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Director, star of “Jayhawkers” discuss film with FOX 4 Sports

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A feature film starring KU basketball senior Justin Wesley premieres Friday night. "Jayhawkers" is the story of Wilt Chamberlain's arrival at the University of Kansas and the segregation he faced.

The film centers on the relationship between Chamberlain, legendary coach Phog Allen and chancellor Franklin Murphy and how the three started the change from segregation to a modern society.

Director and filmmaker Kevin Willmott and Wesley dropped by Fox 4 to discuss the film, which premieres Friday at the Lied Center in Lawrence.

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