The Kansas men’s basketball team officially will be a part of the 2014 Old Spice Classic in Orlando, Fla., the tournament announced Friday.
KU joins Michigan State, Georgia Tech, Marquette, Rider, Tennessee, Santa Clara and Xavier in the eight-team fie… Continue reading →
LAWRENCE — In years past, Bill Self has called it “Kansas math.”
The gist is, regardless of how many players the Jayhawks lose or how many untested players they’re counting on, the expectations never fluctuate. In fact, they’re often higher.
Such is the case this year. Despite losing all five starters — who were also KU’s top five leading scorers — off a team that went 31-7 and advanced to the Sweet 16, Kansas was tapped as the sixth-best team in the country in the USA Today preseason coaches poll.
KANSAS SPORTS HALL OF FAME NOTEBOOK
Mike Bell, Wichita, football
Bob Brannum, Winfield, basketball
Chuck Broyles, Mulberry, football
Martin Gramatica, La Salle, Fla., football
Al Kelley, McCune, basketball
Bob Kenney, Winfield, basketball
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K-STATE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM SIGNS TOP INTERNATIONAL RECRUIT:Kansas State women’s basketball coach Deb Patterson announced Monday the signing of the top international recruit in the class of 2013, Leticia Romero, of Spain. With the addition of Romero, K-State has signed six players for the 2013-14 season.
IRIVING, Texas – Kansas’ men’s basketball game at Florida on Dec. 10 will be part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge, the two conferences announced Tuesday. The Big 12/SEC Challenge will begin during the 2013-14 season.
“This will be very good for our league,” Kansas coach Bill Self said. “We have a very difficult draw with our [...] Continue reading →
NCAA SWEET 16
Games Thursday at Washington
Miami (29-6) vs. Marquette (25-8), 6:15 p.m. (WIBW 13.1)
Indiana (29-6) vs. Syracuse (28-9), 30 minutes following (WIBW 13.1)
Games Thursday at Los Angeles
Arizona (27-7) vs. Ohio State (28-7), 6:47… Continue reading →