Tale of the Tait

Say What? Tait's weekly appearance on Rock Chalk Sports Talk

Matt Tait

• Recorded Tuesday, June 6, 2017

What caught my eye during Tuesday's KU basketball camp workout

Matt Tait

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=KCJNKYBR2NM Tuesday afternoon, inside Horejsi Family Athletic Center, a few hundred Bill Self Basketball campers and small handful of media members and various members of the KU support staff were treated to a first true look at the 2017-18 Kansas men’s basketball team. Sure, there were a couple of faces ...

Devonte' Graham's Camp Q & A covers wide range of topics

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/nov/06/311668/ One of the coolest parts about the couple of weeks of Bill Self Basketball Camps that take place each summer at KU is the ability of young people to meet, interact and goof around with some of their favorite players. At times, that means taking a shooting tip from ...

KU juniors Devonte' Graham, Svi Mykhailiuk made decisions to return on their own

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/nov/18/312071/ One of the most popular rumors during the stay-or-go portion of the 2016-17 Kansas basketball team’s immediate offseason — and even throughout the season’s final couple of months — was that the NBA decisions facing junior guards Devonte’ Graham and Svi Mykhailiuk were tied together. As close as any ...

A most-to-least-interesting breakdown of KU basketball's 2017-18 non-conference schedule

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/dec/17/313005/ [The Kansas men's basketball team on Thursday released the non-conference portion of its 2017-18 schedule,][1] complete with interesting home match-ups and a few noteworthy road games. Included in the news release announcing the Jayhawks' non-con schedule was a game-by-game breakdown of the 15-game slate that includes exhibition games against ...

Say What? Tait's weekly appearance on Rock Chalk Sports Talk

Matt Tait

Recorded Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Eyeing some movement of Kansas targets in the 2018 recruiting class

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2015/dec/17/300768/ The calendar may still read 2017, but, with all of its scholarships now officially spoken for, the Kansas basketball team can and has moved forward, full speed ahead in its recruitment of the Class of 2018. Because the Jayhawks are in on almost all of the elite talent in ...

Recent fuss over potential KU-Mizzou reunion in Big 12/SEC Challenge much ado about nothing

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2012/feb/25/230693/ Thursday, the college basketball world on both sides of the Kansas/Missouri state line became a little more fired up than it normally is in late May. See, [Thursday was the day when the folks at ESPN announced the match-ups for the 2018 Big 12/SEC Challenge][1] — 10 games between ...

Mason says goodbye in Players' Tribune tribute to KU

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/nov/12/311858/ By now, you all know the story of former Kansas standout Frank Mason III. From how his rough upbringing to his failed government class to that showcase in Vegas where assistant coach Kurtis Townsend first saw him and, of course, through his incredible KU career that left him in ...

Why Svi Mykhailiuk's decision to stay at Kansas is an even bigger deal than some may think

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/nov/25/312301/ While most people I talked to, both in our business and others, eventually came to believe that Kansas junior Svi Mykhailiuk would stay in the NBA Draft and skip his senior season at Kansas, nearly everyone I talked to seemed to think that Svi’s return to Kansas, should it ...

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