How did KU football go from really good to really bad, really fast? The time after Mark Mangino’s departure has been marked by crucial missteps, ego clashes and a power vacuum that has driven the on-field product into the worst four-year stretch in the program’s history.
You may have heard on Sunday that Kansas signee Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk is slated to represent his native Ukraine at the upcoming FIBA World Cup. For Mykhailiuk, you can imagine that it’s something of a dream. He is just 17, still growing into his 6-foot-6 frame, and now poised to play in the world’s most prestigious basketball tournament — outside the Olympics or the NBA playoffs.