KU Men’s Basketball

Manning added to Colorado basketball staff

Kansas legend Danny Manning will be back in the Big 12 Conference next season. Manning has been hired as an assistant coach at Colorado, where his former KU teammate Tad Boyle is the head coach. The school announced the news Tuesday morning. "I'm very excited to join coach Boyle's staff," ...

‘Up in the air’ whether Kugel will come to KU, Self says

The Kansas men's basketball staff began what turned out to be an impressive run in the transfer portal back on March 31 when it earned the commitment of former Florida wing Riley Kugel. KU went on to earn commitments from — and, importantly, sign to financial aid agreements — guard Zeke ...

Self expects Furphy to stay in draft, go in first round

Kansas freshman Johnny Furphy had a season that exceeded "what anyone would ever imagine," head coach Bill Self said Monday, and now Self believes it will likely be Furphy's lone season at KU. Speaking to NCAA correspondent Andy Katz in an offseason video interview published Monday afternoon, ...

Furphy, McCullar invited to NBA Draft Combine

Kansas basketball players Johnny Furphy and Kevin McCullar Jr. have officially been invited to participate in the NBA Draft Combine, the NBA announced Friday afternoon. The event, which provides an opportunity for NBA hopefuls to work out for and get evaluated by professional teams, will take ...

KU involved with UTSA transfer guard Ivy-Curry

The Kansas men’s basketball team is involved in recruiting yet another high-scoring transfer. Jordan Ivy-Curry, a 6-foot-3, 175-pound guard from La Marque, Texas, who most recently played UTSA, was slated to have a Zoom call with KU on Friday, The Portal Report and Shay Wildeboor of ...

Portal entry deadline passes without departures from KU men’s basketball

The transfer portal officially closed Wednesday night. After having eight players decide to enter last offseason and seven ultimately depart, the Kansas men’s basketball team is poised to emerge unscathed from this year’s cycle. All indications are that KU has successfully retained every ...