University of Kansas

La Salle-Kansas scouting report

When: 1 p.m. today

Where: Sprint Center, Kansas City, Mo.

Records: La Salle 6-2, KU 8-0

Radio: KFH, 1240-AM, 98.7-FM

TV: ESPN, Ch 32

Pos La Salle Ht Yr Pts Reb

F Jerrell Williams 6-8 Jr. 6.9 6.1

C Aaric Murray 6-10 Fr. 11.4 7.1

F Yves Mekongo 6-7 Sr. 10.1 5.5

G Kimmani Barrett 6-6 Sr. 13.3 4.4

G Rodney Green 6-5 Sr. 18.0 x-3.8


F Marcus Morris 6-8 So. 9.9 5.3

C Cole Aldrich 6-11 Jr. 11.1 10.0

G Xavier Henry 6-6 Fr. 16.4 4.1

G Elijah Johnson 6-3 Fr. 4.8 x-2.8

G Sherron Collins 5-11 Sr. 14.4 x-4.3


La Salle: LaSalle has won five of its last six after a 69-60 win at Rider on Wednesday.æ.æ.æ. The Explorers are a strong rebounding team, winning on the glass by an average of 10.4 boards per game.æ.æ.æ. Green played at Prep Charter High in Philadelphia with Kansas’ Marcus and Markieff Morris.

Kansas: The Jayhawks come into this one trying to break a two-game losing streak at the Sprint Center. Last season, KU lost to Syracuse and Massachusetts.æ.æ.æ. Kansas ranks in the top five nationally with a plus-33.6 scoring margin.æ.æ.æ. Radford on Wednesday was the first KU opponent to shoot better than 40 percent from the field.