1. KU Hoops Recruit Bragg Plans to Attend Late Night

    Another top recruit in the Class of 2015 plans to experience Kansas University's Late Night in the Phog on Oct. 10, according to Rivals.com. Carlton Bragg, a 6-9 power forward from Cleveland (Villa Angela-St...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 220 reads 0 comments

  2. Perry Ellis Will Take the Kansas Jayhawks Far in 2014

    Perry Ellis thrived for Kansas in the shadows of Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid last season. Those shadows have vanished, as Wiggins and Embiid parlayed their star power into NBA contracts, and the Lawrence limelight will hit Ellis in 2014-15...

    Ari Kramer Written by Ari Kramer about 1 month ago 2,939 reads 1 comments

  3. Lean and Mean: Landen Lucas Ready to Fight for Minutes

    A slimmer, trimmer version of Landen Lucas will be touring the Baltic States from Aug. 6-14 with Athletes in Action's college all-star basketball team...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 227 reads 0 comments

  4. Kansas' Perry Ellis Focuses on Defense at LeBron James' Camp

    Before Perry Ellis left the LeBron James Skills Academy last week in Las Vegas, he took a moment to pose with the camp's host, a certain Ohio native who made a few headlines last week...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 166 reads 0 comments

  5. Joel Embiid Signs Multi-Year Deal with Adidas

    Adidas has quietly established the best group of rookies of the 2014 NBA Draft class. With Andrew Wiggins and Dante Exum already in the fold, adidas got even richer by adding two more lottery picks to their roster: Joel Embiid and Marcus Smart...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  6. KU's Perry Ellis Teams with LeBron James, Faces Top Talent at Camp

    Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis, who was running the court as a teammate of future Hall of Famer LeBron James in a game at James' skills camp last week in Las Vegas, knew ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 123 reads 0 comments

  7. Bill Self Also Was Among the College Coaches Pursued by the Cavs

    Turns out John Calipari , Tom Izzo and Billy Donovan weren't the only high-profile college coaches to have conversations with the Cleveland Cavaliers this past spring...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 1,394 reads 0 comments

  8. Oubre Sprains Ankle, to Miss a Couple Weeks of Workouts

    Kansas University freshman Kelly Oubre, Jr., sprained his left ankle at last week's LeBron James camp in Las Vegas and will be out of action up to a couple weeks, coach Bill Self said Monday...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 445 reads 0 comments

  9. Report: Bill Self Talked to Cleveland Cavaliers About Head Coaching Vacancy

    Before making the decision to hire new head coach David Blatt, the Cleveland Cavaliers expressed interest in Kansas head coach Bill Self, according to a report from the Lawrence Journal-World...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 579 reads 0 comments

  10. Research Project Offers Unique View of Kansas' 2013 Sweet 16 Season

    One of the most memorable images of the 2013 NCAA tournament was Michigan guard Trey Burke's game-tying three against Kansas in the Sweet 16, sending that game into overtime and keeping the Wolverines alive in the process...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 254 reads 0 comments

  11. Kansas Transfer Andrew White III Did Not Visit FSU This Weekend

    Andrew White III averaged only 5.5 minutes per game in his 43 appearances with Kansas, but that hasn't stopped him from receiving interest from multiple high-major programs...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 143 reads 0 comments

  12. LeBron Returning to Cleveland Will Benefit Wiggins

    Andrew Wiggins is scheduled to start in his first Summer League game at 7 pm central tonight. Until this afternoon, Cleveland Cavs fans were pretty excited about this. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 207 reads 0 comments

  13. Cliff Alexander Seen in a Walking Boot, Has a “Sprained Ankle”

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 1,268 reads 0 comments

  14. Bill Self's Potential Replacements at Kansas

    The SI.com Successor Series will examine who might replace some of the bigger names in college basketball when they inevitably leave their posts. It is intended as pure speculation -- fodder for discussion in the long hoops offseason...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 427 reads 0 comments

  15. KU Basketball Walk-On Garrett Driven to Win

    Christian Garrett, a 6-foot-3 senior basketball walk-on at Kansas University, shot through the lane and, despite being closely guarded, scored over 6-foot-6 Kentucky starter/future ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 76 reads 0 comments

  16. Cole Aldrich Sold on PG Graham

    Cole Aldrich, who provided quite an inside-outside combination with 2010 All-America point guard Sherron Collins at Kansas University, teamed with one of the Jayhawks' lead guards of the future in 5-on-5 pick-up basketball action Sunday...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 126 reads 0 comments

  17. Joel Embiid on Way to Becoming Fan Favorite in Philadelphia

    Joel Embiid was as high-risk, high-reward as basketball prospects come when the Philadelphia 76ers selected him with the No. 3 pick in the 2014 NBA draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 28,278 reads 75 comments

  18. Ben McLemore Impressed by Young KU Basketball Talent

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 302 reads 0 comments

  19. Joel Embiid Looking Forward to His Future in Philadelphia

    When the Philadelphia 76ers held an introductory press conference for their latest acquisitions this past weekend, a certain 7-foot center from Cameroon, by way of Kansas University, didn't get a chance to join the organization's 2014 NBA draft picks...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 12 reads 0 comments

  20. KU's Oubre Faces Off with NBA MVP Durant

    Most incoming Kansas University basketball players spend the summer before their freshman seasons fine-tuning their games in high school gyms or in Lawrence.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 539 reads 0 comments

  21. Joel Embiid Admits Twitter Recruiting of LeBron James Failed

    Update: July 11, 2014 at 2 p.m. ET Joel Embiid better work on his recruiting tactics if he is going to get free agents to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers in the future...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 844,246 reads 800 comments

  22. Sixers' Long-Term Plan for Joel Embiid Will Be Productive but Unpopular

    In the days and hours leading up to the 2014 NBA draft, no one’s stock sunk lower than Joel Embiid ’s, the product of recent revelations that the 7’0” Kansas ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 2 months ago 12,187 reads 58 comments

  23. Joel Embiid Thought Injury Might Drop Him into 2nd Round of 2014 NBA Draft

    Had he been injury-free, Joel Embiid would have very likely been taken by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the No. 1 overall pick. Falling to the Philadelphia 76ers at No...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 months ago 20,220 reads 44 comments

  24. Report: Tarik Black to Play in NBA Summer League

    Tarik Black confirmed in a text to me that he indeed is playing for the Houston Rockets summer teams. Good luck to him. Nice guy. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  25. Self: Having Two of NBA Draft's Top Picks 'Means a Lot' for KU

    Kansas University's domination of the 2014 NBA draft had coach Bill Self beaming in the Big Apple on Thursday night. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 1,122 reads 0 comments