Kansas basketball coach Bill Self speaks to members of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City on Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Kansas City, Kansas.

Bill Self stresses science of hoops to youths

With most of his Kansas University basketball players out of town for a four-week break before the start of first semester classes, Bill Self hit the road Thursday to do some teaching at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City, Wyandotte County Unit. By Gary Bedore

July 31, 2014


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“Everybody’s against coach (Charlie) Weis. We’re trying to change that. Everybody’s saying he’s a bad coach or he’s a bad person. It’s up to us to change that.”

— Kansas football defensive tackle Keon Stowers, on October 19, 2013, following the Jayhawks' 34-19 home loss to Oklahoma. Though outsiders might have been jumping off the KU/Weis bandwagon, Stowers defended his coach, saying Weis gets the players "riled up" before games.

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