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Video: Kansas staffer wins $10K for student

Every now and then, college students get the chance to try and win a large sum of money by making a ridiculous half-court shot. One Kansas student had the chance to do just that, but his fate didn’t rest in his own hands. His fate rested in the hands of Brennan Bechard, the director of basketball operations and assistant basketball coach at Kansas. According to College Spun, Kansas...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas student gets $10,000 check from Bill Self

One student at KU's Late Night in the Phog walked away with a $10,000 check from head coach Bill Self on Friday night.Jerrod Martin Castro, a sophomore, was one of two students picked to shoot a half-court shot. Each student had the option of allowing a guest shooter to take the shot instead. For Castro, Brennan Bechard, the Kansas director of basketball operations, attempted the...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas, Bill Self Drop 2 Hilarious Fake DirecTV Ads

Believe it or not, it’s almost basketball season. Friday night, Kansas hosted its “Late Night At The Phog” event, which featured an assistant coach hitting a half-court shot to win a KU student $10,000. It also featured two ridiculous fake DirecTV ads with Bill Self as the subject. In the first clip, we have Kansas head coach Bill Self and graduate assistant Bill Self. In the...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Kansas Staffer Hits Half Court Shot To Win Student $10,000 During “Late Night At The Phog”

Kansas hosted its midnight madness event “Late Night at the Phog” on Friday, and it was a very lucrative event for one lucky Jayhawk student. Jerrod Martin Castro took home a check for $10,000, after Kansas director of basketball operations Brennan Bechard drilled a half-court shot on his behalf. Asst. coach Brennan Bechard wins KU student $10,000 from Bill Self after hitting...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears vs. Kansas Jayhawks: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two Big 12 schools face off against one another on Saturday as the No. 3 Baylor Bears travel to take on the Kansas Jayhawks. Baylor (4-0) and Kansas (0-4) enter this one with opposing records. Coverage of this game will air on FOX Sports 1 beginning at 12:00 pm ET from Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, KS. The Odds: Baylor is a 44 point favorite against Kansas. The over/under for this...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayhawks continue with quarterback turnover as Baylor looms

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas will start a freshman with only a couple dozen plays in college to his credit when the winless Jayhawks play unbeaten and third-ranked Baylor on Saturday. That about sums up the most important position on the field at Kansas the past few years. Ever since Todd Reesing started every game three straight seasons ending in 2009, nobody has held down the job with...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chieck Diallo’s clearance a couple of weeks away?

Kansas Jayhawks five-star freshman big man Cheick Diallo still has not been cleared to play by the NCAA, but head coach Bill Self may have given a small hint as to when he would be. While appearing on local radio show “The Border Patrol” on WHB-AM 810, Self elaborated on Diallo and what the future could hold. “He’s been cleared to practice,” Self said. “(His status...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

KU’s Cheick Diallo practicing, still waiting on eligibility

Kansas Jayhawks five-star freshman big man Cheick Diallo is now allowed to practice with the team, but is still waiting on clearance from the NCAA Eligibility Center. Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star reported the latest development. A McDonald’s All-American who is originally from Mali, Diallo played high school ball at Our Savior New American School in Centereach, New York...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Three things Kansas Basketball must improve in 2015-16

With basketball season right around the corner and with Late Night in the Phog only a week and a half away, there is no better time than now to start talking Kansas basketball. The Jayhawks extended their impressive streak of consecutive Big 12 championships to 11 last season, but fell well short of their ultimate goal; a national championship. KU once again comes into the season...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Rugters defender probably needs to check where the line of scrimmage is

I think one of the worst games on this week slate of college football games was the Kansas Jayhawks going on the road to face the Rutgers Scarlett Knights. One team is having a lot of trouble on the field and the other is having trouble off of it. Rutgers was without its head coach, who is suspended but it really didn’t matter if he was present because they still won. But if you...
Via No Guts, No Glory
15 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kansas And Rutgers Could Be Worst Power Five Game Ever And Here’s Why

In the world of college football teams trying to schedule decent non-conference games, this would not be one of those games. The sad part is that the two teams who participated are both members of Power Five conferences, meaning they are supposed to be the best of the best. The Kansas Jayhawks, winless on the year including a loss to a FCS team, traveled to New Jersey to take on...
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Selden Jr. unveils Kansas’ Big 12 title rings

The Kansas Jayhawks won their 11th Big 12 regular season championship under coach Bill Self last season, and the team recently received their rings. One man in particular is very happy with the rings, and that is junior guard Wayne Selden Jr. Selden took to Instagram and posted a picture of the ring. You & Yours vs. Me & Mine.. #BigRings #NeedBiggerRings A photo...
Via Campus Sports Net
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kansas Kick Returner Ryan Schadler Returns Kick 91-Yards For A Touchdown

Kansas Jayhawks fans are not accustomed to seeing good things happen on their football field. After the team fell behind 10-0 to a FCS team Saturday afternoon they were likely thinking, "S*it! Here we go again!"Then for a moment the clouds parted and the fans had something to cheer about as they watched Ryan Schadler run a kick back 91-yards to get the team on the board.via RedditRead more »
Via FatManWriting
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kansas Loses To FCS Opponent After Fumbled Spike Attempt

Sometimes you just have to stick to what you know. And what the Kansas Jayhawks know is basketball — not football. It wouldn’t be the craziest things in the world if the Jayhawks lost to South Dakota State, an FCS school, to open up their 2015 season, but it wasn’t likely… or so we thought. Not only did Kansas lose 41-38, but Jayhawks quarterback Montell Cozart lost it in...
Via Gamedayr
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas Jayhawks’ Ryan Schadler returns kickoff 91 yards for touchdown

Kansas Jayhawks’ return man Ryan Schadler had himself an afternoon against South Dakota State. As of this posting, South Dakota State is leading 34-31 with 10:00 left in the 4th quarter. The post Kansas Jayhawks’ Ryan Schadler returns kickoff 91 yards for touchdown appeared first on EndZoneScore.
Via EndZoneScore
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Three Things to Watch: 2015 Kansas Football

With a new staff, scheme, and buzz around the program, what should Jayhawks fans expect from Kansas football in 2015? It has truly been an eventful offseason for Kansas Jayhawks football. First came the extensive coaching... The post Three Things to Watch: 2015 Kansas Football appeared first on Rock Chalk Blog.
Via Rock Chalk Blog
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Kansas Jayhawks Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just days away, and the Kansas Jayhawks are looking for a bounce back season after finishing with a 3-9 record in 2014. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Kansas’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas RB DeVonte Wilson has insane jumping ability

While the Kansas Jayhawks running back DeVonte Wilson may not be a household name, you could very well argue that he is the most explosive player at his position in the entire nation. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound rusher has jumping ability cannot be matched. There isn’t much to say about his hops other than, “holy crap!” From jumping out of a pool to box jumping with more than...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Ferry talks to Terry Pluto about the Cavs drafting and signing Sasha Kaun

The deal isn’t official yet, but the Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly agreed last week to a two-year deal that will bring 30-year-old Russian center Sasha Kaun to the NBA after six seasons playing for CSKA Moscow. The Plain Dealer‘s Terry Pluto spoke to the man who drafted Kaun in 2008, Danny Ferry. Ferry was the Cavs GM from 2005 to 2010, winning NBA Executive of the Year honors...
Via Waiting For Next Year
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Early Predictions for Kansas’ Big 12 Conference Schedule

The Kansas Jayhawks’ 2016 conference schedule was announced on Thursday, giving fans a first look at the path the Jayhawks have to a potential 12th straight Big 12 crown. My initial reaction is that this... The post Early Predictions for Kansas’ Big 12 Conference Schedule appeared first on Rock Chalk Blog.
Via Rock Chalk Blog
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Players to Watch in Kansas Football Camp

As Kansas football camp begins, nearly every position is still up for grabs on the young Jayhawks squad led by head coach David Beaty. For the beginning of the 2015 football season, the Kansas Jayhawks... The post Players to Watch in Kansas Football Camp appeared first on Rock Chalk Blog.
Via Rock Chalk Blog
August 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas Basketball: Photos: Jayhawk Players Celebrate Winning World University Games On Social Media

Everything is golden for the Kansas Jayhawks today. KU basketball represented the U.S. in this summer’s World University Games, and outlasted Germany for a double-overtime win in today’s gold medal game. The Jayhawks are pumped about the big win, and have been posting a ton of celebratory photos on social media since the end of the game. Frank Mason III and company ready...
Via College Spun
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas Basketball: Cliff Alexander Doesn’t Seemed Thrilled About His Experience At Kansas

Few freshmen basketball players had as rocky a season as Kansas forward Cliff Alexander. The 6-foot-9 Alexander came to Lawrence as the top power forward in his class, but entered the NBA Draft after playing just 17.6 minutes per game in 28 games for the Jayhawks. Alexander missed the final eight games of KU’s season due to eligibility concerns. When asked about his tumultuous...
Via College Spun
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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