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LAWRENCE, Kan., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Playing at home Monday for the first time in three weeks, No. 13 Kansas allowed two points in the first nine minutes in a 78-46 rout of Binghamton.

COL BKB: Nevada 75, (7) Kansas 61

RENO, Nev., Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Kirk Snyder displayed his all-around game by scoring 29 points as Nevada posted a 75-61 upset of No. 7 Kansas in the Wolf Pack Holiday Classic.

COL BKB: Kansas 72, UC-Santa Barbara 52

RENO, Nev., Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Keith Langford scored 19 points Saturday night as seventh-ranked Kansas posted a 72-52 victory over Santa Barbara in the Wolf Pack Holiday Classic.

COL BKB: Kansas 72, Santa Barbara 52

RENO, Nev., Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Keith Langford had 19 points Saturday as Kansas posted a 72-52 victory over Santa Barbara in the Wolf Pack Holiday Classic.

Graves suspended by Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Forward Jeff Graves of Kansas has been suspended indefinitely from the men's basketball program.

Villanueva cleared by NCAA

STORRS, Conn., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Heralded Connecticut freshman forward Charlie Villanueva will make his debut on Saturday against Army after he was cleared by the NCAA.

Jayhawks lose Lee to shoulder injury

LAWRENCE, Kan., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Guard Michael Lee of Kansas could miss as much as eight weeks after suffering a broken right collarbone in practice on Friday.

Tuesday college basketball preview

LAWRENCE, Kan., Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Bill Self and Tom Izzo renew their coaching rivalry in a non-conference matchup Tuesday when No. 5 Kansas hosts No. 4 Michigan State (1-0).

COL BKB: Kansas 90, Chattanooga 76

LAWRENCE, Kan., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Wayne Simien, who missed Kansas' run to the NCAA title game last year, scored 21 points Friday night to lead the Jayhawks past Chattanooga, 90-76.

Connecticut leads coaches hoops poll

STORRS, Conn., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Connecticut, which boasts a pair of Player of the Year candidates, led the preseason basketball coaches' poll, which was released Thursday.

Manning joins staff at Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Danny Manning, who led Kansas to the men's NCAA title in 1988, is rejoining the program as its Director of Student-Athlete Development/Team Manager.

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Bruce Weber named at Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., April 30 (UPI) -- Bruce Weber, the men's basketball coach at Southern Illinois the past five years, Wednesday was named to a similar post at Illinois.

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Bill Self (born December 27, 1962 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma) is an American college men's basketball coach at the University of Kansas, where he led the Jayhawks to the 2008 NCAA national championship.

Self was named National Coach of the Year by The Sporting News in 2000 and 2009, Associated Press in 2009, USBWA Henry Iba Award winner in 2009, CBS/Chevrolet in 2009 and ESPN.com in 2009. He was named the Big 12 Coach of the Year in 2006, 2009, and 2011. He is a five-time finalist for the Naismith Coach of the Year Award (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2009). He was a 2010 United Nations NGO Positive Peace Award nominee for his work with Boys Clubs/Girls Clubs Of America and the Boy Scouts.

Self played collegiate basketball at Oklahoma State University, where he was a four-year letter winner between 1982 and 1985 and was an All-Big Eight freshman selection in 1982. He received his bachelor's degree in business in 1985 and a master's degree in athletic administration in 1989, both from Oklahoma State University.

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