Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 2.8.12

LAWRENCE, KS - FEBRUARY 01: Romero Osby #24 of the Oklahoma Sooners shoots as Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks tries to block during the game on February 1, 2012 at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kansas Basketball

Facing Baylor, KU hopes to avoid second straight loss - KansasCity.com
The two straight loss thing doesn't happen often. I'm hoping this is the beginning of an eight game run to close out the year.

Big battle, part 2: Baylor, Kansas frontcourts prep for rematch, revenge | KUsports.com
This game is going to be a tough one.

Styles of Self, Drew differ | KUsports.com
Yep, Self is awesome, Drew is not.

Weekly walkthrough: Florida-Kentucky highlights five can't-miss games - NCAA Basketball - Sporting News
Something Fetch brought to everyone's attention yesterday on twitter. Another pro-Kansas viewpoint on the rivalry.

Kansas Football

Ex-KU LB Johnson gets NFL combine invite | KUsports.com
Great news for Johnson.

Big 12

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We’re not sure which is more amazing… that this K-State fan pulled off the marriage proposal trick during the Kiss Cam segment on Saturday… OR, that she agreed to marry him while he was wearing that...

College Basketball

Conference Power Rankings: Big 12 - College Basketball Nation Blog - ESPN
Don't like polls? How about power rankings?

College Basketball Bubble Watch - UConn continues to be a riddle wrapped up in an enigma - NCAA Men's Basketball - ESPN
Bubble watch is fun. How many make it from the Big 12?

Conference Realignment

Source -- Memphis Tigers close to deal to join Big East in 2013 - ESPN
What is the Big East anyway? It's like a goulash of institutions trying to remain relevant.

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