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Former Miege basketball player, KU recruit Bol Bol commits to Oregon

Former Bishop Miege player Bol Bol, son of NBA player Manute Bol, has committed to play college basketball at Oregon. The Ducks made it to the Final Four last year, beating the Kansas Jayhawks in the Elite Eight at the Sprint Center in March. Bol also was recruited by KU and Creighton. “It came down to Oregon and Kentucky,” Bol wrote in The Players’ Tribune. “As someone who likes to do his own thing — and yeah, troll a little bit — I always rooted for Kentucky. In Kansas, cheering for the Wildcats is like against the law.”

University of Kansas

Power forward who committed to KU basketball for 2018 wants to play this December

IMG Academy senior power forward Silvio De Sousa, who committed to KU basketball in August, is ranked No. 25 in the Class of 2018 by Rivals.com. But his legal guardian, Fenny Falmagne, told The Star on Thursday afternoon that De Sousa, a 6-foot-9, 220-pound senior power forward from the Bradenton, Fla., prep school, was hoping to enroll at KU for second semester classes to help the Jayhawks on the court this season.

KU recruit David McCormack at NBA Players Association Top 100 camp

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 t
Shane Mettlen Special to The Star