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Day 2: Big 12 Football Media Days

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/jul/21/276599/ **Update: 12:15 p.m. - By Benton Smith** The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel did the math, and since Kansas State first hired coach Bill Snyder, the other programs in the Big 12 have had 48 coaches. "When you hear stuff like that thrown out by people like us," Tramel asked Snyder, ...

Despite recent failures, Jayhawks optimistic about 2014 at Big 12 Football Media Days

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/jul/21/276599/ **Update: 4:45 p.m. - By Matt Tait** We'll obviously hear and learn a lot more about KU's new-look offense under first-year offensive coordinator John Reagan in the coming weeks, but we learned this much about it today — the players like it. Nick Harwell said he loves the versatility ...

Andrew Wiggins signs endorsement deal with adidas

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/jun/27/275743/ At least one thing about Andrew Wiggins' transition to the NBA will be nice and simple: the one-and-done Kansas University product will continue to play basketball in adidas shoes. The [official outfitter for KU athletics through 2019][1], adidas announced a professional partnership with Wiggins, Cleveland's No. 1 pick in ...

Danny Manning: Larry Brown, Bill Self shaped his coaching style

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/apr/08/271618/ Kansas University basketball legend Danny Manning received quite the introduction earlier this year when he arrived in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, to take over the Wake Forest program. After a two-year stop at Tulsa, Manning rode onto Wake's campus with a 38-29 career record as a head coach and one ...

Jon Cornish, CFL MOP, also works as a bank teller

Benton Smith

In case you're not up to snuff on international holidays, today is a big one for our neighbors to the north. Happy Canada Day. [The Cleveland Cavaliers' No. 1 NBA Draft pick, Andrew Wiggins,][1] from Vaughan, Ontario, won't be the only Jayhawk celebrating. So will British Columbia native Jon Cornish, ...

Andrew Wiggins workout highlights making social media rounds

Benton Smith

In [the pantheon of basketball mixtapes][1], this one is pretty tame. You won't see Andrew Wiggins try to humiliate anybody with flash and bravado here. But you can see the 6-foot-8, possible No. 1 NBA Draft pick show off a few of the skills he has spent his on-the-court time ...

Cavs torn between Wiggins and Parker; more coming out on Embiid's health

Benton Smith

The Cleveland Cavaliers have 48 hours to figure out what, exactly, they want to do with their No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. As of Tuesday, [ESPN.com's Chad Ford and Jeff Goodman][1] are reporting the organization is torn. Presumably no longer interested in Kansas University center [Joel Embiid, ...

Nike wooing Wiggins as only Nike can

Matt Tait

Nike, as only Nike can do, made a splash this week by preparing to welcome former Kansas University basketball star Andrew Wiggins to its headquarters Oregon. Wiggins, who now is just a couple of weeks away from becoming an instant millionaire and Top 3 selection in the NBA Draft, is ...

Alexander and Oubre genuine in ballislife.com interview

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/apr/04/271457/ Now that incoming Kansas University freshmen [Cliff Alexander and Kelly Oubre have arrived on campus][1], it's safe to assume the two five-star recruits will be mostly all business as they aim to develop in coach Bill Self's program. Last month, [ballislife.com caught up with the two Jayhawks][2], who were ...

Andrew Wiggins goes one-on-one with Steve Smith

Benton Smith

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2014/may/21/274088/ As we get closer to the NBA Draft, Bill Self's Kansas University basketball program continues to [get free pub from its one-and-done stars][1]. The latest endorsement came [via an NBA.com interview][2], in which retired shooting guard Steve Smith went one-on-one with the Jayhawks' Andrew Wiggins. The former [Michigan State ...

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