December 15, 2018
Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) elevates for a shot over Villanova forward Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree (21) during the second half, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at Allen Fieldhouse.
For the second offseason in a row, after singing the praises of former KU transfer Malik Newman a year earlier, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self spent a fair amount of time talking up Memphis transfer Dedric Lawson in the months leading up to the 2018-19 season. So far, Lawson sure is making his head coach look like a genius for it. By Matt Tait