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Kansas the coaches’ unanimous choice to win the Big 12

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Kansas has won eight straight Big 12 regular season titles, and even with the loss of Thomas Robinson and Tyshawn Taylor Big 12 coaches expect the Jayhawks to extend the streak to nine. The Big 12 released its preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday, and Kansas was the unanimous choice to win the conference. Since coaches [more]

Kansas head coach Bill Self to receive John R. Wooden ‘Legends of Coaching’ award

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On the heels of leading Kansas to 32 wins and an appearance in the national title game, Kansas head coach Bill Self received multiple national coach of the year awards and a contract extension through the 2021-22 season. On Wednesday it was announced that Self would receive another honor, as he was named the John [more]

When will Bill Self start getting more pub as an all-time great?

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How long will it be until Bill Self is thrust into the conversation as not only one of the best coaches in the country, but one of the best coaches of all-time? That’s a question that deserves serious consideration now that Self has been given a new contract from Kansas that could be worth as [more]

Twenty-five must-see non-conference games in 2012-13

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Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of The Lists we’ve published, click [more]

Bill Self on his way to Kansas coaching elite

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As reported earlier in the day, Kansas and head coach Bill Self agreed to a contract extension through the 2021-2012 season. He’s definitely moving into Kansas elite by going from rich to richer, as the deal bumps up his salary almost half-a-mill to $3.856 million. More importantly, Self is entering his 10th season at KU [more]

Report: Freshman guard Milton Doyle to leave Kansas program

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Less than a week after the end of Kansas’ trip to Europe, freshman guard Milton Doyle has decided to leave the KU program as first reported by Cavan Walsh of ChicagoHoops.com. Doyle, originally a Florida International commit until the school fired Isiah Thomas, wasn’t cleared by the NCAA to play for the Jayhawks until July [more]