Kansas senior Frank Mason III on Sunday night received the first of what figures to be at least a handful of national player of the year nods, this one coming from BleacherReport.com. By mid-day Monday, Mason had racked up another, from NBC Sports, and also was included on several All-American teams voted on by various other national publications. By Matt Tait
Kansas coasted its 13th straight regular-season Big 12 championship in what has become a rite of spring, running roughshod over what is touted as one of the toughest leagues in the country.
Bill Self’s coaching tree never has looked more lush than it will on Selection Sunday.
While many expected junior guard Devonte' Graham to take his scoring punch to the next level this season, the Raleigh, N.C., native was much more well-rounded from start to finish and provides Kansas an incredible luxury heading into the postseason. By Matt Tait
For only the second time while winning 13 consecutive Big 12 titles, the Kansas Jayhawks have both The Associated Press conference player and coach of the year in the same season.