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2016 Schedule
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2dJohn Gasaway

Grayson Allen heads group of college basketball's best

College basketball isn't that far off. Really, it isn't. A Duke player still leads our updated rundown of the best players in the land, but it isn't the same one as in April.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Official visit schedule for five-star PG Trae Young: Oklahoma: Sept. 16 Texas Tech: Sept. 29 Kentucky: Oct. 14 Kansas: Oct. 21 Washington & OK State: TBD Young is No. 15 in the ESPN 100 and the No. 2 point guard.

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With 3rd pick in 2017 draft, Lakers would ...

Chad Ford writes that Los Angeles would select Kansas freshman Josh Jackson. Ford has the 6-foot-8 forward, who only signed with the Jayhawks in May, atop his big board. Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

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4dESPN.com staff

Kourtney Kardashian and other notable top-25 alumni

Everyone knows where NBA stars went to school, but what about non-basketball alumni? From Burt Reynolds to Bing Crosby, we looked at a noteworthy person from each top-25 team's school.


Happy birthday to Wilt the Stilt

Wilt Chamberlain was born on Aug. 21, 1936. He was an All-Star in 13 of his 14 NBA seasons for the Warriors, 76ers and Lakers (following one season with the Harlem Globetrotters) and ranks fifth in career points. He died in 1999.

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Lawsuit: Ex-KU rower had to root for football team

Daisy Tackett, a former rower at Kansas who says she was raped by a football player, has filed an amended lawsuit that claims the school required her to attend football games.

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18dEamonn Brennan

New faces ready to continue Kansas' Big 12 reign

Kansas owns the Big 12. But Shaka Smart and Texas -- among others -- want to make it a more interesting fight. The Jayhawks' newcomers are ready, but can others add enough to challenge them?

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Which Jayhawks will jump to the league?

Kansas has two players on Chad Ford's first Big Board. According to Ford, Josh Jackson is the best bet of a crowded bunch to be the No. 1 pick. Ford's 2017 Big Board 1.0 (Insider)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 Deng Gak tells ESPN he is down to five schools: Miami, Florida, Indiana, Duke, Kansas.

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Thomas Robinson could go overseas

Robinson, one of two former Kansas stars looking for a new team, averaged 14.1 rebounds per 36 minutes in Brooklyn. But Kevin Pelton cites his real plus-minus as a reason why he may be headed overseas. Pelton: 10 best free agents (Insider)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star point guard Trae Young has announced his six finalists: Oklahoma, Kansas, Kentucky, Washington, Oklahoma State, Texas Tech.

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31dJeff Borzello

Elite programs adjust targets in July

Programs entered July with a clear recruiting board, but things have changed. Where are elite programs such as Kentucky turning in 2017?

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Watch: No. 5 Team FOE vs. No. 1 seed: City of Gods

Team FOE has strong ties to Kansas with booster Thomas Robinson, GM Markieff Morris and coach Marcus Morris. Tyshawn Taylor runs the backcourt. The KU alums face former Cincinnati stars James White and DerMarr Johnson. Live on ESPN3

Team Stats

Points Per Game81.616th
Rebounds Per Game37.791st
Assists Per Game15.934th
Points Allowed67.774th

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Tournament History

Final Fours14
Tournament Record100-44
Championship Seasons1952, 1988, 2008
Tournament Appearances45