Found May 14, 2013 on College Spun:
PLAYERS: Bill Self
TEAMS: Kansas Jayhawks
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After the Jayhawks landed top recruit Andrew Wiggins, Kansas Athletics released a video of head coach Bill Self reacting to the highly anticipated commitment. In the video, Self says that getting Wiggins was a total surprise. He also called Wiggins an “assassin” and an “alpha dog.”  Check it out:  Wiggins will be a huge impact player for the already stacked Jayhawk squad. Wiggins will join several other signees at Kansas: Joel Embiid, Brannen Greene, Connor Frankamp, Frank Mason, and Wayne Selden. 
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