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  1. Kansas Jayhawks: Carlton Bragg Chosen for McDonald's All-American Game [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Allen Field Mouse

    ... Lucas , and Hunter Mickelson . No one in that group is a rim-protector like former Jayhawks Joel Embiid or Jeff Withey, but they won't get pushed around under the rim either. As you can see in the video below, Bragg can score inside, but step back ...

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  2. Tcu vs. #9 Kansas: a Q&a With Rock Chalk TalkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Frogs O' War

    ... always been able to develop his players from year to year to hold the fort down while the younger guys develop. Jeff Withey was a great example of the secret weapon that the Jayhawks have in Andrea Hudy, who runs the strength and conditioning ...

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  3. Kansas Jayhawks: Underdogs in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Allen Field Mouse

    ... been outscored by 24 points in four road games this season. Since rim protector (and all-time KU block leader) Jeff Withey, graduated in 2013, the Jayhawks have struggled with length at the rim. Guess where Turner excels? Here's a hint: it's at the ...

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  4. Texas Longhorns Basketball: Kansas Jayhawks PreviewRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Burnt Orange Nation

    ... a presence defensively, although the Kansas defense really misses the defensive dimension that Joel Embiid and Jeff Withey provided for the previous three seasons. This is possibly the worst defensive squad Bill Self has coached in more than a ...

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  5. Perry Ellis Would Look Better from the BenchRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... and Darrell Arthur in 2008. Cole Aldrich and Marcus Morris in 2009 and 10. Marcus and Markief Morris in 2011. Jeff Withey and Thomas Robinson in 2012. Jeff Withey and Kevin Young in 2013. We first saw the problems with Beer Gut Bill's offense when ...

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  6. The Kansas Basketball "How The Heck Did They Not Win The Title" RankingsRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... a masterful defensive gameplan, holding the best offense that season to 67 points in 66 possessions. Thanks to Jeff Withey, Anthony Davis made just one field goal. Bill Self limited Kentucky's attempts at the rim thanks to Withey, and And had ...

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  7. Kansas Basketball: the three things at the top of Bill Self's Christmas wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... the only solution to the Jayhawk's current back-court woes this season. Long-gone are the days of Cole Aldrich, Jeff Withey, and Joel Embiid, all seven-foot centers who protected the rim with a vengeance during their time spent dawning the crimson ...

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  8. Mickelson knew before Lafayette game it might be his dayRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... every day, 'He's getting better. He's getting better.' And he has. He's gotten better. Like previous KU transfer Jeff Withey, Mickelson has had to remain patient. His 17 minutes Saturday actually were three more than he'd had all season (14). "I'm ...

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  9. Quick scout: Florida's defensive personality could create problems for KURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the Jayhawks rank 82nd in defensive block percentage, they don't have one player this year like an Embiid or Jeff Withey that they can rely upon to be a primary rim-protector. It's also dangerous when, statistically, a talented team's biggest flaw ...

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  10. Perry Ellis Named Big 12 Player of the WeekRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Kansas Jayhawks

    ... during the 2013-14 season. The last Jayhawk to be named Big 12 Player of the Week three times for his career was Jeff Withey, with all three selections during the 2012-13 season. Kansas will play host to Florida in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge on ...

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  11. KU Rank 1: Cliff AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... better interior defender than he gets credit for, and while I don't see him as a shotblocker in the Cole Aldrich/Jeff Withey vein, I think he'll be good enough to bother opponents and force them into a lot of tough shots. Cliff's biggest trait seems ...

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  12. Kansas Basketball: Self still tinkering with Jayhawks starting fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... the Jayhawks have always had a seven foot monster at the center position whether it be Sasha Kaun, Cole Aldrich, Jeff Withey or Joel Embiid. This seasons' Jayhawks' roster does not have that seven foot monster at center, as Landen Lucas and Hunter ...

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  13. Jayhawks flash dominating defense against BodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... one or two players will determine the success of the defense. For all the damage the Jayhawks prevented with Jeff Withey and Embiid in the paint over the last few years, this team won't get to rely on such a luxury. On Monday night, they certainly ...

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  14. Big 12 Basketball: Kansas Rules BartertownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Burnt Orange Nation

    ... C.J. Giles, Julian Wright, Sasha Kaun, Darrell Arthur, the Morris twins, Joel Embiid, Cole Aldrich, and Jeff Withey. In Self's 11 seasons as the head coach of Kansas, the Jayhawks have finished in the top 15 nationally in opponent two point shooting ...

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  15. Freshman Cliff Alexander could fill a big hole in the middle for KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Mickelson will each battle for minutes. But the Jayhawks lack a true rim protector in the mold of Embiid or Jeff Withey. So if Self wants to play his usual style - which is to say, pound opponents in the paint - much will rest on the development of ...

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  16. #KURank Number 11: Hunter MickelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... ghly, if Mickelson doesn't offer anything else, it's tough to justify his playing time, barring him looking like Jeff Withey in the early nonconference games.

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  17. NCAA Basketball Stars Playing in the Perfect System in 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... Joel Embiid played as well as he did last season. He was just the latest in a lineage that dates back through Jeff Withey, Thomas Robinson, Cole Aldrich, the Morris brothers, Julian Wright, Drew Gooden and Nick Collison. Putting a top-rated big man ...

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  18. Why Hunter Mickelson Is Very Important To The Jayhawks These Next Two YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Allen Field Mouse

    ... system that fits his body-type and athletic ability. With former successful Jayhawks comparable to him like Jeff Withey, Sasha Kaun, and Cole Aldrich, many people believe Mickelson may have chosen the correct program to save his college career. ...

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  19. Top Five Most Heartbreaking Tournament Losses from the Past DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... meant to be. We all know that wasn't the case. The last go around for guys like Travis Releford , Kevin Young , Jeff Withey and Elijah Johnson didn't go as planned. Should this loss be blamed on the brilliant game by Trey Burke, or the ineptitude of ...

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  20. Power Forward Prime: Cliff Alexander Claims Final Starting SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... into two groups: the first group would be those teams that feature a true rim-protecting center. Cole Aldrich , Jeff Withey , and Joel Embiid fit this bill. These teams have the defensive advantage of a taller shot blocker both locking down their ...

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