The Voice of the Jayhawks

Meet Brian

Brian Hanni is in his seventh season as the “Voice of the Jayhawks”, broadcasting men’s basketball, football and baseball games for his alma mater. A 2002 graduate from the University of Kansas, Hanni held several roles at KU prior to earning his “dream job” in the summer of 2016. For ten years, Hanni was the Sports Director…

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Game Maker: A Creative Kid Becomes The Father of Basketball

Game Maker’s inspirational message is based on historical insights that Author Brian Hanni learned while interviewing Jim Naismith, the grandson of the Father of Basketball. Told in an appealing rhyme with a vocabulary for adults and children, Game Maker will delight every reader!

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Founded in 2009 by Brian, the Rock Chalk Roundball Classic has blossomed into an annual three-day event with the purpose of raising funds for families fighting pediatric cancer.

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Brian will keep your next event flowing and your audience engaged though an interactive experience full of energy and laughter. Let Brian help you turn your next event into a successful one!

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