Found April 09, 2012 on Fox Sports Kansas City:
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Norm Roberts has rejoined the Kansas mens basketball staff as an assistant coach, KU head coach Bill Self announced Monday. Roberts, who replaces Danny Manning who was named head coach at Tulsa in late March, comes to Kansas after serving the 2011-12 season as an assistant coach at the University of Florida, where the Gators were 26-11 and advanced to the Elite Eight of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. Roberts is no stranger to Kansas and Self. He spent nine seasons on Selfs staffs at KU in 2003-04 as associate head coach, three years at Illinois (2000-03), including serving as associate head coach in 2002-03; three seasons at Tulsa (1997-2000); and two years at Oral Roberts (1995-97). Additionally, his son, Niko, is a sophomore guard on the KU team. Im excited to see Norm come back, Self said. Hes always been a Kansas guy having worked Kansas basketball camps in the 1980s for Coach (Larry) Brown. He and his family loved it here. As good as he was when he left, now hes...
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