KU Men’s Basketball

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 11, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 11, 2016Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 11. Pts: 3. Reb: 3. Ast: 1.Nick Collison, Oklahoma CityMin: 12. Pts: 2. Reb: 0. Ast: 1.Drew Gooden, WashingtonDid not play (coach’s decision)Kirk Hinrich, AtlantaMin: 5. Pts: 0. Reb: 1. Ast: 1.Sasha Kaun, ...

Top-ranked senior Josh Jackson picks Kansas

Josh Jackson, the country’s No. 1-ranked high school basketball player who vowed to keep his impending college commitment low-key, delivered on his pledge at 7:34 p.m. on Monday.That’s when the 6-foot-7, 203-pound senior shooting guard from Prolific Prep in Napa, Calif., posted a rendering ...

Josh Jackson expected to announce decision at 7:30 p.m.

According to multiple national college basketball analysts, the exact time of today's expected college decision from top-rated Class of 2016 recruit Josh Jackson is set for 7:30 p.m.That, according to reports, is the time when Jackson will reveal on Twitter his college of choice from finalists ...

Can KU corral another No. 1-and-done today?

Today, for the second time in four years, Kansas University’s basketball program is in position to land a commitment from the country’s No. 1-rated high school player.The Jayhawks — who plucked Andrew Wiggins from the top of the prospect list in 2013 — today will learn if they’ve ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 10, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 10, 2016Cole Aldrich, L.A. ClippersMin: 10. Pts: 4. Reb: 8. Ast: 1.Darrell Arthur, DenverMin: 12. Pts: 5. Reb: 3. Ast: 0.Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 24. Pts: 8. Reb: 7. Ast: 0.Joel Embiid, PhiladelphiaDid not play (inactive)Drew Gooden, ...

Prep Jackson helps U.S. cruise at Hoop Summit

Josh Jackson, the top-rated high school basketball player in the country, scored seven points off 3-of-7 shooting and grabbed four rebounds as Team USA clobbered the World Select team, 101-67, in Saturday’s Nike Hoop Summit in Portland.Jackson, a 6-foot-7 senior shooting guard from Prolific ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 9, 2016

Cliff Alexander, PortlandDid not play (inactive).Nick Collison, Oklahoma CityDid not play (coach’s decision).Kirk?Hinrich, AtlantaDid not play (coach’s decision).Sasha Kaun, ClevelandDid not play (coach’s decision).Ben McLemore, SacramentoMin: 17. Pts: 4. Reb: 1. Ast: 2.Brandon Rush, ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 8, 2016

Cole Aldrich, L.A. ClippersMin: 40. Pts: 21. Reb: 18. Ast: 2.Darrell Arthur, DenverDid not play (personal reasons)Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 16. Pts: 2. Reb: 4. Ast: 1.Joel Embiid, PhiladelphiaDid not play (inactive)Drew Gooden, WashingtonDid not play (inactive)Marcus Morris, DetroitMin: 38. ...

Jackson decision expected

Josh Jackson, a 6-foot-7 senior shooting guard from Prolific Prep in Napa, Calif., who will play in today’s Nike Hoops Summit (2 p.m., ESPN2) in Portland, tells USA Today he will announce for either Kansas University, Michigan State or Arizona at a yet-to-be-determined time on ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 7, 2016

Kirk?Hinrich, AtlantaMin: 5. Pts: 0. Reb: 0. Ast: 0.Ben McLemore, SacramentoMin: 19. Pts: 8. Reb: 4. Ast: 2.Brandon Rush, Golden StateMin: 7. Pts: 3. Reb: 1. Ast: 0.Andrew Wiggins, MinnesotaMin: 34. Pts: 15. Reb: 4. Ast: 2.

Mitch Lightfoot included in All-Star contest

Future Kansas University basketball forward Mitch Lightfoot, a 6-foot-8, 217-pound senior from Gilbert Christian High School in Arizona, has accepted an invitation to play in the Ball is Life All-America game April 30, at Long Beach City College in California.Other top players who have said ...

U.S. Summit coach Goolsby ‘honored’

L.J. Goolsby, who as head coach of KC Run GMC (formerly Pump N Run) the last 13 years has established himself as one of the top youth basketball coaches in the country, this week tries to turn a star-studded group of blue-chip high school basketball players into a true team.His USA Under 19 ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 6, 2016

Cole Aldrich, L.A. ClippersMin: 18. Pts: 7. Reb: 10. Ast: 2.Cliff Alexander, PortlandDid not play (inactive).Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 17. Pts: 11. Reb: 5. Ast: 0.Nick Collison, Oklahoma CityMin: 9. Pts: 1. Reb: 0. Ast: 4.Drew Gooden, WashingtonMin: 5. Pts: 4. Reb: 0. Ast: 0.Sasha Kaun, ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 5, 2016

Cole Aldrich, L.A. ClippersMin: 19. Pts: 6. Reb: 8. Ast: 1.Cliff Alexander, PortlandDid not play (inactive)Darrell Arthur, DenverDid not play (coach’s decision)Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 24. Pts: 6. Reb: 6. Ast: 0.Nick Collison, Oklahoma CityMin: 7. Pts: 0. Reb: 6. Ast: 1.Joel Embiid, ...

Ex-Robert Morris guard to visit KU

Former Robert Morris shooting guard Rodney Pryor, who averaged 18.5 points and 8.0 rebounds a game for the (10-22) Colonials last season, tells cbssports.com and Rivals.com he is planning on making a recruiting visit to Kansas University.Pryor, 6-5, 205 from Evanston, Ill., who has received his ...

Tom Keegan: Jayhawks finished as 3rd-best in nation

The answer to what happened to Kansas University in the NCAA basketball tournament as in what went wrong elicits a very easy four-word response: Villanova happened, that’s what.The Wildcats are national champions because by the time the tournament rolled around, they were the best team in the ...

Azubuike added to Nike Hoops Summit

Future Kansas University basketball forward Udoka Azubuike has been added to the roster of the World Team for Saturday’s Nike Hoops Summit.Azubuike, a 6-foot-11, 260-pounder from Potter’s House Christian in Jacksonville, Fla., accepted an invitation following the withdrawal of Arizona ...

Roy Williams an ‘off-the-charts’ grandpa

Roy Williams hasn’t been spending every waking moment in Houston — site of the Final Four — preparing his North Carolina Tar Heels for tonight’s NCAA championship game against Villanova.The former Kansas University basketball coach has found time to fulfill grandpa duties with his son, ...

Tom Keegan: Self, KU haven’t always had talent edge

Kansas University forever appears on the lists of schools McDonald’s All-Americans are considering. That, coupled with Kansas winning the Big 12 every year, creates the sometimes-inaccurate perception that the Jayhawks always have a talent advantage when they take the floor.Given that ...

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 3, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 3, 2016.Cole Aldrich, L.A. ClippersMin: 10. Pts: 8. Reb: 2. Ast: 0.Cliff Alexander, PortlandDid not play (inactive)Tarik Black, L.A. LakersMin: 19. Pts: 4. Reb: 3. Ast: 1.Nick Collison, Oklahoma CityDid not play (coach’s decision)Drew Gooden, ...