- Kansas Sports -
A reporter asked Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self if he could pinpoint a “common denominator” in the Jayhawks’ three consecutive losses at Self’s alma mater, Oklahoma State. “Yeah, me,” KU’s coach said.
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self discusses the Jayhawks' 86-67 loss at Oklahoma State.
Evans totaled 22 points, six rebounds and eight assists and took just 11 shots in leading Oklahoma State to an 86-67 Tuesday night destruction of No. 3 Kansas in Gallagher-Iba Arena.
The game attracted an announced crowd of 11,383 in a building that seats 13,611. (Mr. Ed says: Um, what? That arena was half full at best.)
“He bumped knees yesterday, I mean bad,” the coach added. “To the point he could barely walk. He was a little better today. Doctors said no way he could be effective tonight.”
“I don’t think anybody had a chance to look that good tonight. He was fine,” KU coach Bill Self said.
The Jayhawks' depth is a great asset. But on some nights, like this one in Stillwater, they need a go-to guy -- and they don't have one.
Kansas University’s men’s basketball program continues to recruit several players who this week were selected to play in the 39th annual McDonald’s All-America game, set for March 30 at Chicago’s United Center.
A day that has quickly become a favorite for fans of all ages, Superhero Day is a special day filled with action-packed fun. Children under 13 that attend the game dressed as their favorite superhero will receive $3 admission and may partake in a superhero parade on James Naismith Court during halftime.
Kansas needs to find some difference-makers in the middle if it hopes to improve a run defense that ranked sixth-worst per carry in FBS last season.
Willis could be the Jayhawks' quarterback of the future after passing for 1,719 yards, nine touchdowns and 10 interceptions.
- College Sports -
Iowa State coach Steve Prohm was staring at a possible 1-5 Big 12 record. Now he's on a two-game winning streak that features a victory over top-ranked Oklahoma. And that's exactly the type of two-game stretch he needed to quiet the number of critics who were growing and getting loud.
- Professional Sports -
$2 million, to be specific, which, as our own Joel Corry wrote earlier this month, is how much Manning would earn if he advances to the Super Bowl with the Broncos. One caveat: Peyton has to play in 70 percent of the offensive snaps in order to qualify.
In a very compelling, graphic-heavy feature about the Steelers' Super Bowl past in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Tuesday, Randle El says he wish he'd played baseball.
MLB has settled the Garber vs. Office of the Commissioner of Baseball lawsuit, leading to some MLB.tv upgrades for fans.
On Tuesday, the NFL VP of officials Dean Blandino reiterated that the Packers-Cardinals overtime coin flip was legal while also supporting referee Clete Blakeman.