Kansas basketball coach Bill Self was to receive his Hall of Fame ring on Saturday night at a casino in Connecticut. Some of his supporters returned home Saturday; others stayed in Massachusetts to continue weekend Hall celebrations.
Frank Mason, who now plays for the Sacramento Kings of the NBA, held his second of three one-day camps in the Sunflower State on Friday. He’s headed to Wichita on Saturday after stops in Olathe and Lawrence.
Former Kansas star Frank Mason threw out the first pitch Saturday afternoon before the Royals took on the Twins at Kauffman Stadium. It might not have been perfect, but it was better than his former teammate Josh Jackson’s attempt at a recent Arizona Diamondbacks game.
KU basketball coach Bill Self believes ‘our game is great.’ However that could change depending on some possible changes being considered. Self is set to be inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame this weekend.
Perry Ellis averaged 20 points per game in four games at the recent NBA Development League minicamp, which earned him a workout with the Sacramento Kings and an upcoming workout with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Mario Chalmers scored 22 points to lead the Red team to a 104-101 victory over the Blue squad in Thursday’s Rock Chalk Roundball Classic KU alumni game. Ben McLemore led all scorers with 32 points in a losing cause.