Calipari instead signed a seven-year, $52 million extension last month to stay in Lexington.
From Self's comment to the Kansas City Star:
"I talked to the Cavs’ people a lot throughout their evaluation process and the draft, but I’ll just leave it at that,” Self said. “That wasn’t anything I wanted to become public certainly, and they didn’t either.”
Self just completed his 11th season at Kansas. He has a 325-69 record and has won at least a share of the Big 12 regular season title in each of the last 10 seasons.
- Scooby Axson