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2017 Schedule
1st in Big 12
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6dMyron Medcalf

Way-Too-Early Top 25: Kansas drops a spot

The addition of former top-10 recruit Malik Newman gives the Jayhawks a fearsome backcourt with Svi Mykhailiuk and Devonte' Graham that looked good during Kansas' recent game in Italy.

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Bagley already making his presence felt

It's been less than 24 hours since Marvin Bagley announced that he will play at Duke next season, but it's already having ramifications in Las Vegas. The Blue Devils are now odds-on favorites to win the national title.

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10dJeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello

Winners and losers from a hectic transfer season

The offseason chaos in college basketball has finally settled, with nearly 700 players coming and going. Kansas made the most of the movement, while UConn suffered -- a lot. And they weren't the only ones who were helped and hurt.

Joel Embiid's transition from Cameroon to Kansas (2:28)
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19dMyron Medcalf

Offseason A to Z: G is for Graham's decision

Devonte' Graham's decision to stay at Kansas will help the Jayhawks chase a 14th straight Big 12 title. Catch up with the rest of the college hoops offseason with our A to Z manual.

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KU's Azubuike rattling rims, turning heads in Italy

Udoka Azubuike's aggressive dunks prompted officials to interrupt KU's play against an Italian all-star squad for several minutes to repair the basket during the second quarter Wednesday.

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24dMyron Medcalf

KU suspends F Lawson for practice altercation

Kansas forward Dedric Lawson has been suspended and will not travel with the team to Italy for its upcoming trip due to "an incident in practice," Jayhawks coach Bill Self said Sunday.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Marquette going full staff for Quentin Grimes right now. John Calipari, Sean Miller, two Kansas assistants, Duke, Texas A&M, others also watching.

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27dSeth Walder

Preseason BPI: Four Big 12 teams in top 10

West Virginia, Oklahoma, TCU and Kansas all crack the top 10 in the initial 2017-18 Basketball Power Index.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Krzyzewski and two assistants, Kevin Ollie and two assistants, Jim Boeheim, Jim Larranaga, Kansas, Kentucky, Arizona, Oregon at #The8 for Team Final (Cameron Reddish, Louis King) vs. Cal Supreme.

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Kansas to play four games in Italy

The Jayhawks will embark on a nine-day, four-game tour of Italy from July 31-Aug. 8. They'll begin with two games in Rome: Aug. 2 vs. Stella Azzurra and Aug. 3 vs. the Players Group. They'll face the Players Group again in Milan on Aug. 5 and the Italy All-Star A2 squad on Aug. 6 in Milan.

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28dMike Schmitz

Scouting best draft prospects at U20 European Championship

How did the most noteworthy NBA draft prospects do at the FIBA under-20 European Championship in Crete? Mike Schmitz reports on multiple international and college players with pro intrigue.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Bill Self to ESPN on the scene here tonight: "Unreal. Never seen anything like it."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Bill Self, Duke and North Carolina assistants among the coaches here for Matthew Hurt's matchup with Charles Bassey.

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Is this end of Jayhawks' streak?

Kansas has claimed the last 13 regular-season championships in Big 12 men's basketball. ESPN's Basketball Power Index indicates KU should face stiff competition during the 2017-18 conference season.

Mike Schmitz ESPN 

Caught up with KU guard Svi Mykhailiuk today in Crete. The 6-8 SG is the star of a Ukraine team that's here competing in the U20 European Championships. Mykhailiuk, who is averaging 20.4 PPG through 5 games, is poised for a big senior season at KU.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

One guy that generated some buzz from NBA guys here was Kansas' LaGerald Vick. Super athletic, made perimeter shots, defended well.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

All eight on Devon Dotson's school list watching him this morning, including Bill Self, Andy Enfield, Mike White and Jim Larranaga.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

If Udoka Azubuike can make even 50 percent of his shots in the lane, he's going to put up numbers. Getting position every time down the floor, defenders either fouling him or letting him go.

Team Stats

Points Per Game83.214th
Rebounds Per Game38.7Tied-38th
Assists Per Game16.223rd
Points Allowed71.9171st

Tournament History

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