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Dillon Lecture Series Continues April 18th, Will Feature Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Bill Self


HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The next installment of the Dillon Lecture Series on Tuesday, April 18th, will feature Kansas Head Men’s Basketball Coach Bill Self.

Self has guided his teams to 23-win seasons in 23 of the last 24 seasons dating back to 1998-99. For his career which includes stops at Oral Roberts, Tulsa and Illinois, Self’s teams have won 20 league crowns in the last 24 years. A three-time national coach of the year, Self was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2017.

All lectures are held at the Hutchinson Sports Arena beginning at 10:30 a.m. General admission tickets are $10 and available online at or at the Arena on the day of the lecture.

Since 1982, the Dillon Lecture Series has provided distinguished and notable speakers that many in Hutchinson, Kansas and surrounding communities might not have the opportunity to experience.  From poets, politicians and space scientists to American heroes.