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Kansas Football sends shockwaves across the Twitterverse

So let's have a hand for drummer man

- Kansas Sports -

Gameday Breakdown: KU basketball vs. UAB |

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.

Getting to know: UAB basketball | Call it a Nightengale |

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.

KU basketball signee Billy Preston is an ‘amazing artist,’ mom says

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.

A good time to wear 11: Jayhawks wearing jersey No. 11 shined over the weekend |

In chronological order, a sampling of thrills supplied by Jayhawks wearing jersey No. 11

KU's upset win over Texas sends shockwaves across the globe, Twitterverse | All Eyes on KU |

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.

KU women earn first win of the season after several ejections |

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.

- College Sports -

Texas Longhorns getting 'extreme pressure' from boosters to hire Houston Cougars coach Tom Herman

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.

Why Charlie Strong is being fired at Texas -

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.

College Sports: Why Tom Herman is the coach in waiting for Texas ... and seemingly every other marquee program | SportsDay

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.

OSU-Oklahoma again perfectly illustrates why the Big 12’s championship game will be so dumb -

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.

Nick Saban ’embarrassed’ with 11-point halftime lead on FCS foe

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.

Michigan State barely wins after someone screwed up clock on final play -

Spartans get to 2-2 on the season thanks to a bizarre final sequence against Florida Gulf Coast.

- Professional Sports -

Jurgen Klinsmann thinks we're being harsh (for treating him as he asked us to)

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.