Jaylen Brown, the No. 3 prospect in the recruiting Class of 2015, will join No. 7-rated Ivan Rabb at the University of California next season. By Gary Bedore
One of the nation’s elite high school basketball seniors cut Kansas University from his list of possible suitors Thursday, and the news barely registered as noteworthy for those who frequent Allen Fieldhouse. By Benton Smith
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins on Thursday became the second player out of Kansas University to be named NBA Rookie of the Year. By Gary Bedore
Cheick Diallo, a 6-foot-9 senior center from Our Savior New American High in Centereach, New York, has committed to play basketball at Kansas University.
Prize recruit Brandon Ingram on Monday committed to Duke.
Monday is Decision Day for prize basketball prospect Brandon Ingram, who is ranked No. 3 in the recruiting Class of 2015 by ESPN and No. 4 by Rivals.com. By Gary Bedore
Brandon Ingram, a 6-foot-8 senior forward from Kinston (North Carolina) High, will announce his college choice at 5:10 p.m., Central time, Monday in his school’s gymnasium. By Gary Bedore
Not so fast. Malik Newman, a 6-foot-3 senior from Callaway High in Jackson, Mississippi, says he has not chosen Mississippi State as reported by cbssports.com. By Gary Bedore
Cheick Diallo is hinting that he is mighty close to announcing his college choice. By Gary Bedore
There’s a lot of talking going on in gyms and living rooms — as well as on the phone these days — between the few uncommitted blue-chip high school basketball prospects in the Class of 2015 and high-profile college coaches. By Gary Bedore
Former UNC Charlotte center Mike Thorne Jr., who had Kansas University on his list of possible transfer destinations, on Saturday committed to University of Illinois during his campus visit. By Gary Bedore
Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self was elated to receive Carlton Bragg’s scholarship letter of intent early Wednesday, the first day of the monthlong spring signing period. By Gary Bedore
Kansas University freshmen Devonté Graham and Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk each climbed a ladder and cut a piece of the north Allen Fieldhouse net, walking away with trophies with head coach Miles Simon of ESPN and several Bill Self Fantasy Pro Camp players 35 years old and up Sunday afternoon in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore
Kansas University recruiting target Cheick Diallo, who was MVP of the April 1 McDonald’s All-America game, scored 12 points off 5-of-11 shooting with eight rebounds and three blocked shots in the World Select Team’s 103-101 victory over the U.S. squad in Saturday’s Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon. By Gary Bedore
KU coach Bill Self visited the parents of former Charlotte center Mike Thorne Jr. on Monday in Fayetteville, North Carolina.