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Memorable matchups between Bill Self and Mike Krzyzewski

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will be stepping away from the Blue Devils after the 2021-22 season. The news was reported by several outlets on Wednesday before the Blue Devils confirmed as much. Of course, the Blue Devils square off against the Kansas Jayhawks every three seasons in the Champions Classic...

Bill Self comments on additions of Remy Martin, Jalen Coleman-Lands

KU basketball is, once again, full on scholarships after several roster updates were announced on Wednesday. Three-star JUCO big man Sydney Curry announced he was leaving the Jayhawks' 2021 class, which opened up a spot to accommodate the Jayhawks' two new transfer additions: Remy Martin and Jalen Coleman-Lands. Beginning with...
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Kansas basketball summer 2021 checklist for head coach Bill Self

After falling short in Round 2 of the 2021 NCAA Tournament, Kansas basketball will be looking to pick themselves up off their feet next season. Despite losing a few bench players to the transfer portal and the departure of assistant coach Jerrance Howard, fans should be optimistic about what’s on the horizon in Lawrence.
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Why KU basketball coach Bill Self likes new AD Travis Goff

KU coach Bill Self only had one complaint about his new athletic director when speaking alongside him for the first time. The setting was an episode of Hawk Talk in April after Travis Goff was introduced as new AD. Goff had just gone through his introductory press conference, which the KU basketball coach was impressed by.
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Bill Self reflects on how Kansas changed Marcus Garrett

Marcus Garrett's time at Kansas is likely done following the 2020-21 season. Garrett, of course, can choose to return for an extra year of eligibility provided by the NCAA, but the guard did just wrap up his traditional senior season — meaning in a normal year he'd have no choice but to turn pro if he wanted to continue playing basketball.
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Bill Self to be among presenters for late Eddie Sutton at Naismith HOF

Bill Self will be one of three presenters when his late mentor, Eddie Sutton, is enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in May. The news was announced on Thursday, as Self — along with Kentucky coach John Calipari and Sidney Moncrief, a former player under Sutton — will be introducing the former Oklahoma State coach legend.
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Bill Self to present for Eddie Sutton at 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement

Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self was chosen to be one of three presenters for Eddie Sutton at the 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony. The ceremony was pushed back a year due to COVID-19. Kentucky men's basketball coach John Calipari, and former Arkansas Razorback, Sidney Moncrief were also selected by the Sutton family to be the other two presenters.
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Bill Self comments on Joseph Yesufu, KU basketball's other new signees

LAWRENCE — Bill Self has weighed in on some of Kansas basketball’s newest faces. Joseph Yesufu, Cam Martin and Sydney Curry all signed with the Jayhawks on Wednesday, allowing Self to comment for the first time on the trio of collegiate pledges who had earlier announced their intentions to transfer into the program for the 2021-22 campaign. Those additions bring KU’s list of signees to five, with high school recruits KJ Adams and Zach Clemence having already made their commitments official.