Kansas recruiting event tonight

oak_street1981

Active member
The whole concept of the two or three leading shoe companies giving cash and perks to families to ensure their children attend a formerly reputable university to attend classes for one or two quarters before gong pro is sick.

Built Badger might be annoying at times, but at least UVA and UW are not playing that rotten game. I hope they give "the chair" to KU and coach hairpiece. I suspect one of the reasons Self left Illinois for KU is that he know he could buy players there with less scrutiny. I know that is a stretch since UI was a huge abuser of the "spirit" of hte NCAA over the years with cash payments and players with a 4th grade reading level being admitted, but .......
 

alchemy2u

Active member
This is just disgusting! No class at all, stripper polls and shooting money out...?

Seems the opposite of where a Mom would want to send their kid to school. NCAA needs to do some hammer time on them.
 
Pathetic and gross. AD already came out and apologized and threw Snoop under the bus saying it was suppose to be a "clean" show. What a Joke
 

Bad Gopher

A Loner, A Rebel
It's brilliant, actually. With the apology, the AD plays both sides of the street: putting on an event that will make a difference in some of these recruitments and then officially coming off as virtuous.
 

howeda7

Active member
It's brilliant, actually. With the apology, the AD plays both sides of the street: putting on an event that will make a difference in some of these recruitments and then officially coming off as virtuous.
If you have to do something shady, do it right out in the open so it doesn't seem bad. Seems to be a popular way to go these days.
 

BleedGopher

Administrator
Pat Forde: Bill Self, Kansas fall 'victim' to Snoop Dogg's 'acrobatic dancers' and money cannons

Shed a tear and say a prayer for Kansas, everyone. The school has been through so much.

Nobody has been victimized by unscrupulous characters, bad business dealings and overzealous investigators like the Jayhawks. Now, add rogue rappers to the list of perpetrators.

Did you see what that duplicitous Snoop Dogg did Friday night at “Late Night in the Phog” at historic Allen Fieldhouse? Did you see the way his road crew somehow snuck stripper poles past everyone and set them up on the court? Did you see how the scantily dressed women scaled them and swung around, legs spread wider than a Kansas wheat field? Did you see Mr. Dogg take a money cannon and fire fake $100 bills — featuring a picture of his face and marijuana leaves — around the place, including in the direction of the Kansas players?

Whoops, said Kansas athletic director Jeff Long.

"We made it clear to the entertainers' manager that we expected a clean version of the show and took additional steps to communicate to our fans, including moving the artist to the final act of the evening, to ensure that no basketball activities would be missed if anyone did not want to stay for his show,” Long said. “I take full responsibility for not understanding what acrobatic dancers are in today’s entertainment world and offer my apology to anyone who was offended. We strive to create a family atmosphere at Kansas and fell short of that this evening.”

“Acrobatic dancers” at a Snoop Dogg show. Poles set up on-court. Can’t believe this didn’t turn out to be the Bolshoi Ballet.

Hold a vigil for Golly-Gee Jeff Long, conned by the manager who scripted the soft-core porn show instead of the clean show.

HOW could Kansas have seen this coming? When it signed up Snoop — who has done prison time, but did beat a murder rap — as its entertainment for the annual “Late Night” event start to basketball season, who could have foreseen that this might not be an event approved by Disney, or the NCAA?

“I didn’t know there was going to be anything like that,” said coach Bill Self, the active college sports leader in I Didn’t Know statements.

https://sports.yahoo.com/bill-self-kansas-fall-victim-to-snoop-doggs-acrobatic-dancers-and-money-cannons-175446368.html

Go Gophers!!
 

BarnBurner

Active member
Pat Forde: Bill Self, Kansas fall 'victim' to Snoop Dogg's 'acrobatic dancers' and money cannons

Shed a tear and say a prayer for Kansas, everyone. The school has been through so much.

Nobody has been victimized by unscrupulous characters, bad business dealings and overzealous investigators like the Jayhawks. Now, add rogue rappers to the list of perpetrators.

Did you see what that duplicitous Snoop Dogg did Friday night at “Late Night in the Phog” at historic Allen Fieldhouse? Did you see the way his road crew somehow snuck stripper poles past everyone and set them up on the court? Did you see how the scantily dressed women scaled them and swung around, legs spread wider than a Kansas wheat field? Did you see Mr. Dogg take a money cannon and fire fake $100 bills — featuring a picture of his face and marijuana leaves — around the place, including in the direction of the Kansas players?

Whoops, said Kansas athletic director Jeff Long.

"We made it clear to the entertainers' manager that we expected a clean version of the show and took additional steps to communicate to our fans, including moving the artist to the final act of the evening, to ensure that no basketball activities would be missed if anyone did not want to stay for his show,” Long said. “I take full responsibility for not understanding what acrobatic dancers are in today’s entertainment world and offer my apology to anyone who was offended. We strive to create a family atmosphere at Kansas and fell short of that this evening.”

“Acrobatic dancers” at a Snoop Dogg show. Poles set up on-court. Can’t believe this didn’t turn out to be the Bolshoi Ballet.

Hold a vigil for Golly-Gee Jeff Long, conned by the manager who scripted the soft-core porn show instead of the clean show.

HOW could Kansas have seen this coming? When it signed up Snoop — who has done prison time, but did beat a murder rap — as its entertainment for the annual “Late Night” event start to basketball season, who could have foreseen that this might not be an event approved by Disney, or the NCAA?

“I didn’t know there was going to be anything like that,” said coach Bill Self, the active college sports leader in I Didn’t Know statements.

https://sports.yahoo.com/bill-self-kansas-fall-victim-to-snoop-doggs-acrobatic-dancers-and-money-cannons-175446368.html

Go Gophers!!
What a load. Should be fired.
 

alchemy2u

Active member
I sure hope this bombs and that none of the recruits sign with them.


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