KU's Assistant Athletic Director of Sports Performance Andrea Hudy joined The Star reporter Katy Bergen at Dempsey's Burger Pub in Lawrence Thursday on the weekly Facebook Live show Beer Hour. Coach Hudy is the strength and conditioning coach for the Kansas Men's Basketball team and has helped more than two dozen athletes make it to the NBA during her career at Kansas and Connecticut.
Kansas guard Malik Newman says former teammate Frank Mason should be a sleeper in this year's draft. He also discusses weather Mason or Josh Jackson has better fashion sense. Newman talked on Tuesday at Brett Ballard's Washburn basketball camp in Topeka, Kan.
David McCormack spent the high school basketball season somewhat overshadowed on a star-studded Oak Hill Academy team, a roster that included Kansas signee Billy Preston. But the spring and summer tour has been something of a breakout period for the 6-10 rising senior who has scholarship offers from KU, Baylor, Duke, Georgetown and a whole host of others.
The Houston-area product Quentin Grimes, a KU target and one of the best point guards in the Class of 2018, has had a whirlwind start to his summer vacation, returning from the Adidas EuroCamp in Italy just before the start of the NBA Players Association Top 100 Camp in Virginia last week.