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  1. Mike Thorne, Jr. Drawing Interest from the Kansas JayhawksRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... less than Landen Lucas and Cliff Alexander combined. Thorne is a big body in the middle, but he isn't exactly Jeff Withey . He has just 54 swats in 81 games. In comparison, Joel Embiid had 72 in just 28 games last year. He's not a great late-game ...

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  2. Analyzing KU's Transfers, Part Two: OutgoingRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... in his two years with the Bears. Cole Aldrich and the Morris twins were ahead of him in the rotation (and Jeff Withey was transferring in and Thomas Robinson had committed to KU) and he probably wouldn't have had a chance to break into the lineup ...

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  3. The Statistical And Visual Case For Playing Cliff Alexander More MinutesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... a slew of NBA big men over the past five seasons including Cole Aldrich , the Morris twins, Thomas Robinson , Jeff Withey , and Joel Embiid . As a consensus top five recruit, Alexander figured to be the next front court player to have a massive ...

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  4. Can this Kansas basketball team rebound?Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... for these low numbers is the absence of any dominant rebounding presence in the post. Between Joel Embiid, Jeff Withey, Thomas Robinson, Cole Aldrich and the Morris twins, Kansas hasn't found the roster lacking in great rebounders in some time. I ...

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  5. Ranking KUs Best Individual Seasons In The Past Five YearsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... a high usage rate made Morris a very valuable player on a Kansas team that lost in the Elite Eight. ( Note: Jeff Withey also logged an 11.2 BPM in 2010-11, but only played 196 minutes. ) The other Morris twin, Markieff, put together a slightly ...

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  6. Kansas Jayhawks: Can They Win Without a True Rim ProtectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Allen Field Mouse

    ... Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The short answer is no. But, he also wouldn't make that shot with Jeff Withey , Cole Aldrich , or even Darnell Jackson on the court for the Kansas Jayhawks. Staten's spinning layup with 3.9 seconds left gave ...

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  7. Jayhawks Buoyed by the Three BallRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    ... He's built his teams accordingly. Wright, Kaun, Jackson, Arthur, Aldrich, the Morris twins, Thomas Robinson, Jeff Withey and Joel Embiid, all big, imposing, low post scorers who could play above the rim. I'll take a team built like that over a jump ...

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  8. Q&A with Rock Chalk Talk: OSU - KU 2.0Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Cowboys Ride For Free

    ... is the lineup I'd use, without any explanation: Aaron Miles, Andrew Wiggins , Brandon Rush , Thomas Robinson , Jeff Withey . I'm assuming Brannen Greene is still under the radar, right? At least a lot more than Kelly Oubre or Wayne Selden is. Greene ...

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  9. Former KU star Withey enjoying competition in second NBA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    In his second year in the National Basketball Association, former Kansas Jayhawk Jeff Withey has come to appreciate the stiff level of competition in the league's Western Conference. Withey and the New Orleans Pelicans are fighting for a playoff spot - as are their Wednesday opponents, the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  11. Tcu vs. #9 Kansas: a Q&a With Rock Chalk TalkRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | 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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  12. Kansas Jayhawks: Underdogs in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  13. Texas Longhorns Basketball: Kansas Jayhawks PreviewRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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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  14. Perry Ellis Would Look Better from the BenchRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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