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Kansas-Oklahoma, Pt. 2: Big 12 Leaders Set to Battle in Norman
Kansas, Oklahoma and West Virginia are tied atop the Big 12 standings with 8-3 league records heading into the weekend.
Bill Self Previews Rematch with No. 3 Oklahoma - COMPLETE TRANSCRIPT
Kansas head coach Bill Self met with members of the media on Thursday afternoon to preview the much-anticipated rematch with the Sooners.
Sure shot: Hard work improved Ellis’ range | KUsports.com
“This summer, I definitely did (work on perimeter game),” Ellis said. “I tried to get my body and muscle memory get used to taking those shots. That definitely helped me out a lot.”
Matt Tait: Ellis appreciated Hield show | KUsports.com
It was clear from the way Ellis spoke, smiling and shaking his head from side to side with every comment about old friend and former teammate, that Ellis was impressed by and proud of the player Hield had become.
VIDEO - Devonté Graham seeking out more 3-pointers | KUsports Video | KUsports.com
As for Graham, who has made 40 of 94 from 3-point range this season, the point guard says he is actively looking more for long-range openings in his second season. KU coach Bill Self “gets on all of us if you pass up an open shot” in practice, Graham adds.
Price Names 2016 Baseball Captains
Kansas head coach Ritch Price announced Thursday that seniors Ben Krauth, Joe Moroney and Colby Wright will handle captains' duties for the 2016 season.
Women's Bball - Jayhawks Look to Even 2016 Sunflower Showdown Series
Kansas women's basketball heads to Manhattan, Kansas, for this season's second installment of the Sunflower Showdown against Kansas State on Saturday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m., inside Bramlage Coliseum.
Women's Bball - Aldridge Recognized for Efforts in the Classroom
Aldridge's honor marks the first time a KU women's basketball has received CoSIDA All-District honors since 2001 when Jennifer Jackson was selected as a recipient. Aldridge's first-team recognition puts her in contention for All-America honors.
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Indiana forces 3-way tie in Big Ten standings with defeat of No. 4 Iowa - CBSSports.com
Indiana was firing on all cylinders early, leading by as many as 15 midway through the first half and getting seven 3-pointers before halftime, including three from Nick Zeisloft.
Ex-NBA star Dan Majerle's latest long shot is building up Grand Canyon - CBSSports.com
Coach Dan Majerle has guided Grand Canyon to a 21-4 start this year in the program's third season. The Phoenix legend is on a mission to transform the budding Antelopes into a perennial mid-major contender.
Barry Sanders Jr. is transferring from Stanford to Oklahoma State - CBSSports.com
Sanders is scheduled to graduate from Stanford this summer, which means he will not be required to sit out a season, and could play for the Cowboys in the fall.
Coach confidential: Favorite Big 12 recruits - Big 12 Blog- ESPN
In what’s becoming one of our favorite post-signing day traditions on the Big 12 blog, we reached out to more than 15 conference coaches and staffers this week and asked them to (anonymously) name their favorite prospect in the 2016 class.
Will you be outraged if Nick Saban is college football's first $8 Million Man? - CBSSports.com
Saban has spent the last nine years earning the hell out of that salary -- and all of his raises.
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Fans at Super Bowl 50 spent nearly $11M, bought 8,000 glasses of wine - CBSSports.com
Overall, an average of $87.57 was spent on food and drink by each fan at the game, which is second all-time behind only the $94.60 per person that was spent at MetLife Stadium at Super Bowl XLVIII.
Raiders sign 1-year lease, will stay in Oakland in 2016: 3 things to know - CBSSports.com
Raiders owner Mark Davis agreed to the two option years in hopes of getting a stadium deal done in Oakland.
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Donkey basketball is cruel, animal advocates say | The Kansas City Star
“For me, what I see in donkey basketball is people riding donkeys. If you’re against riding donkeys, you’re probably against donkey basketball.”
- Videos of the Day -
WATCH: Golfer takes full swing, hits ball out of hotel room window - CBSSports.com
Nicolas Colsaerts took dead aim out of his Dubai Desert Classic hotel room window last week. Big ones, this guy.
WATCH: Andy Griffith has some good advice for Cam Newton - CBSSports.com
He needs some advice on handling situations like this in the future, so what better person than beloved actor and famous North Carolinian Andy Griffith to dish out some advice.