Jayhawks coach Bill Self admires his hall of fame hardware on Thursday in Springfield, Mass. Gary Bedore The Kansas City Star
Jayhawks coach Bill Self admires his hall of fame hardware on Thursday in Springfield, Mass. Gary Bedore The Kansas City Star

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Campus Corner

Podcast where Gary Bedore tells Bill Self stories from Springfield, Mass.

By Jesse Newell And Gary Bedore

The Kansas City Star

September 08, 2017 01:44 PM

UPDATED September 08, 2017 01:48 PM

On the latest SportsBeat KC podcast episode, Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined colleague Gary Bedore, who speaks from Springfield, Mass., where Kansas coach Bill Self is being inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday night.

What has been Self's reaction to the festivities? And who all is attending the ceremony? Gary answers those questions before telling stories about Self's orange jacket and his dealings with those around him.

Jesse and Gary also discuss KU recruiting, the return of former football coach Mark Mangino to Lawrence and KU football's 1-0 start.

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Jesse Newell: 816-234-4759, @jessenewell

Gary Bedore: 816-234-4068, @garybedore