Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 1.7.12
Solitary swipe: Ben McLemore's late steal turns tide in 69-62 KU win | KUsports.com
Sorry, Releford clinched this game.
Opinion: Jeff Withey saves KU against Temple | KUsports.com
And a pretty good argument could be made that Withey was just as important as Releford down the stretch.
Notebook: Travis Releford responds to halftime criticism from Bill Self | KUsports.com
Bill Self has to be one of the great motivators in the game right now. It might be his biggest asset.
Kansas escapes with 69-62 win over Temple - KansasCity.com
In what seemed like an instant, McLemore came up with a game-changing steal and converted a transition dunk on the other end. The Jayhawks finally had their lead. Allen Fieldhouse began to shake. And McLemore couldn’t hear himself think.
Jeff Withey bails out KU 'D,' takes top honor | The KUsports.com Ratings | KUsports.com
Withey just missed a triple-double, finishing with eight points, 11 rebounds and nine crucial blocks.
Kevin Haskin: KU survives tuneup before Big 12 formality begins | CJOnline.com
Jeff Withey could not get the ball to go in, by hook or crook. Elijah Johnson was careless, committing five turnovers. Travis Releford was in foul trouble attempting to guard an opposing ace. Ben McLemore never got into much of a flow.
KU's only steal dooms Temple | CJOnline.com
I didn't realize that was our only steal of the game. Not a great showing for Kansas.