KANSAS JAYHAWKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

KU's Tharpe gets on the wrong side of his coach -- and then takes it out on Toledo

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Hey, Bill Self loves his point guard. Honest, he does. Why, he even called a timeout 35 seconds into Monday night's Kansas-Toledo game just to bring Naadir Tharpe over to the bench and remind him just how much he loves him. Although, the coach did open this particular conversation by shouting: "WHAT THE (EXPLETIVE DELETED BECAUSE THIS IS A FAMILY SITE)...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrew Wiggins hangs out with Kanye at his concert

Photo of Andrew Wiggins and Kanye West chilling together at West's concert on Sunday night in Toronto, Ontario.
Via Gamedayr
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas Basketball: Early season losses help in March

Kansas basketball lost yet another, making that three out of the last four. The final score was not indicative of the dominance that Florida showcased. They held an eight to ten point lead for the majority of the game until about the last minute. Kansas was out rebounded, out hustled, and quite frankly out everything. These young kids were not ready for this kind of atmosphere, and...
Via isportsweb.com
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Kansas City broadcaster Jack Harry denies Kansas “Gayhawk” slip

During a live broadcast, KSHB 41 Action News Kansas City sports broadcaster Jack Harry slipped and called the Kansas Jayhawks by the wrong name. Or did he slip? Harry called them the “Gayhawks” and sent the city and social media into an uproar. Although the University of Missouri left for the SEC and no longer plays the Big 12 Jayhawks, there is still a heated rivalry between...
Via In The Neutral Zone
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Kansas Basketball desperately needs a win

After losing two out of three games, a third this early in the season would start a riot in downtown Lawrence, Kansas. Recently the Jayhawks have lost to two unranked teams, starting with Villanova (now ranked) and more recently, Colorado. They will now face off against No. 19 Florida in Gainesville. Kansas has their defense to blame for the recent struggles. No one can guard the...
Via isportsweb.com
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kansas City sports anchor calls Jayhawks 'gayhawks'

If we are hearing things correctly, it sounds like 41 Action News sports anchor Jack Harry calls the Jayhawks "gayhawks" during this segment.
Via Gamedayr
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Kansas Basketball: Joel Embiid’s Coming Out Party

Last night against Iona, Joel Embiid had his coming out party as a Kansas basketball player. It was very fitting, due to the fact his father was in attendance to witness his very first basketball game. His son did not disappoint, having his best game yet as a Jayhawk. Embiid, along with the rest of the team, gave his father a great game to watch beating Iona 86-66. Embiid showed...
Via isportsweb.com
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

KU Boobs ramping up for another titilating season and it is spectacular (photos)

For the unfortunately uninitiated and unfamiliar with the KU Boobs crazy, let’s put it this way: It’s an Internet craze that involves busty women taking photos of themselves spilling out of super-tight Kansas Jayhawks tops and posting them to the interwebs. It’s as simple as that. The Twitter account that compiled the KU Boobs pics […]The post KU Boobs ramping up for another...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Andrew Wiggins' $180 million shoe deal from adidas likely a fake

A story circulated on Tuesday saying that adidas was prepared to offer Kansas freshman basketball player Andrew Wiggins a $180 million shoe endorsement deal. The story made headlines for obvious reasons — that’s a huge amount of money, especially for an athlete who hasn’t even played a minute of college ball yet. But if the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Adidas reportedly prepared to offer Andrew Wiggins a $180M shoe deal

Tweet The hype surrounding Kansas incoming freshman Andrew Wiggins is real. Not only is Wiggins tabbed as the future top overall NBA draft pick whenever he’s eligible to declare, but apparently he already has a nine-figure shoe contract waiting for him before he even sets foot on an NBA court. According to a report from Bleacher Report...
Via Los That Sports Blog
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Gallery: Kansas unveils new Adidas uniforms

Some college sports programs are so entrenched in tradition, that a subtle change to their uniforms will cause a major uproar in the fan base. The Kansas Jayhawks have made another change to their basketball uniforms, and it will be interesting to see how their loyal fan base takes the change. Andrew Wiggins shows off the new look for what a Kansas spokesperson says will be seen...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss
GOT SKILLS

Andrew Wiggins wows with dunk in workout

YouTube The nation’s top high school recruit in the 2013 class, Andrew Wiggins, is on the Kansas University campus this week for his first taste of college workouts.  He arrived on Saturday, participated in his first practice on Monday and became made former Kansas/NBA center Cole Aldrich think twice about going up to block one of his dunks on Tuesday. That dunk made YouTube....
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss
BAD ADVICE

Was Ben McLemore eligible this year?

People connected to Kansas star, Ben McLemore, allegedly received improper benefits from agents trying to get him to declare for the NBA draft. 

Via The Victory Formation
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss
GOING VINTAGE

Kansas to wear 1988 throwback jerseys

Kansas will honor the 1988 Jayhawks National Championship team and 115 years of Kansas basketball on Saturday with these '88 adidas throwback jerseys.
Via Gamedayr
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Self shuffles Hammer-style against Oklahoma State (GIF)

Kansas Jayhawks men's basketball coach Bill Self was seen shuffling down the court MC Hammer-style during overtime of Wednesday night's 68-67 double overtime win over Oklahoma State. It was in the final seconds of the first overtime when Self broke out the sidestep shuffle, which seems to be the popular dance move among college basketball coaches this year. GIF...
Via Holdout Sports
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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