March 13, 2016
1989-90 — Back in the Big Dance after serving a one-year probation from the Larry Brown era, the Jayhawks began a stretch of 27 consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances under little-known head coach Roy Williams. Led by senior guard Kevin Pritchard (14.5 ppg) and junior forward Mark Randall (13.5 ppg), the 2nd-seeded Jayhawks finished 30-5 but lost in the second round of the tournament to UCLA.
Shortly after being hired as the new basketball coach at Kansas 32 years ago, former KU coach Roy Williams reached out to Chicago Bulls star and North Carolina alum Michael Jordan to help him with a recruiting video for the Jayhawks. Here's the story of how that video came to be. By Matt Tait