July 4, 2014
Kansas University men’s basketball players pose for the 1968-1969 team photo. KU forward Howard Arndt (32) played with All-Americans Jo Jo White (15) and Dave Robisch (40) under coach Ted Owens, back row, far left.
Tuesday night, the Kansas basketball family, and basketball in general, learned that one of is all-time greats had passed, as the family of former KU legend and Boston Celtics great announced the death of Jo Jo White.
Nearly a half-century ago, Howard Arndt shot baskets, Kansas splashed across his chest, Allen Fieldhouse crowds sparking his adrenaline. Now he shoots eagles. Not on a golf course, but in the wilderness. Not with a 7-iron in his hand, rather a camera. By Tom Keegan