This Bill Self-coached Kansas Jayhawks basketball team shouldn’t just improve in one area defensively during the 2018-19 college basketball season; instead, it probably should be the best defensive rebounding team Self has ever had.
We’re back for another Kansas Jayhawks Q&A, which this week includes questions about David Beaty, KU football, KU basketball, Lagerald Vick, recruiting, Svi Mykhailiuk, Silvio De Sousa, Bill Self and FBI’s investigation into college basketball.
Which Kansas Jayhawks basketball players will be most affected by Lagerald Vick's return to the team? And who potentially stands to lose the most playing time for KU? Here's what one projection system from Bart Torvik tells us.
Jeff Long is the new Kansas Jayhawks' athletic director, and though no one can be sure how this will turn out, it's not difficult to understand KU chancellor Douglas Girod's thinking after he previously fired Sheahon Zenger.
The Kansas Jayhawks' nonconference basketball games against Michigan State, Villanova and Kentucky should be fun for fans. But they aren't the reason that KU once again was successful with its 2018-19 nonconference schedule.
Kansas Jayhawks basketball coach Bill Self, who spent the last three weeks with KU freshman guard Quentin Grimes as coach of Team USA at the FIBA Americas Championships, has been impressed with the guard to say the least.
I saw enough during the Kansas Jayhawks basketball team's 30-minute exhibition Wednesday to deliver one prediction: KU will have the nation's leader in one obscure NCAA statistic for the second consecutive year.
I had one prevailing thought following Wednesday's announcement that center Udoka Azubuike will be returning to the Kansas Jayhawks' men's basketball team for his junior season: Welcome back to coach Bill Self's wheelhouse.
Sheahon Zenger did not have a great case to remain the Kansas Jayhawks athletic director. But the timing of his firing by KU makes it more difficult for the current football coach, David Beaty, and perhaps the next one, too.
The Kansas Jayhawks men's basketball team was a good "NBA three-point" shooting squad last season. Something else grabbed my attention, though, when I looked at the NCAA team numbers for those shots: The Villanova Wildcats were way ahead.
2018-19 will be unlike any other season for coach Bill Self in his previous 15 with the Kansas Jayhawks men's basketball team. Only 6 percent of KU's three-pointers from the previous year were made by players who are returning.
What should you know about Kansas Jayhawks basketball recruiting target and Albany graduate transfer Joe Cremo? Here's a quick look at his strengths and weaknesses, based off data from KenPom.com, Hoop-Math.com and Synergy Sports Technology.
Kansas Jayhawks coach Bill Self and his staff at KU did a good job in the 2017-18 season of scheming offensively, helping 7-foot center Udoka Azubuike reach a new mark that no other NCAA Div. I player has hit this decade.
We're back for another Kansas Jayhawks basketball and football Q&A on Friday, April 20, 2018. Topics this week include Udoka Azubuike, Romeo Langford, Malik Newman, recruiting and expectations for football in David Beaty's fourth year.
Kansas, now involved in the FBI's college basketball bribery investigation, should not use the word "victim" as PR cover. Also, calls for breaking off contract extension talks with adidas miss a more complicated reality in college basketball.
How did Kansas Jayhawks basketball players perform in 2017-18 based on their preseason expectations? For that question, we have a good starting point — at least when looking at offense — from Sports Illustrated's preseason projection system.
How worried should KU fans be? Fair to compare Sporting Kansas City and Royals attendance? Why aren't the Royals further along by now? How bad will attendance be, and will it affect the future? Advice for traveling with kids? What are the best smoked meats?