October 20, 2009

Little focused on present, not past

Mario Little arrived on KU's campus last year with some lofty expectations. The No. 1 ranked junior college prospect in the class was expected to come in and play a major role for Bill Self's squad. However, Little's plans didn't play out as he first envisioned. The 6-foot-5, 210-pound guard from Chicago, Ill., missed an extended period of due to a stress fracture and a broken hand. Little eventually returned to action, but after several impressive showings, faded down the stretch. What was life like for Little last year and how is he feeling now? Jayhawk Slant has the latest inside.

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