- Kansas Sports -
One day after being named the national coach of the year by his peers, Kansas' Bill Self earned the same honor by the national media as he was selected the 2015-16 Associated Press Coach of the Year, the AP announced Thursday.
A freak athlete with a 6-foot-10 wingspan, Jackson, said to be considering Kansas, Michigan State and Arizona, projects as the No. 3 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, according to DraftExpress.com.
All three games Friday through Sunday against the Bears can be seen live on Fox Sports+ available online at FoxSportsGo.com or the FoxSportsGo app for your tablet or mobile device. Saturday's game will also be on TV on Fox Sports Midwest while Sunday's contest is on Fox Sports Midwest Plus.
“Larry Fedora loved him to death and said you can’t make a better hire,” Bowen said. “I’ve since talked to Larry and told him he was right. (Bradford) is very knowledgeable, great with the kids, a true football coach, great asset to our program. There’s a reason he worked his way up the ladder and became a successful coordinator on both the offensive and defensive side. The guy knows what he’s talking about.”
“It’s been a great spring. They had a great winter before I got here, with coach Jackson (Je’Ney, strength and conditioning). I feel like they’ve prepared well for spring practice, that they’ve changed their body types. They’re a little bit faster, a little bit bigger, they’re a little bit stronger, which is all part of playing football in the Big 12.”
The Jayhawks badly need playmakers, and Gonzalez has the speed to transform the offense by providing a legit big-play threat.
- College Sports -
Imagine players on a 24-win team waiting on the bubble's edge to hear if they reached the NCAA Tournament on Selection Sunday, being told they made it by the NCAA, then finding out it was all a big mistake.
A four-star Kentucky signee says Urban Meyer and Ohio State werern't very respectful to him during the recruiting process.
Roy Williams is right. This UNC team is his salvation, even if it's a touchstone for his troubles. The Tar Heels boast the best offense in college basketball. They're the favorites. And in an era where winning cures all things, and a lot of people don't see skirting the rules in college sports as even a small malady, another championship for good ‘ol Roy might indeed be his salvation, at least of a sort.
- Professional Sports -
Where will you be when the Royals raise the flag on Sunday evening?
The report's most damning findings center on what Amnesty says is evidence of forced labor involving workers employed on the refurbishment of the Khalifa stadium, a venue first built in the 1970s that is being overhauled to host World Cup matches.