News, notes, and quotes on KU's second-round NCAA tournament game with Dayton today (1:30 CST) at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, while wondering if sophomore guard Sherron Collins can carry KU to a national championship like Danny Manning did in 1988, when the Jayhawk legend averaged 27.2 points in six games during the Big Dance.
March 22, 2009
Monday afternoon, Tyrone Appleton announced his intention to spend his final two years of college at the University of Kansas. With the six-foot-three inch combo guard from Midland (TX) College officially in the fold, Kansas fans have been eager to find out about exactly what type of player they are getting in Appleton.
February 26, 2008
Monday afternoon, junior college standout Tyrone Appleton made the choice of where he'll spend his final two years of college public. The six-foot-three inch combo guard from Midland (TX) College announced during a press conference that he will be a Kansas Jayhawk after considering programs like Kentucky, Iowa State, Texas, Indiana and several others.
February 25, 2008
Midland, TX JUCO guard Tyrone Appleton made it back to Allen Fieldhouse over the weekend, catching KU in action at home vs. Colorado. Seeing a game was something he couldn't do on his earlier visit to Lawrence, thanks to some nasty flight delays. Phog.net's Eric Bossi with the latest on an ever-nearing decision by the Texas guard, inside.
February 19, 2008
Had things gone the way they were supposed to, Tyrone Appleton would have started his official visit to Kansas over the weekend by joining his father James Dye in Lawrence watching the Jayhawks rout Nebraska from a seat right behind head coach Bill Self. However, issues with his flight delayed the six-foot-three inch guard from Midland (TX) College's arrival until later on in the day.
January 29, 2008