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Lyons has interest in Kansas

Lyons has interest in Kansas

Kansas head coach Bill Self has made no secret of his desire to land a point guard capable of coming in and making an impact next season - thanks to the departure of senior All-Big 12 floor general Tyshawn Taylor. Within picking somewhat slim this late in the recruiting process for the Class of 2012, alternative sources of talent need to be considered. Sources, for example, such as transfers.

Enter Xavier point guard Mark Lyons. A redshirt junior during the 2011-2012 season, Lyons will graduate in the very near future with one year of eligibility remaining. Yesterday, the Musketeers announced he would leave the program in search of a new home for that final season. Last season, he averaged... Recommended Stories

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