Musings at the mid-week:
■ The prospect that intrigues me about Bill Self is coaching longevity. At Kansas.
■ Through 10 seasons he is averaging 30 wins, sitting at 300 exactly. Phog Allen holds the KU coaching record with 590.
■ Rather than bandy about Self’s name for the NBA, how about he coaches at KU long enough to be its winningest coach?
■ He quickly dismisses any questions about win totals, and records, but at this pace …
■ I liked it when he expressed confidence about next season despite losing five starters.