Kansas fans looking to see someone of their favorite alumni will get their chance to see them today as the Self Made alumni team takes to the court. The first game of The Basketball Tournament Wichita Regional is set to take place tonight, with plenty of former Kansas stars in attendance.
According to a press release from KSN, the game will be played tonight at the Charles Koch Arena in Wichita. Self Made’s opponents will be Sideline Cancer.
Self Made is comprised of alumni who all played under current Kansas coach Bill Self. The team is a who’s-who of former Kansas stars, including Darrell Arthur and Mario Chalmers. Some players on the list contributed to Kansas’ 2008 NCAA title team, and some of whom became NBA players too.
Here is the current list of Kansas alumni for tonight’s game, per KSN:
- #0 Darrell Arthur
- #1 Mario Chalmers
- #3 Jeremy Case
- #5 Naadir Tharpe
- #10 Tyshawn Taylor
- #15 Elijah Johnson
- #23 Mario Little
- #24 Travis Releford
- #33 Landen Lucas
- #34 Perry Ellis
- #40 Kevin Young
The team will be coached by former Kansas point guard Brady Morningstar, who recently accepted a local college basketball coaching job.
The Basketball Tournament is a $2 million single-elimination summer basketball tournament where the winner gets the entire prize pool.
The game will be televised on ESPN.