1. Highlights and Observations from KU Basketball's Scrimmage

    Bill Self does this thing every year, right before his players scrimmage in front of a gym full of basketball campers...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 325 reads 0 comments

  2. Kansas Basketball: Predicting Jayhawks' Most Improved Players in 2014-15

    Perry Ellis was an obvious choice as the Kansas Jayhawks' most improved player heading into the 2013-14 season. It was Jeff Withey the season before that and Thomas Robinson in 2011-12...

    Andrew Doughty Written by Andrew Doughty about 1 month ago 1,795 reads 1 comments

  3. More Mature Wayne Selden Ready to Lead Hungry Kansas in 2014-15 Season

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — Wayne Selden was the star on the court Wednesday in a scrimmage at Bill Self's basketball camp that included current pros and former Jayhawks Ben McLemore and Cole Aldrich...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 7,599 reads 3 comments

  4. Report: Joel Embiid the 'Front-Runner' for No. 1 Pick in 2014 NBA Draft

    Joel Embiid is on the Cleveland Cavaliers ' brain and atop their 2014 NBA draft board. As are Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker. Go figure...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 20,167 reads 189 comments

  5. Cliff Alexander Block and Dunk

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  6. Joel Embiid Makes Most Sense for Cleveland Cavaliers with 1st Pick

    Last year, NBA draft experts and the Cleveland Cavaliers lacked a clear-cut favorite for the No. 1 overall pick. The Cavs settled for a player, in UNLV’s power forward Anthony Bennett , who greatly underachieved in Year 1 as a pro...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 14,319 reads 134 comments

  7. KU Coach Bill Self Still in Favor of Shorter Shot Clock

    The ACC, and maybe the SEC, will be two conferences to experiment with a 30-second shot clock in exhibition basketball games during the 2014-15 preseason.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 102 reads 0 comments

  8. Kansas Center Hunter Mickelson Fired Up to Contribute

    Hunter Mickelson had a smile on his face and bounce in his steps as he worked with 100 or so youths at Wednesday's Ed Fritz College Stars camp at the Fieldhouse of Kansas City.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 299 reads 0 comments

  9. Kansas Basketball: Who Would Replace Bill Self?

    Bill Self is not leaving Lawrence, at least not anytime soon, but let's have some fun. Kansas is undoubtedly a top-five job in college basketball and a phone call from Jayhawks athletic ...

    Andrew Doughty Written by Andrew Doughty about 1 month ago 1,828 reads 11 comments

  10. Seldom-Seen Brannen Greene Trusts in KU Program, Coach

    Brannen Greene didn't play a lot, in fact, he didn't crack the regular rotation, during his freshman season at Kansas University.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 415 reads 0 comments

  11. Report: Joel Embiid Won't Meet with Other NBA Teams Until He Meets with Cavs

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will get first crack at Joel Embiid — and not just in the upcoming 2014 NBA draft. According to Andy Katz of ESPN...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 24,553 reads 99 comments

  12. Joel Embiid Rumors: Latest Buzz on Center's NBA Draft Stock and Interested Teams

    Updates from Thursday, June 26 Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowksi reports likely destinations for Joel Embiid tonight: Wojnarowski also talked about the Sixers' level ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 260,526 reads 696 comments

  13. Cleveland Cavaliers Drafting Joel Embiid Would Be All About LeBron James

    Ninety-seven wins, 215 losses, two general managers, two head coaches and nearly four years later, the Cleveland Cavaliers are still all about LeBron James . Maybe...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 53,860 reads 209 comments

  14. Six Draft Prospects Guaranteed to Interest the Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers emerged from the NBA Lottery with the third and tenth overall selections in a draft that most level-headed analysts agree is one of the best in a generation...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 2 months ago 27,451 reads 82 comments

  15. Cleveland Cavaliers Can't Afford to Pass Up Joel Embiid with No. 1 Draft Pick

    The basketball gods have a thing for the Cleveland Cavaliers . Not only did they deliver the franchise an against-all-odds top selection for the third time in four years; they ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 16,771 reads 109 comments

  16. Bill Self Is College Basketball's Recruiting King After Kansas' Latest Signing

    Kansas signed one of the top European prospects in the world Wednesday in Ukrainian wing Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk , per the school's site ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 2 months ago 39,470 reads 136 comments

  17. No. 1 NBA Draft Pick Candidate Joel Embiid Is a Huge Miley Cyrus Fan

    Embiid was in New York City for promotional appearances while the NBA draft lottery revealed which team would garner the No. 1 pick for next month's draft...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 647 reads 0 comments

  18. Kansas Basketball: Projecting Jayhawks' 2014-15 Rotation

    Another offseason brings another roster overhaul for Bill Self and the Kansas Jayhawks. After losing four players to graduation and the NBA (plus two more to transfer), the 12th-year ...

    Andrew Doughty Written by Andrew Doughty about 2 months ago 2,206 reads 1 comments

  19. Report: Cleveland Cavs Have Joel Embiid No. 1 on 2014 NBA Draft Board

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have plenty of options now that they've defied the odds to land their third No. 1 pick in the last four years...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 39,249 reads 366 comments

  20. Joel Embiid Worth Top Pick Despite Injury Risk

    It’s not every day that an uber -athletic 7’ center who can completely change the game on both ends of the floor is available in the NBA draft. In most drafts, taking someone with Joel Embiid ’s skill set with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,326 reads 3 comments

  21. Andrew Wiggins' Unlimited Upside Should Make Him the No. 1 Pick

    Before he arrived in Lawrence, Andrew Wiggins was a child prodigy with impossibly high expectations. Despite some bumps during his only year at Kansas, he's still one of the top prospects in the 2014 NBA Draft because of his incredible athletic gifts...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 204 reads 0 comments

  22. 2014-15 Non-Conference Men's Hoops Schedule Loaded Again

    On the heels of playing one of the toughest non-conference college basketball schedules in recent memory, the Kansas University men's basketball team is at it again...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 611 reads 0 comments

  23. KU's Self Plans to Attend Next Month's NBA Draft

    Look for Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self to be in Brooklyn's Barclays Center on June 26 for what could be a historic NBA Draft...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 233 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2014: Pre-Lottery Odds and Breakdown of Draft's Top Players

    After a year of befuddling the rest of the NBA with horrendous play, 13 teams will leave their fate to ping pong balls. Then there's the Phoenix Suns who, try as they might, simply couldn't get over the hump to become a playoff team...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 10,083 reads 2 comments

  25. KU's Bill Self Gets It Right, This Time in the Classroom

    University of Kansas basketball fans were disappointed when head coach Bill Self's Jayhawks didn't advance nearly as far in this year's NCAA tournament as hoped.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 15 reads 0 comments