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He Will, He Won't, He Might: Dwight Coleby

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/oct/13/311010/ After a little bit of a break in the series to cover media day and a few other newsy KU basketball things, we're back for a quick look at our second bench player of the series, big man Dwight Coleby. The former Ole Miss transfer who came to Kansas ...

ESPN obtains memo directing Big 12 leaders how to handle Monday's press conference

Matt Tait

And so it begins. It took less than 24 hours for the Big 12 Conference to be exposed for not being completely truthful during Monday’s press conference that revealed the conference’s decision not to expand. And, if we’re being honest here, almost no one who has been paying any sort ...

End of expansion talk should usher in age of technology advancement for Big 12

Matt Tait

OK, now that the dust has settled and we’ve all had time to let reality sink in, we know that the Big 12 Conference is not expanding and that the conference, at least on the surface, appears to be good with that. And why not? There are those out there ...

Oct. 17 is here, but who knows how big of a day it will be for the Big 12

Matt Tait

3:11 p.m. Update: ----------------- The verdict is in: Big 12 not expanding ______ ------ **Original Post 11:31 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16:** Unless you’re one of the members of the Big 12 board of directors that will gather Monday in Dallas for a meeting that has been circled on the calendar ...

How KU freshman Josh Jackson fits at 4 different positions

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/jun/08/308033/ Freshman forward Josh Jackson during Thursday’s media day [told reporters that he expected to play four different positions][1] at times during what is likely to be his lone season of college basketball. As much as that sounds like a heavy workload, it actually is a step in the other ...

KU freshman Josh Jackson: 'We're trying to go undefeated'

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2016/oct/12/310960/ Five tiny words on the cover of [USA Today’s College Basketball preview section][1] figure to get all kinds of attention across the country and particularly in Lawrence. With freshman guard Josh Jackson seated on the Allen Fieldhouse bleachers and dominating the cover, the words “Title Talk” appear just above ...

Notes and nuggets from Bill Self's appearance on Jon Rothstein's Monday podcast

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/mar/31/305624/ A few more notes and nuggets from Bill Self’s appearance on Monday's podcast with Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. **• Self was asked briefly to preview the upcoming season in the Big 12 Conference.** After noting that the teams at the top of the standings in 2015-16 — most ...

He Will, He Won't, He Might: Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/feb/27/303970/ It's time to head to the bench for the latest in our series He Will, He Won't, He Might, which has sought to outline what we should and should not expect from each member of the Kansas men's basketball team during the upcoming 2016-17 season. We began the series ...

A deeper look at who might lead the Jayhawks in scoring this season

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/mar/12/304738/ With another season of Kansas basketball officially under way and the Jayhawks slated to host their first actual practice of the 2016-17 season today, all of the usual questions surrounding the Jayhawks have started to pop up. Will Kansas keep alive its streak of 12 consecutive Big 12 regular ...

He Will, He Won't, He Might: Landen Lucas

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2016/mar/19/305120/ The arrival of Late Night, which I'm sure you all read and watched plenty about in the past several days, brought a momentary interruption to our He Will, He Won't, He Might series, but we'll pick back up today with one of the unquestioned leaders of this Kansas team. ...

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