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Bill Self to Present Dillon Lecture Tuesday in Hutch


HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Naismith Hall of Fame coach and two-time national champion Bill Self will present the second Dillon Lecture of the 2023 Series. Self’s lecture will be held Tuesday, April 18 at 10:30 am at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

In 20 seasons at Kansas, Bill Self has won over 81% of the games he’s coached, averaging 29 wins per year. While at Kansas, Self has won two national championships, an NCAA record 14-straight regular-season Big 12 Conference titles, 17 overall, and nine league tournament championships. He has guided KU to four Final Fours and nine Elite Eights. A three-time national coach of the year, Self was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2017.

Tickets to the lecture will be available beginning at 9:45 am the day of the lecture at the Hutchinson Sports Arena. 

Self will appear at a press conference for members of the media prior to the lecture.  The press conference is scheduled at 9:45 a.m. in the Media Interview Room of the Hutchinson Sports Arena. 

2023 is the 42nd season for the Dillon Lecture Series on the HutchCC Campus.  For more information on the Dillon Lecture Series or to become a patron, visit or call Becky Rogers at 620-665-3505.