October 22, 2013
Chris Piper, a businessman and former Kansas University basketball player, now owns Grandstand Glassware and Apparel in the East Hills Business Park, the largest producer of amber glass growlers in the country.
Hard to believe, but it has been 25 years since that magical KU season of 1988. One thing hasn't changed. Chris Piper still can legitimately chant "We're No. 1," although it will sound a bit different these days. By Chad Lawhorn