Kansas didn’t finish the season the way it wanted to, but the Jayhawks, winners of both the Big 12 regular season and the league’s tournament, still had an incredible run. Sunday, one of the team’s reserves took to Twitter with a heartfelt post to fans about his four years with the program. Evan Manning – son of Kansas great Danny Manning – posted a long note, calling it...
Walk-on rarely get their chance to shine, the only time they get eyes on them is at the end of a blow out if they’re lucky (or unless they sit on Monmouth’s bench). And a walk-on holding a press conference? Forget about it. Unless you’re Evan Manning, a senior walk-on at Kansas who held his first press conference Thursday. And he started it out like a seasoned vet, actually...
Heading into this season, many college basketball fans, including myself, expected an instant classic when two powerhouse programs were scheduled to face off with number one Kentucky taking on number five Kansas as the main event of this year’s Champions Classic. The end result of the game however, resembled anything but a classic match-up, as the Wildcats easily dominated, bullied...
Kansas freshman center Joel Embiid will be out the first two games of the NCAA Tournament coach Bill Self told the Kansas City Star. Embiid injured his back late in the regular season against Oklahoma State and missed the final two games of the season and the Big 12 Tournament. Self expected Embiid to miss the first two games, but confirmed it on Wednesday. Embiid was originally...
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