Kansas Jayhawks News and Notes 7.24.13
Kevin Haskin: Heaps eager to take over at Kansas | CJOnline.com
Player is just like coach: brutally honest. Flat out states he didn't come to Kansas because of Kansas. It was all because of Weis.
Opinion: Sting of injury lessened by Love | KUsports.com
Glad to have multiple options and good backups. I expected big things from Love this year in a backup role. Now is his chance to really shine.
Once tied with KU as Big 12's worst, Baylor now contending | KUsports.com
I usually have at least one moment a day where I look at something and say "Well, DUH!". That moment came early today.
“So the first thing we had to do was make people respect us as opponents and then be a credible, formidable opponent...
Isn't that what everyone tries to do? The real question is how to do it. I guess I shouldn't be surprised after the "pile of crap" comment became a huge story, but I think this same story could be written in relation to Iowa State or any other team that has struggled recently.
Notebook: Texas coach Brown praises balanced Big 12, including KU | KUsports.com
Definitely agree that the Big 12 is the toughest conference top to bottom. I'll probably look at this in a separate post in the not-too-distant future.
Freshman KU basketball player Brannen Greene cited for leaving scene of accident | KUsports.com
Dumb move. Every time I hear a story like this, I can't help but remember my Mom saying "Nothing good ever happens after 1 am."
KU basketball notebook: Ex-Jayhawks set for Chalmers all-star game | KUsports.com
I guess the non-Jayhawks were needed to make this an area event instead of just for KU fans. With tickets at $20 each, they might need the extra fan interest.
Some former Jayhawks make the awards list here, with some good and bad.
NBA: Wrapping up 2013 Las Vegas Summer League - ESPN
Some mixed reviews on McLemore, but Selby was absolutely ripped for his showing.
Be sure to check out the SB Nation coverage if you haven't already. Here is a round up of links from ESPN.
Mike Gundy sheds light on Wes Lunt departure - ESPN
Familiarity could help Big 12 teams in 2013 - Big 12 Blog - ESPN
Extra official could speed up Big 12 game - Big 12 Blog - ESPN
Quarterback-driven Big 12 finds itself with mostly unknowns at the position - ESPN
Baker head coach joins KU softball staff | KUsports.com
Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Has ‘No Intention’ Of Making Deal « CBS New York
Answering key questions in wake of Ryan Braun suspension - MLB - Tom Verducci - SI.com
NCAA targeting rule will improve safety, spark controversy - College Football - Andy Staples - SI.com