Heading into the 2011-2012 season, there were more questions than answers for the Kansas Jayhawks. However, with the season entering its home stretch, Head Coach Bill Self and his squad have silenced most of the doubters behind strong team play, outstanding defense and a couple of legitimate stars.
February 22, 2012
Lately, Kansas center Jeff Withey has resembled nothing so much as the Kool-Aid Man - albeit a much taller, thinner version - breaking through the proverbial wall. He's earned conference and national Player of the Week honors, and in the process has made the Jayhawks that much tougher to deal with on the court.
February 14, 2012
LAWRENCE, Kan. – All five Kansas starters finished in double-figures Saturday, but it was Thomas Robinson and Jeff Withey who led the way as the Jayhawks topped the Oklahoma State Cowboys 81-66 - climbing back into a tie for the Big 12 lead.
February 11, 2012
LAWRENCE, Kan. – After racing out to a 19 point lead on the strength of a trio of outstanding first-half performances, the Kansas Jayhawks struggled with turnovers and mental lapses for much of the second half Tuesday night, hanging on to defeat an athletic and determined Long Beach State squad, 88-80.
December 7, 2011
News, notes and quotes on No. 13 KU's matchup with Long Beach State today at 8 p.m. (CT) in Allen Fieldhouse on ESPNU while looking for junior forward Thomas Robinson to have a double-double after his six-game streak ended on Saturday against South Florida, when he had 14 points and eight rebounds.
December 6, 2011
Kansas fans have long understood that if the team is to reach its potential this season, someone is going to have to step up alongside junior power forward Thomas Robinson. After a strong showing at the Maui Invitational last week, junior center Jeff Withey is looking increasingly ready to fill the role.
November 29, 2011