Kansas head coach Bill Self hugs Kansas forward Thomas Robinson (0) after their 64-62 victory over Ohio State in an NCAA Final Four semifinal college basketball tournament game Saturday, March 31, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas alumni and fans in the Topeka area still have an opportunity to be a part of the Kansas Basketball Roundball Luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at the Ramada Inn in Topeka, Kan. The event is hosted by Kansas Athletics and the Williams Education Fund and features KU basketball coaches Bonnie Henrickson and Bill Self.
The cost of the event is $20 per person and includes lunch. Some walk-ups will be allowed, but space is limited, so make a reservation by Monday, Nov. 5.
The Kansas Basketball Roundball events officially begin Friday at the Marriott in Wichita, Kan. Following the luncheon in Topeka, another event will be held at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown on Monday, Dec. 3. A dinner with Coach Self will be held Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Maceli’s, in Lawrence, while lunch with Coach Henrickson is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 16, in the Crystal Ballroom at the Eldridge Hotel in Lawrence.
For more information on any of these events or to reserve a seat, contact the Williams Education Fund office at 785-864-3946, or visit KUAthletics.com online.
Originally founded as the Outland Club in 1949 by Dick, Skipper and Odd Williams, the Williams Education Fund is the official fundraising department for Kansas Athletics. Contributors to the Williams Education Fund provide academic and athletic support to more than 500 University of Kansas student-athletes representing KU in 18 intercollegiate sports.