KU single-season blocks record? Much like Withey, this transfer was overlooked at a Power Five school a season ago, but his underlying numbers suggest he could handle a larger role.


  20. The Ultimate Eight: Mario Chalmers v Paul PierceRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... Paul Pierce. We are taking the Final Four from each of the recent brackets on this site (Thomas Robinson, Jeff Withey, Brandon Rush, and Mario Chalmers from the Self bracket and Paul Pierce, Nick Collison, Kirk Hinrich, and Raef LaFrentz from the ...