Arkansas hires Kent State coach

FAYETTEVILE, Ark., March 28 (UPI) -- Stan Heath is headed to Arkansas after one outstanding season at Kent State.

Kent State's Heath reported in at Arkansas

BRISTOL, Conn., March 28 (UPI) -- Stan Heath was reported heasded for Arkansas after one magical season at Kent State, according to reports Thursday.

NCAA Capsule: Kansas vs. Illinois

MADISON, Wis., March 21 (UPI) -- Capsule summary of Friday night's NCAA Tournament Midwest Region semifinal game between the Kansas Jayhawks and Illniois Fighting Illini.

Midwest Semifinals: Kansas vs. Illinois

MADISON, Wis., March 21 (UPI) -- It will be a role reversal Friday night when top-seeded Kansas and No. 4 Illinois meet at the Kohl Center in the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament's Midwest Reg

Illinois 72, Creighton 60

CHICAGO, March 17 (UPI) -- After being a non-factor in the opening 20 minutes, junior guard Frank Williams scored all of his 20 points in the second half Sunday to push fourth-seeded Illi

Illinois 93, San Diego St. 64

CHICAGO, March 15 (UPI) -- Frank Williams had 25 points and eight assists and freshman Luther Head scored 19 points Friday to carry fourth-seeded Illinois into the second round of the NCA

Illinois 67, Minnesota 66

MINNEAPOLIS, March 3 (UPI) -- Frank Williams hit the go-ahead layup with 2.9 seconds left Sunday as No. 16 Illinois scored the final 10 points to defeat Minnesota, 67-66, and clinch a share

Illinois 94, Michigan 70

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Brian Cook scored 20 points and Robert Archibald added 19 Saturday as the 10th-ranked Fighting Illini avoided a third straight loss with a 94-70 Big Ten Confere

Purdue 84, Illinois 75

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Rodney Smith scored 17 points Wednesday night as Purdue pulled away in the second half for an 84-75 upset over 10th-ranked Illinois.
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Bill Self
LKP2003042103-LAWRENCE, Kan., April 21 (UPI)--Bill Self listened to questions from the media after Self became the men's basketball coach at the University of Kansas on April 21, 2003 in Lawrence, Kansas. jg/bg/Jeff Jacobsen/KUAC.

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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