Originally posted on Rock Chalk Blog  |  Last updated 6/16/14
On Monday evening, Kansas announced that the men’s basketball team will compete in South Korea in the 2015 World University games from July 3-14, 2014. More information will be revealed on Tuesday as Bill Self, Sheahon Zenger and Craig Jonas, the head of the United States delegation, will meet with the media to discuss the World University Games. Jim Marchiony told the Lawrence Journal-World about the selection process: “USA (Basketball) sent feelers out to several high profile teams and they picked us out of the ones that responded. It’s a huge honor anytime you can represent your country like this.” The World University Games have occurred every two years since 1965. This is the first time an entire university was picked to represent the United States, as they normally pick  select college players to represent. The Games have been going on since 1965. They are held every two years. Normally tryouts are held for players to represent the U.S. on the team. The 2013 USA team included ...
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