Charles Barkley calls Kansas center “Jeff Whitey”

March 22, 2013

That’s Jeff Withey on the right. (Ed Zurga / Getty Images)

Maybe it’s the late hour on a long day of NCAA tournament hoops. Or the lack of preparation for the college version of the game.

Whatever. The Charles Barkley adventure continues.

During halftime of the Western Kentucky-Kansas game, Barkley called Jayhawks center Jeff Withey “Jeff Whitey.” He corrected himself with an “or however you want to pronounce it” — and then messed it up again. (You can watch here.)

More Charles, please.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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