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MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS

East Lansing, MI

HEAD COACH BIO Entering his 19th year directing the Spartan program, head coach Tom Izzo has compiled an impressive list of accomplishments, including the 2000 NCAA National Championship, seven regularTOM IZZO season Big Ten head coach Championships, three Big Ten Tournament titles, six Final Four appearances, eight National Coach of the Year awards and a Big Ten-best 16 straight NCAA Tournament appearances.

between 1999 and 2010, becoming just the fourth school in college basketball history to do it in any 12-year span, including just the third since the tournament field expanded to 64 teams in 1985. Izzo also became just the second coach in NCAA history to reach four Final Fours in his first 10 years of coaching, joining Ohio State’s Fred Taylor, and is just the third coach in NCAA history to appear in six Final Fours in a 12-year span, and just the second since the tournament expanded to 64 teams. His six Final Four appearances rank tied for sixth all-time, fourth among active coaches and first all-time among Big Ten coaches, having most recently passed former Indiana head coach Bob Knight.

These accomplishments, however, are not what make Izzo one of the best in the game, but rather it is his insatiable desire to accomplish more.

Through 18 seasons, Izzo is already one of the most successful coaches in Big Ten history. His .688 winning percentage in Big Ten games ranks third all-time among league coaches with at least 10 years of service, while in all games, Izzo ranks fourth (.712). With 209 conference victories, Izzo ranks sixth all-time. With a win over Purdue on Jan. 5, 2013, Izzo became the thirdwinningest coach in Big Ten history, trailing only Knight (662 wins) and Purdue’s Gene Keady (512 wins) for most wins at a Big Ten institution.

With a career record of 439-178, it’s easy to see that Izzo knows how to win, but he also knows how to win the right way. In his 18 years directing the Spartan program, 82 percent of his players who completed their eligibility also left with a degree. In the last 14 years, 39 Spartans have received their undergraduate degrees. In 18 seasons, Izzo has returned Michigan State to national prominence, placed his name in the NCAA record books and become a leader among college basketball coaches. Izzo’s 439 wins are fourth most by any coach in his first 18 seasons in the history of college basketball. In late November 2009, he passed his mentor Jud Heathcote (340 wins) to become MSU’s all-time winningest coach. In the NCAA Tournament, Izzo is at his best, winning at a clip of .722 to rank seventh among all active coaches with at least 10 tournament games coached. Izzo led MSU to six Final Four appearances

the same with football. Both would go on to earn Division II All-America honors. Despite their busy schedules, they remain the closest of friends. For 10 years, they cohosted a golf tournament in Iron Mountain to raise money for the community, including a fitness center for the high school. Izzo is also an active volunteer in the community. Among his many efforts, he is very active with Coaches Vs. Cancer, Sparrow Hospital and the Jimmy “V” Foundation. In 2009, Izzo was presented the Coaches Vs. Cancer Champion Award, recognizing his work and leadership in the fight to save lives from cancer. Izzo was born January 30, 1955. His family includes his wife, Lupe, daughter, Raquel, and son, Steven.

Izzo originally came to MSU from Northern Michigan, where he had been an assistant from 1979-83. He was named a part-time assistant at MSU in September 1983. When former assistant Edgar Wilson left in November 1983, Izzo became a full-time assistant. Izzo played guard for NMU’s basketball team from 1973-77, and was voted the team’s MVP as a senior. A native of Iron Mountain, Mich., Izzo and former NFL head coach Steve Mariucci were Iron Mountain High School teammates in football, basketball, baseball and track. As college roommates at Northern Michigan, Izzo walked on to the basketball team, while Mariucci did

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East Lansing, MI

TEAM ROSTER

# NAME

POSITION

HEIGHT

WEIGHT

CLASS

HOMETOWN

0

Russell Byrd

G

6-7

205

Rs-Jr.

Fort Wayne, Ind.

2

Alex Gauna

F

6-9

250

Rs-Jr.

Eaton Rapids, Mich.

3

Alvin Ellis III

G

6-4

195

Fr.

Matteson, Ill.

5

Adreian Payne

F

6-10

245

Sr.

Dayton, Ohio

10

Matt Costello

F

6-9

240

So.

Bay City, Mich.

11

Keith Appling

G

6-1

185

Sr.

Detroit, Mich.

13

Trevor Bohnhoff

F

6-7

215

So.

Saginaw, Mich.

14

Gary Harris

G

6-4

210

So.

Fishers, Ind.

15

Keenan Wetzel

G

6-4

210

Rs-Jr.

Monroe, Mich.

20

Travis Trice

G

6-0

170

Jr.

Huber Heights, Ohio

22

Branden Dawson

G/F

6-6

225

Jr.

Gary, Ind.

30

Kenny Kaminski

F

6-8

225

Rs-Fr.

34

Gavin Schilling

F

6-9

240

Fr.

Chicago, Ill.

40

Dan Chapman

G

6-3

190

Sr.

Okemos, Mich.

41

Colby Wollenman

F

6-7

225

Rs-So.

Big Horn, Wyo.

45

Denzel Valentine

G

6-5

225

So.

COACHING STAFF Head Coach: Assistant Coach:

DWAYNE STEPHENS

Assistant Coach:

MIKE GARLAND

Assistant Coach: Director of Operations: Video Coordinator: Athletic Trainer: Equipment Manager: Strength/Conditioning:

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DANE FIFE KEVIN PAUGA BRETT FERGUSON QUINTON SAWYER DAVE PRUDER MIKE VORKAPICH

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East Lansing, MI

TEAM PLAYERS

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3

2 Russell BYRD

10

Alex GAUNA

15

Keith APPLING

Keenan WETZEL

Gavin SCHILLING

Trevor BOHNHOFF

Travis TRICE

Dan CHAPMAN

Gary HARRIS

30 Branden DAWSON

41

40

Adreian PAYNE

14

22

20

34

Alvin ELLIS III

13

11 Matt COSTELLO

5

Colby WOLLENMAN

Kenny KAMINSKI

45 Denzel VALENTINE

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DUKE BLUE DEVILS

Durham, NC HEAD COACH BIO

MIKE KRZYZEWSKI head coach

Winning seasons, superb graduation rates for his players and a basketball team that is as close as family are all attributes that reflect on the man who has spent over three decades as the head coach of the Duke Blue Devils, Hall of Famer Mike Krzyzewski.

Coach K, the winningest coach in NCAA Division I history after passing his mentor Bob Knight with a 74-69 win over Michigan State on Nov. 15, 2011, now has 957 career wins, while also ranked second in wins at one school (884), second in career ACC wins (402) and first in NCAA Tournament victories (82). Krzyzewski’s record as Duke’s all-time winningest coach offers further evidence of his success: 884 total wins; 506 weeks ranked in the top 25; 445 weeks ranked in the top 10; 109 weeks ranked No. 1; 11 Final Four berths in the last 27 years, including five straight appearances from 1988-92; 29 seasons with at least 20 wins; 12 regular season ACC crowns and 13 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament titles, including 10 of the last 15 years (a record five in succession from 1999-2003). Coach K has also led the Blue Devils to an NCAA-best 13 seasons with 30 or more wins. But most impressive are the four National Championships (1991, 1992, 2001 and 2010) that make Coach K one of only three coaches in NCAA history to earn four or more NCAA titles. In addition to Krzyzewski, only John Wooden (10), and Adolph Rupp (4) have accomplished that feat. With back-to-back national championships in 1991 and 1992, Coach K became the first coach since Wooden in 1972-73 to earn consecutive NCAA crowns. The Blue Devils grabbed their third title in 2001 with an 82-72 win over Arizona in Minneapolis, Minn. Duke defeated Butler, 61-59, in the 2010 championship game in Indianapolis, Ind. to give Krzyzewski his fourth NCAA Championship. Krzyzewski and the Blue Devils have been a fixture on the national basketball scene with 18 consecutive NCAA Tournament berths from 1996-2013 and 29 in the last 30 years. Overall, he has taken his program to postseason play in 30 of his 33 years and is the winningest active coach in NCAA

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Tournament play with a stunning 82-25 record for a .766 winning percentage. He also ranks first in NCAA Tournament history in wins (82) and games (107). From 1999-2002, Duke finished number one in the nation in the final Associated Press poll for a record four consecutive seasons. In 200304, the Blue Devils reached the nation’s top spot in the AP poll, marking the seventh straight year they had been number one (only UCLA’s string of 12 consecutive years reaching No. 1 from 1964-75 was longer). Krzyzewski has mentored seven National Players of the Year (nine selections), 27 AllAmericans (41 selections), eight ACC Players of the Year (10 selections) and 81 All-ACC selections during his tenure at Duke. Coach K has coached 47 NBA Draft picks, including a record 26 first round selections. An NCAA-best 17 Blue Devils have been NBA Lottery picks with Elton Brand (1999) and Kyrie Irving (2011) being taken No. 1 overall in their respective drafts. Krzyzewski earned his 900th career victory on March 20, 2011 with a 73-71 win over Michigan in the third round of the NCAA Tournament. On March 1, 2008, Krzyzewski became the sixth coach in Division I history to reach 800 wins with an 87-86 victory at N.C. State. Coach K became just the fifth coach in NCAA history to record 800 wins at one school with a win over Kansas State on Nov. 23, 2010. On Nov. 17, 2000, Krzyzewski earned his 500th win at Duke with a 98-85 triumph over Villanova. That night, the fabled floor of Cameron Indoor Stadium was dedicated as Coach K Court. On Feb. 13, 2010, Krzyzewski became the eighth coach in Division I history to coach 1,000 games at one school. In all, Coach K has been named the National Coach of the Year 12 times in eight different seasons, including Basketball Times, UPI and Chevrolet (1986), Naismith (1989), the NABC (1991), The Sporting News and Naismith (1992), Basketball Times (1997), the NABC and Naismith (1999), Chevrolet (2000) and the Victor Awards (2001). He was named Coach of the Decade for the 1990s by the NABC and was the second recipient of the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching Award. On October 5, 2001, Coach K was presented by his college coach Bob Knight as one of three members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2001. Krzyzewski was named Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year on Dec. 5, 2011. In 1992, The Sporting News named him the

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Sportsman of the Year, becoming the first college coach to win the honor. Krzyzewski also received another prestigious honor in 2001 as he was named “America’s Best Coach” by Time magazine and CNN. Krzyzewski added to his already impressive list of accomplishments on Oct. 26, 2005 when he was named head coach of the USA Basketball Men’s Senior National Team program for 2006-2008. With Krzyzewski at the helm, Team USA won the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics with a 118-107 victory over Spain. In the summer of 2007, he guided the USA squad to a gold medal victory and an unblemished 10-0 record in the FIBA Americas Championship. Krzyzewski has been honored by USA Basketball as the National Coach of the Year four times. On July 21, 2009, he resumed his role as head coach of the USA Basketball Men’s Senior National Team through 2012. Coach K guided Team USA to a 9-0 record and gold medal at the 2010 FIBA World Championships. Krzyzewski guided Team USA to an 8-0 and a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics to become the first coach since Henry Iba (1964 & 1968) to lead the program to back-to-back Olympic gold medals. On May 23, 2013, Krzyzewski was again tabbed to lead the USA Men’s Senior National Team for the 2013-2016 quadrennium. In his first two stints as head coach of Team USA, Coach K posted a 62-1 record, including an active 50-game win streak. He has guided the program to a pair of Olympic gold medals as well as the 2010 FIBA World Championship.


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

DUKE BLUE DEVILS

Durham, NC TEAM ROSTER

# NAME

POSITION

HEIGHT

WEIGHT

CLASS

HOMETOWN

1

Jabari Parker

F

6-8

235

Fr.

Chicago, Ill.

2

Quinn Cook

G

6-2

180

Jr.

Washington, D.C.

3

Tyler Thornton

G

6-2

190

Sr.

Washington, D.C.

5

Rodney Hood

F

6-8

215

Rs-So.

Meridian, Miss.

12

Alex Murphy

F

6-9

230

Rs-So.

Wakefield, R.I.

13

Matt Jones

G

6-4

200

Fr.

DeSoto, Texas

14

Rasheed Sulaimon

G

6-4

190

So.

Houston, Texas

15

Josh Hairston

F

6-8

235

Sr.

Fredericksburg, Va.

20

Semi Ojeleye

F

6-7

230

Fr.

Ottawa, Kan.

21

Amile Jefferson

F

6-9

210

So.

Philadelphia, Pa.

34

Andre Dawkins

G

6-5

215

Gr.

Chesapeake, Va.

40

Marshall Plumlee

C

7-0

260

Rs-So.

45

Nick Pagliuca

G

6-3

175

Fr.

Weston, Mass.

52

Todd Zafirovski

F

6-9

245

Gr.

Lake Forest, Ill.

Warsaw, Ind.

COACHING STAFF Head Coach:

MIKE KRZYZEWSKI

Associate Head Coach:

STEVE WOJCIECHOWSKI

Associate Coach: Assistant Coach: Director of Operations: Special Assistant:

JEFF CAPEL NATE JAMES PAT THOMPSON JON SCHEYER

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Durham, NC TEAM PLAYERS

1

2 Jabari PARKER

12

Quinn COOK

13 Alex MURPHY

20

Matt JONES

Semi OJELEYE

10

Rasheed SULAIMON

Amile JEFFERSON

Andre DAWKINS

52 Nick PAGLIUCA

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Rodney HOOD

15

34

45 Marshall PLUMLEE

Tyler THORNTON

14

21

40

5

3

Todd ZAFIROVSKI

Josh HAIRSTON


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Lexington, KY HEAD COACH BIO

John Calipari’s career has been defined by decades of winning and unprecedented achievements on and off the basketball court.

first-round draft picks in 2010. The next season, four of his players earned NBA selections, and six Wildcats heard their names called at the 2012 draft, the most in the two-round draft era. His three No. 1 overall selections are the most all-time, and he’s had 17 players drafted during his four years at Kentucky, including 13 first-round picks.

Coach Cal reached the mountaintop in his third year in Lexington, guiding Kentucky to its eighth national championship and its 15th Final Four. In doing so, he claimed his first national championship and his fourth appearance in the Final Four.

Much like he did at UMass, where his players graduated at nearly 80 percent, Calipari has stressed academics. Fifteen of his last 18 seniors at Memphis earned their bachelor’s degrees, and all 10 players at UK who were eligible to graduate by the end of their senior years walked away with a diploma in hand. The Wildcats posted a 3.4 grade-point average for the 2013 spring semester, the fourth time in the last five semesters they earned a 3.0 GPA or better.

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In becoming only the second coach in NCAA history to lead three different schools to the Final Four, he has racked up more than 500 victories, 14 NCAA Tournament appearances and numerous national coach of the year honors. While building a program out of obscurity at Massachusetts, laying the foundation at Memphis and restoring luster at college basketball’s greatest program at Kentucky, he has totaled the second-most wins in NCAA history in the first 20 years of a college coaching career. Quite honestly, though, Calipari’s oncourt success overshadows a much more significant picture. In his goal to lead a program, he has helped realize their dreams and to the NBA, including a

players-first 29 players guide them record five

Feet, the West Liberty Recovery Fund, 4 Paws for Ability, the Starkey Hearing Foundation, the Urban League of Lexington and the V Foundation. Calipari has also headed up the EverFi Financial Literacy Program, which teaches students across Kentucky the importance of money management. Author of the national bestseller, “Bounce Back: Overcoming Setbacks to Succeed in Business and in Life,” Calipari is a master of communication and maximizing talent. He lives by the motto “that it’s never a matter of how far you have fallen, but instead it’s about how high you bounce back.” Calipari and his wife, Ellen, have two daughters, Erin and Megan, and a son, Bradley.

His foundation, The Calipari Foundation, has raised millions of dollars to help the lives of those in need in the Commonwealth and across the country. In 2010, he used a telethon to raise more than $1 million for victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, and he organized another one in 2012 for victims of Superstorm Sandy. A year after helping raise $350,000 for charity during the inaugural UK alumni weekend, Calipari was the driving force behind the more than $1 million that was donated to local and national organizations during the second annual alumni weekend. His foundation has also worked with and donated money to Samaritan’s

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Lexington, KY TEAM ROSTER

# NAME 00 Marcus Lee 1 James Young 2 Aaron Harrison 3 Jarrod Polson 4 Jon Hood 5 Andrew Harrison 13 Sam Malone 15 Willie Cauley-Stein 21 Tod Lanter 22 Alex Poythress 24 EJ Floreal 25 Dominique Hawkins 30 Julius Randle 32 Brian Long 35 Derek Willis 44 Dakari Johnson

POSITION F G/F G G G G G F G F G G F G F C

HEIGHT 6-9 6-6 6-6 6-2 6-7 6-6 5-11 7-0 6-2 6-7 6-3 6-0 6-9 5-9 6-9 7-0

WEIGHT 215 215 218 182 215 215 185 244 189 239 195 193 250 155 205 265

CLASS HOMETOWN Fr. Antioch, Calif. Fr. Rochester Hills, Mich. Fr. Richmond, Texas Sr. Nicholasville, Ky. Sr. Madisonville, Ky. Fr. Richmond, Texas Jr. Scituate, Mass. So. Olathe, Kan. Jr. Lexington, Ky. So. Clarksville, Tenn. Fr. Lexington, Ky. Fr. Richmond, Ky. Fr. Dallas, Texas Jr. Dumont, N.J. Fr. Mt. Washington, Ky. Fr. Brooklyn, N.Y.

COACHING STAFF Head Coach: Assistant Coach:

JOHN CALIPARI ORLANDO ANTIGUA

Assistant Coach:

KENNY PAYNE

Assistant Coach:

JOHN ROBIC

Special Assistant to Head Coach:

ROD STRICKLAND

Associate AD/ Basketball Operations:

CHRIS WOOLARD

Assistant Director of Operations: Coordinator Men’s Basketball Performance: Strength/Conditioning: Athletic Trainer:

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2

1 Marcus LEE

4

James YOUNG

5 Jon HOOD

21

13

22

30

Sam MALONE

Alex POYTHRESS

Willie CAULEY-STEIN

25 EJ FLOREAL

35 Brian LONG

Jarrod POLSON

15

24

32 Julius RANDLE

Aaron HARRISON

Andrew HARRISON

Tod LANTER

3

Dominique HAWKINS

44 Derek WILLIS

Dakari JOHNSON

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Lawrence, KS HEAD COACH BIO

BILL SELF head coach the last 10 years.

In 10 season at Kansas, Bill Self is 300-59 (83.6 percent), averaging 30 wins per season on the sideline. Overall, Self has coached 20 seasons with a 507-164 (75.6 percent) record. Kansas’ 300 victories under Self are more wins than any other NCAA Division I school in

He was named just the eighth head coach in Kansas basketball history on April 21, 2003. While at Kansas, Self has won one national championship, a KU-record nine-straight regular-season Big 12 Conference titles and six league tournament championships. He is 161-8 all-time in Allen Fieldhouse and has won more league titles (nine) than has home losses (eight). In his first trip to the Final Four in 2008, Self’s team won the title. A five-time conference coach of the year, including four times while at Kansas (2006, 2009, 2011 and 2012), Self’s teams have won 13 league crowns in the last 15 years, including the 2013 title. The other two seasons resulted in runner-up conference finishes. Returning four starters and showcasing one of the top freshmen in college basketball, Kansas won its ninth-straight, 13th Big 12 title and NCAA-leading 56th overall conference regular-season title in 201213. The Jayhawks went 31-6 and tied Kansas State for the conference crown with a 14-4 record, won their sixth Big 12 and 13th all-time league tournament title and entered the NCAA Tournament as a No. 1 seed for the 11th time in school history and fifth time under Self. Kansas’ run to the NCAA title game in 2011-12 was quite the accomplishment after returning only one starter and losing seven regulars from KU’s 35-3 team of 2010-11. In 2011-12, KU won its thenschool-record eighth-straight conference

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regular-season title and advanced to its 14th Final Four. In 2010-11, Kansas had lost three players to the NBA from the previous season, yet did not miss a beat as the Jayhawks went 14-2 in conference play, capturing a seventh-straight Big 12 regular-season title. Kansas entered the NCAA Tournament as a No. 1 seed and advanced to the Elite Eight. Kansas entered the 2009-10 season ranked No. 1 and held that ranking for all but three polls throughout the year. In the RPI’s highest-rated conference in the nation, KU won its sixth-straight Big 12 regular-season title with a 15-1 record. KU entered the 2010 NCAA Tournament as the overall No. 1 seed and posted 30 victories for the third time in four seasons. After a successful 2008-09 campaign, Self was named the national coach of the year by eight different outlets. That season, Kansas had lost six of its top seven scorers, including all five starters. KU went on to win the Big 12 regular-season championship, its fifth straight, going 142. The Jayhawks finished 27-8 overall and advanced to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 as a No. 3 seed. The 2007-08 Kansas team was one of the best in school history. Ranked seventh or higher all season, KU won a schoolrecord 37 games en route to the school’s fifth overall and third NCAA national championship. Kansas claimed the Big 12 regular-season championship and third consecutive Big 12 tourney title. Additionally, a school-record five Jayhawks were chosen in the 2008 NBA Draft. The 2006-07 season was not only historic for Kansas basketball, but also in the career of Self. As KU won its 50th league title and 1,900th all-time victory, Self won his 300th career game with a road victory at Missouri. The Jayhawks entered the 2005-06 season unranked yet Self orchestrated KU to a 15-2 record in its last 17 games, highlighted by a Big 12 Championship to go along with the league regular-season crown. Kansas not only won a share of the Big 12 regular-season championship in 200405, but also opened the season ranked

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No. 1 nationally in the Associated Press and ESPN/USA Today Coaches’ polls. In his inaugural season at Kansas - 2003-04 - Self guided the Jayhawks to 24 wins and the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight. Self came to KU from the University of Illinois, where he guided the Fighting Illini to a 78-24 record over three seasons. Prior to his stint at Illinois, Self coached at Tulsa from 1998 to 2000, where he led the Golden Hurricane to a record of 74-27 in three seasons, including trips to the NCAA Tournament in 1999 and 2000. Self began his head coaching career at Oral Roberts, where he resurrected the program. In 1996-97, ORU made the school’s first postseason tournament appearance since 1983-84, receiving an invitation to the NIT. Prior to his appointment at ORU, Self spent seven seasons as an assistant coach at Oklahoma State University. Self spent the 1985-86 season on Larry Brown’s coaching staff at Kansas. While Self was at KU, the Jayhawks went 35-4 and advanced to the Final Four in Dallas. A native of Edmond, Okla., Self played basketball at Oklahoma State where he was a four-year letterwinner from 1982 to 1985. He and his wife, Cindy, have two children: daughter, Lauren, who graduated from KU in 2013, and son, Tyler, a sophomore walk-on on the KU team.


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

KANSAS JAYHAWKS

Lawrence, KS TEAM ROSTER

# NAME 0 Frank Mason 1 Wayne Selden, Jr. 3 Andrew White III 4 Justin Wesley 5 Evan Manning 10 Naadir Tharpe 11 Tyler Self 14 Brannen Greene 15 Christian Garrett 20 Niko Roberts 21 Joel Embiid 22 Andrew Wiggins 23 Conner Frankamp 25 Tarik Black 31 Jamari Traylor 33 Landen Lucas 34 Perry Ellis

POSITION G G G F G G G G G G C G G F F F F

HEIGHT 5-11 6-5 6-6 6-9 6-3 5-11 6-2 6-7 6-3 5-11 7-0 6-8 6-0 6-9 6-8 6-10 6-8

WEIGHT 185 230 210 220 170 170 165 215 185 175 250 200 165 260 220 240 225

CLASS HOMETOWN Fr. Petersburg, Va. Fr. Roxbury, Mass. So. Richmond, Va. R-Sr. Fort Worth, Texas So. Lawrence, Kan. Jr. Worcester, Mass. So. Lawrence, Kan. Fr. Juliette, Ga. R-Jr. Los Angeles, Calif. Sr. Huntington, N.Y. Fr. Yaounde, Cameroon Fr. Vaughan, Ont., Canada Fr. Wichita, Kan. Sr. Memphis, Tenn. R-So. Chicago, Ill. R-Fr. Portland, Ore. So. Wichita, Kan.

COACHING STAFF Head Coach: Assistant Coach: Assistant Coach: Assistant Coach:

BILL SELF KURTIS TOWNSEND NORM ROBERTS JERRANCE HOWARD

Director of Operations: BRENNAN BECHARD Video Coordinator:

JEFF FORBES

NO V E MB E R 12 I 2013

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UNITED CENTER

KANSAS JAYHAWKS

Lawrence, KS TEAM PLAYERS

0

1 Frank MASON

5

Wayne SELDEN JR.

10 Evan MANNING

21

Jamari TRAYLOR

22

Brannen GREENE

23 Andrew WIGGINS

33

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Niko ROBERTS

25 Conner FRANKAMP

34 Landen LUCAS

Justin WESLEY

20

14

22

31

Andrew WHITE III

Naadir THARPE

Joel EMBIID

4

3

Perry ELLIS

Tarik BLACK


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