Advertisement

Advertisement

Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa (22) watches from the bench during the second half of an exhibition, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 at Allen Fieldhouse.

De Sousa’s attorney: ‘It’s time for the NCAA to be fair to Silvio’

Lawyer calls for KU forward’s reinstatement

A Kansas City-based attorney representing Kansas basketball forward Silvio De Sousa released a statement on De Sousa’s behalf Thursday afternoon and its message was simple. “It’s time for the NCAA to be fair to Silvio and immediately reinstate his eligibility,” wrote Scott Tompsett, of Tompsett Collegiate Sports Law in Kansas City, Mo. By Matt Tait

January 17, 2019

33 comments

Basketball
KU Sports Extra
Football

Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

Read the story.

Sponsored links

Advertisement

KU claims it has $1.5 million in new Adidas money, but when asked to point to it on financial statements, it won’t
Potential OC candidate for KU football reportedly withdraws from consideration
5 Jayhawks to showcase skills for NFL decision-makers Saturday
Despite all the empty seats, KU says football ticket sales were up in 2018
De Sousa’s attorney: ‘It’s time for the NCAA to be fair to Silvio’ Lawyer calls for KU forward's reinstatement
Senior Class Award names Joe Dineen 1st-team all-American
KU women’s basketball team handed 94-68 loss by No. 2 Baylor
Les Miles hires more support staff for KU football
Marcus Garrett’s emergence on offense could mean big things for Kansas