Last summer, KJ Adams, a versatile forward in the 2021 class, chose to commit to Kansas. At the time, he told 247Sports his relationship with Bill Self was not just a driving factor — but the driving factor. "I picked Kansas because of the relationship I have with Bill Self,"...
College SportsPosted byKSHB 41 Action News
Bill Self reflected on coaching during the COVID-19 pandemic and what the last year taught him as a person and coach in an exclusive interview with 41 Action News.
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Bill Self has developed a special bond with a Lawrence teen.
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...
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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...
College SportsKansas City Star
Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, well in advance of the first day of summer school on June 8. “I was fine,” Self, who is about to begin his 19th season in Lawrence, said Tuesday, asked if he had any symptoms after being administered the vaccine.
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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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Marcus Garrett's time at Kansas has come to an end. Garrett, a four-year player under Bill Self with KU basketball, has signed with an agency and is off to the next level, where he'll hope to earn a selection in the upcoming NBA Draft. The last two seasons of Garrett's...
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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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The 2020-21 season had a difficult ending for the KU men's basketball team. The Jayhawks finished second in the Big 12 behind eventual national champion Baylor and received a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament, but the team was hammered by USC in the Round of 32. Kansas ended...
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.
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.
Lawrence, KSWellington Daily News
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.