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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the NBA career leader in most turnovers?
    • A. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

    • B. 

      Karl Malone

    • C. 

      George McGinnis

    • D. 

      Michael Jordan

  • 2. 
    Who was the NBA career leader in free throw percentage in 2006?
    • A. 

      Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf

    • B. 

      Rick Barry

    • C. 

      Shaquille O'Neal

    • D. 

      Larry Bird

  • 3. 
    Who holds the NBA record for most 3-point field goals attempted in a season?
    • A. 

      Reggie Miller

    • B. 

      Michael Adams

    • C. 

      Tim Hardaway

    • D. 

      George McCloud

  • 4. 
    The first NBA or ABA player to pull down more than 2,000 rebounds in a single season was whom?
    • A. 

      Dennis Rodman

    • B. 

      Ben Wallace

    • C. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

    • D. 

      Bill Russell

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the Anaheim ABA franchise?
    • A. 

      Oaks

    • B. 

      Ducks

    • C. 

      Amigos

    • D. 

      Clippers

  • 6. 
    What was the New Jersey's ABA team called?
    • A. 

      The Jets

    • B. 

      The Americans

    • C. 

      The Gardeners

    • D. 

      The Nets

  • 7. 
    In what year was the Kansas Jayhawk men's basketball team awarded its first NCAA Championship title?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1988

    • C. 

      1952

    • D. 

      1996

  • 8. 
    Who scored 6 points for Kansas to beat Missouri in the 1922 Helms Foundation National Championship?
    • A. 

      Tus Ackerman

    • B. 

      George Rody

    • C. 

      Leslie Edmonds

    • D. 

      Paul Endacott

  • 9. 
    Who did the Kansas Jayhawks play in the first round of the 1988 NCAA men's basketball tournament?
    • A. 

      Xavier

    • B. 

      St. Louis

    • C. 

      Vanderbilt

    • D. 

      Santa Clara

  • 10. 
    What 2 teams selected Kansas Jayhawks in the first round of the 1996-97 NBA Draft?
    • A. 

      Wizards, Timberwolves

    • B. 

      Warriors, Nuggets

    • C. 

      Trail Blazers, SuperSonics

    • D. 

      Pistons, Jazz

  • 11. 
    Which Kansas Jayhawk men's basketball player was chosen for the 2003 NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Team?
    • A. 

      Keith Langford

    • B. 

      Jeremy Case

    • C. 

      Brett Olson

    • D. 

      Drew Gooden

  • 12. 
    Which Kansas Jayhawk is not in the Naismith Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts?
    • A. 

      Gale Gordon

    • B. 

      John Bunn

    • C. 

      Arthur C. "Dutch" Lonborg

    • D. 

      E.C. Quigley

  • 13. 
    Which NBA great never fouled out of a game?
    • A. 

      Magic Johnson

    • B. 

      Larry Bird

    • C. 

      Willis Reed

    • D. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

  • 14. 
    What school was Mitch Richmond drafted from in the 1988 NBA Draft?
    • A. 

      University Of Kansas

    • B. 

      Kansas State University

    • C. 

      University Of Michigan

    • D. 

      University Of Kentucky

  • 15. 
    When was Wayne Turner a freshman at the University of Kentucky?
    • A. 

      1995-96

    • B. 

      1997-98

    • C. 

      1996-97

    • D. 

      1994-95

  • 16. 
    Who set a record for highest points per game average in the NBA finals in 1993?
    • A. 

      Wilt Chamberlain

    • B. 

      Michael Jordan

    • C. 

      Bill Russell

    • D. 

      Shaquille O'Neal

  • 17. 
    When was the last year the University of Michigan won a Big 10 Season Championship in men's basketball?
    • A. 

      1992

    • B. 

      1998

    • C. 

      1993

    • D. 

      1986

  • 18. 
    Marques Johnson did not play for which of these basketball teams?
    • A. 

      Los Angeles Clippers

    • B. 

      Milwaukee Bucks

    • C. 

      Phoenix Suns

    • D. 

      UCLA Bruins

  • 19. 
    Gus Williams played for all of the following NBA teams, except which one?
    • A. 

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • B. 

      Washington Bullets

    • C. 

      Boston Celtics

    • D. 

      Atlanta Hawks

  • 20. 
    Detlef Schrempf was playing with which NBA team when he retired?
    • A. 

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • B. 

      Dallas Mavericks

    • C. 

      Portland Trail Blazers

    • D. 

      Indiana Pacers

  • 21. 
    Detlef Schrempf was selected by what team in the NBA Draft?
    • A. 

      Dallas Mavericks

    • B. 

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • C. 

      Boston Celtics

    • D. 

      Indiana Pacers

  • 22. 
    Which of these NBA teams did Vinnie Johnson not play for?
    • A. 

      Phoenix Suns

    • B. 

      San Antonio Spurs

    • C. 

      Detroit Pistons

    • D. 

      Seattle SuperSonics

  • 23. 
    Doug Christie was drafted out of Pepperdine by which team?
    • A. 

      Toronto Raptors

    • B. 

      New York Knicks

    • C. 

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • D. 

      Sacramento Kings

  • 24. 
    What team did George Karl become coach of in 2005?
    • A. 

      Detroit Pistons

    • B. 

      Denver Nuggets

    • C. 

      Miami Heat

    • D. 

      New York Knicks

  • 25. 
    In which season did the NBA start using the 24-second clock?
    • A. 

      1974-75

    • B. 

      1959-60

    • C. 

      1964-65

    • D. 

      1954-55