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While cleaning up the contact is something Kansas would need to work on against anybody, it is particularly important against UAB because of the Blazers’ ability to get to the free throw line. UAB has shot 30 or more free throws in its last two games and enters tonight’s meeting with Kansas shooting 80 percent from the free throw line as a team, with six players shooting 80 percent or better individually.
Similar to Siena on Friday, UAB doesn’t have the name-brand to match Duke or Indiana, but was picked to win Conference USA in the preseason coaches poll.
Preston follows in the footsteps of KU sophomore Carlton Bragg, who is proficient at the piano, and freshman Josh Jackson, who plays the saxophone and also a mean game of chess.
In chronological order, a sampling of thrills supplied by Jayhawks wearing jersey No. 11
As expected, KU's first victory over Texas since 1938 sent shockwaves across the nation — and the globe. Famous Korean Kansas City Royals fan Sungwoo Lee confirmed the Jayhawks' win made headlines on Korea's international channel.
Eight Kansas players were ejected in the second quarter, but the KU women's basketball team earned its first win of the season on the road against Memphis, 68-58.
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Sources said they don't expect an official decision on Strong until after the completion of the regular season Friday. He dropped to 16-20 since arriving at Texas -- including 12-14 in league play -- and not even the $10 million buyout he would be due could be enough to keep him from getting fired.
The Charlie Strong era in Texas is coming to an end, according to multiple reports. The Austin American-Statesman’s Brian Davis and Kirk Bohls were the first to report Sunday evening that Texas had decided to fire its head football coach, with an announcement perhaps coming on Monday. Multiple other outlets, including ESPN, have confirmed.
Herman was one of the hottest commodities as Ohio State's offensive coordinator. Less than two years since taking over his first head coaching gig at Houston, his star shines even brighter.
For the second year in a row, the Cowboys and Sooners are set to play a game that’d get an immediate rematch, if the Big 12 Championship were already in place.
While they righted the ship and took a 14-3 lead into halftime, Nick Saban seemed far from pleased with how his charges seemed to float and skate on its lofty laurels through the first half.
Spartans get to 2-2 on the season thanks to a bizarre final sequence against Florida Gulf Coast.
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Klinsmann is, of course, well within his rights to defend himself. It’s just that in the context of his very own utterances and admonishments, his riposte does not just ring hollow but hypocritical.