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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

    Standing at a press conference podium earlier this week, Bill Self was told his team's block numbers had decreased from a season ago. As No.


  2. Why the Ben Simmons vs. Buddy Hield matchup is so rareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Times-Picayune

    LSU's Ben Simmons faces an uncommon experience for SEC basketball players Saturday when the Tigers take on No. 1-ranked Oklahoma and its likely All-American guard Buddy Hield.


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

    Thursday Jan 28 | Amarillo.com

    There are only a handful of schools in major college basketball that would consider three losses in a five-game stretch - two of them to highly ranked opponents - as reason for concern. "Three weeks ago we were the No.


  4. College Basketball is Fine Country for Old Men This Year, But Does...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Big Lead

    The best teams in college basketball are succeeding on the strength of upperclassmen. ESPN's Seth Greenberg proved this with an incredible stat during last night's Big Monday broadcast.


  5. KU Predictions: at Iowa StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Rock Chalk Talk

    The game against Texas gave us a glimmer of hope, but now we get to go into the mystical place known as Hilton Coliseum. Can Kansas ride in and defeat the new wizard who inhabits that "magical" place? It's hard to look at what these two teams have done recently and feel good about this game.


  6. Bill Self most disappointed with one position group against Iowa StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Capital-Journal

    Standing in a narrow hallway outside his team's locker room, Kansas coach Bill Self decompressed with a Diet Mountain Dew in his left hand and box score in his right. Though there were many troubling issues following Monday night's 85-72 loss to Iowa State, one stood out the most.


  7. OSU Hoops: Evans Big 12 Newcomer of the Week, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | NewsOK.com

    Monday, the Big 12 recognized the OSU point guard -- again -- with Evans earning the league's Newcomer of the Week honor for the second straight week and the third time this season. Evans becomes the first three-time winner of the league's Newcomer of the Week award this season, and is the first OSU player to earn the honor at least three times since Marcus Smart in 2012-13.


  8. Syracuse basketball target Taurean Thompson: 'I haven't narrowed my list down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The Post-Standard

    The 6-foot-10 big man from Brewster Academy via New York City has attracted the attention and collected the scholarship offers from Division I programs intent upon luring him to their college campuses. Thompson, a Class of 2016 recruit playing his senior year for a NEPSAC program that has produced C.J. Fair, Ron Patterson and Chris McCullough, appears to be in no hurry to decide on a destination.


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

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Big Lead

    If you saw the Big Monday game this week, you know you saw an idyllic college basketball battle, an ode to the genre between No. 1 Kansas and also-No.


  10. How Kansas coach Bill Self went small and rejuvenated his offenseRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The roots of an offensive resurgence can be traced to Andrew Wiggins. Bill Self can admit this now, now that Wiggins is in his second NBA season and destined for All-Star games and All-NBA accolades.


  11. A (semi) Statistical Recap of Holy CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    Although Kansas allowed Holy Cross to score almost .9 points per possession, and at times they looked pretty ugly defensively, it's tough to entertain thoughts that the defense was horrible when they allowed the Crusaders to shoot just 35 percent on twos for the game. They also forced turnovers on 29 percent of Holy Cross's possessions and allowed them to rebound just 21 percent of their misses It's a testament to the power of the 3-pointer that Holy Cross shooting roughly 10 percent above its season average can have that much of an impact on not just how we view the defensive effort, but the final point total as well.


  12. Selden stole the ball from a driving Crusader.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Kansas Jayhawks

    Jayhawk Shootout presented by Shawnee Mission Health No. 2/7 Kansas plays its fourth of a five-game homestand when it hosts Oregon State , Saturday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m. on ESPN2 in Sprint Center in the Jayhawk Shootout presented by Shawnee Mission Health.


  13. Indians will test Class 3A watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Great Bend Tribune

    By JIM MISUNAS [email protected] LARNED - Class 4A hasn't been friendly to the Larned Indian boys basketball team.


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

    Dec 9, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    Before Cole Aldrich became a toothless wonder for Kansas, there was a more intimidating behemoth patrolling the lane for the Jayhawks. I'm not sure the origin story behind Greg Ostertag's toothless smile, but one look at Ostertag told you that not replacing that dental work was part of a lifestyle choice.


  15. 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.


  16. Diallo, Bragg struggle to earn playing time against HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    Out of a timeout, Jamari Traylor screened the middle man in Harvard's 2-3 zone. Svi Mykhailiuk ran to the corner, spacing out the defender on the right side.


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

    Dec 3, 2015 | Washington Times

    If you ask one of the student managers for the Kansas men's basketball team, they might tell you the hustle element doesn't just exist between the whistles. In fact, they'd probably tell you it is required in every nook and cranny of the program, and this includes the laundry room.


  18. On The Road: Maui InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    If I didn't take the opportunity to wear a Hawaiian shirt under a Jeff Boschee jersey when that opportunity presented itself, I wouldn't have respected myself in the morning. My wife and I took a de facto honeymoon to Maui last week and attended the Kansas/UCLA game, won 92-73 by the Jayhawks.


  19. Kansas beats Vanderbilt 70-63, wins Maui InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Nearly 10 hours after the NCAA announced that the freshman forward Diallo would be eligible to play starting next Tuesday, a development that could alter the course of this college basketball season, another persistent question mark emerged on a steamy night inside the Lahaina Civic Center.


  20. Questioning of Bill Self's coaching nears an all-time high at KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    Bill Self is generally regarded as a living legend in Lawrence. After years of frustration under Roy Williams' first weekend flameouts and championship near-misses, Self finally brought a title back to KU in 2008, which gave him hero status, and Kansas' return to the title game in 2012, with what was considered at the time to be possibly the thinnest roster Self had worked with in Lawrence, cemented his place in Kansas lore.