Kansas forward Christian Moody throws down a dunk in the first half.
Kansas guard Stephen Vinson collides with Baylor guard Aaron Bruce as the two scramble for a loose ball in the second half.
Jeff Hawkins watches his tree point basket in the second half along with his teammates and Texas Tech's Jarrius Jackson.
Former Kansas basketball player Moulaye Niang wears a khaftan during Thursday nights game against New Orleans.
Kansas guard Jeff Hawkins is all smiles on the bench with teammate Jeremy Case during the second half. Hawkins lit up the Cornhuskers for 17 points.
KU players from left to right, Stephen Vinson, Jeremy Case, Roderick Stewart, and Matt Kleinmann get excited about a foul and a score during the first half against Oklahoma. The Jayhawks beat the Sooners 59-58 Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University recruit Sherron Collins hangs out with Moulaye Niang and assistant coach Kurtis Townsend prior to the start of Sunday's game against Oklahoma. The Jayhawks beat the Sooners 59-58 Sunday afternoon.
Fired-up Jayhawks Christian Moody (34), Brandon Rush, center, and Mario Chalmers react to a second-half bucket by Chalmers in the Jayhawks' 75-63 victory over Colorado. The three combined for 46 points in the Jayhawks' victory Wednesday in Boulder, Colo.
Senior guard Steven Vinson runs away from campers during a coaches versus campers game during the Holiday Clinic on Dec. 31. KU players and coaches coached the Saturday-morning skill session at Allen Fieldhouse and the Horejsi Center.
Kansas University guard Jeff Hawkins (1) heads to the hole around Yale's Ross Morin as the Bulldogs' Travis Pinick (24) trails the play. Hawkins matched a career-high with 19 points in the Jayhawks' 87-46 rout Wednesday in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University's Christian Moody, right, throws down a layup over Missouri's Kalen Grimes in the second half. Moody had four points in eight minutes against the Tigers.
Moulaye Niang lifts Kailey Huebl, 4, Olathe, for a higher view of the goal at Kansas University coach Bill Self's Parent-Child Basketball Camp.
Kansas University basketball player Christian Moody shops for dolls with his girlfriend, Nicole Henry. The Jayhawks shopped for Christmas presents for the Salvation Army on Thursday at the Lawrence Wal-Mart.
Kansas University basketball walk-ons Christian Moody, left, and
Stephen Vinson prepare to put on their traditional red jerseys
prior to practice. The two were suiting up for drills Monday at
Kansas guard Jeff Hawkins writhes in the throes of a cramp to his left leg in the second half. Hawkins later returned.
Missouri players Jimmy McKinney, Glen Dandridge and Thomas Gardner watch as Kansas forward Christian Moody slowly makes his way to the free throw line Monday night at Mizzou Arena.
Kansas' Michael Lee, left, chats with teammate Stephen Vinson
before the TCU game. Lee, who broke his collarbone in practice
Friday, cheered the Jayhawks Monday in Fort Worth, Texas.
Jayhawk Jeff Hawkins dances during the team's step show at Late Night.
Christian Moody drives against Darnell Jackson at Late Night.
Kansas guard Stephen Vinson attempts a shot underneath Pepperdine defenders Derick Grubb, left, and Tomas Pranciliaskas during the second half.
Kansas men's basketball coach Bill Self, in white, poses with graduating players, from left, Wayne Simien, Aaron Miles, Michael Lee, Keith Langford and Jeff Hawkins. All five players graduated in four years and walked down Campanile Hill on Sunday afternoon.
KU senior Christian Moody helps coach Bill Self with his wardrobe before a team photo during Media Day as Jayhawks C.J. Giles (33) and Darnell Jackson (32) watch.
Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole, left, and former President Bill Clinton
show off their Kansas University men's basketball jerseys. Among
the players on hand Friday at Allen Fieldhouse were, from left,
Keith Langford, Stephen Vinson, Christian Moody and Moulaye Niang.
Kansas' Christian Moody leaps into the air celebrating a Kirk
Hinrich three-pointer. Hinrich had a game-high 27 points in the
Jayhawks' 87-70 victory over UCLA on Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse.
Stephen Vinson gets a warm welcome on his way to the bench after logging 17 minutes against Western Illinois.
Kansas University's Jeff Hawkins plays keep-away with a swarm of kids at KU coach Bill Self's Parent-Child Basketball Camp. The shenanigans took place Friday at Horejsi Center.
Walk-on Christian Moody (34) skies for a rebound against Georgia
Jeff Hawkins, who finished with 19 points and hit five of seven
three-point shots, launches a three against TCU's Marcus Shropshire
in the second half. Hawkins helped key a second-half rally that
carried the Jayhawks to an 85-66 victory Monday in Fort Worth,
Kansas basketball coach Roy Williams, right, and his wife, Wanda,
left, take part in pregame tailgating last weekend with freshman
Moulaye Niang, center, while assistant coach Steve Robinson, back,
looks on. The Jayhawks have been gathering before football games
since Williams arrived at Kansas 15 years ago.
Kansas University basketball players Stephen Vinson, left, and Jeff Hawkins admire the new videoboard in Allen Fieldhouse. The Jayhawks, shown Thursday at KU Media Day, hung out between posing for photos and speaking to reporters.
Kansas University senior Christian Moody emerges from a tunnel during player introductions before the men's team scrimmage at Late Night in the Phog. The Jayhawk men's and women's basketball squads practiced for fans Friday evening at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas senior Stephen Vinson congratulates California guard and former Jayhawk Omar Wilkes following the Jayhawks' 69-56 victory Saturday at Kemper Arena.
Kirk Hinrich guards Jeff Hawkins during a pickup game during Bill Self's basketball camp Wednesday.
Kansas University's Aaron Miles, left, Christian Moody, center, and
Wayne Simien celebrate as the Jayhawks begin to pull away in the
second half. After a sluggish first half, the Jayhawks rallied for
a 73-61 victory against Missouri on Monday at Allen Fieldhouse.
KU senior Christian Moody (right) enjoys the beach with freshman Julian Wright in Maui. The Jayhawks are in Hawaii for the 2005 Maui Invitational.
Sophomore guard Russell Robinson congratulates senior guard Jeff Hawkins after making a basket and getting fouled during the second half against Yale. The Jayhawks beat the Bulldogs 87-46 at Allen Fieldhouse.
KU players form left to right Russell Robinson, C.J. Giles, and Stephen Vinson get pumped up during a break in the second half against Kentucky. The Jayhawks beat the Wildcats 73-46 Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas' Moulaye Niang -- who played 19 minutes, in part because of
the suspension of Jeff Graves -- vies for a rebound with Oregon's
Jay Anderson, left, and James Davis. Niang finished with five
boards and two points.
Kansas guard Stephen Vinson (20) beats Cal's Richard Midgley to the hoop. Vinson had career-highs in points (6), assists (6) and minutes (25) against the Bears.
Kansas guard Jeff Hawkins looks to pick the pockets of Oklahoma guard Austin Johnson in the first half.
Kansas' Christian Moody (34) struggles to put up a shot against the Hawks.
Kansas junior Jeff Graves, center, interrupts Moulaye Niang's
interview with Wayne Simien, left, in the locker room at the
Superdome. The Jayhawks were clowning around on the eve of
tonight's NCAA national championship game against Syracuse in New
Orleans. Tipoff is 8:22 p.m., and the game will be televised live
on CBS (channels 5 and 13).
Senior guard Jeff Hawkins, left, hands a ball to Jasper Shrake, 9,
Topeka, during a shooting exercise at the Wilt Chamberlain Special
Kansas University basketball players Jeff Graves, left, and Steve
Vinson, right, congratulate Cory Acheson, Salina, after his slam
dunk during a basketball clinic for Special Olympians on Sunday at
Kansas University players, from left, Christian Moody, Jeff Hawkins
and Michael Lee share a laugh during the waning moments of the
Jayhawks' 78-57 victory over Colorado. KU's rout of the Buffaloes
Sunday was its 21st straight victory over CU at Allen Fieldhouse.
Moulaye Niang jokes around with members of the team at Media Day in Allen Fieldhouse. Niang, who stopped playing because of back troubles, will be a student assistant.
KU senior forward Christian Moody.
Kansas City Sumner senior Jeff Hawkins, left, goes up for shot
while Ottawa's Isaac Templeton (32) defends. Hawkins, who plans to
walk on at Kansas University this fall, scored a game-high 23
points in the Sabres' 58-56 loss to the Cyclones on Tuesday.
Lawrence High's Stephen Vinson celebrates with fans after the Lions
defeated Free State earlier this season. Vinson was named Sunflower
League player of the year Monday.
KU seniors, from left, Jeff Hawkins, Christian Moody and Stephen Vinson.