Bill Self is such a strong recruiter that even a class that’s merely respectable by his standards is ranked 10th in the nation by Rivals.com. The Jayhawks’ incoming talent may not be ready to fill the shoes of Tyshawn Taylor or Thomas Robinson immediately, but Self has brought in some major pieces to build on for the future.
One of the most promising of these youngsters is swingman Andrew White. Even though the Jayhawks have talented seniors Elijah Johnson and Travis Releford returning on the wings, White has an edge that should earn him a large chunk of playing time next season.
Read on to find out what niche White should be able to fill for KU, along with a quick look at all the other incoming freshmen who will be arriving in Lawrence next season.