Stories for June 1996


Friday, June 14

Favorite Sun sets in Lawrence

Former Jayhawk Danny Manning happy to make Lawrence his home

Lawrence and Danny Manning would seem an imperfect fit. Manning, an eight-year veteran of the NBA, shuns the spotlight more than anyone in the high-profile league. But he still chooses to make Lawrence -- the fish-bowl town in which he achieved stardom first as a high schooler and later as the college basketball player of the year at Kansas University -- his offseason home.