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Svi Scores 14 in U-20 Opener

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Kansas News

Mykhailiuk unloads for 14 in U-20 tourney |
Kansas University junior guard Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk scored 14 points off 5-of-22 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds in Ukraine’s 70-68 loss to Slovenia in the first game of the FIBA Under 20 European Championships on Saturday in Helsinki, Finland.

KU tennis players advance at ITA |
Six Kansas University women’s tennis players advanced at the ITA Summer Circuit on Saturday at the Jayhawk Tennis Center.

Thompson tied for 22nd at |
Lawrence resident and former two-time All-American golfer for Kansas University, Chris Thompson shot a 3-under-par 68 to finish the third round of the Lincoln Land Charity Championship in a seven-way tie for 22nd place Saturday, eight strokes behind leader Wesley Bryan in the Tour event.

Selden invited to join Grizzlies |
Former Kansas University guard Wayne Selden Jr. has been invited to Memphis Grizzlies preseason camp, the Commercial-Appeal reports. Selden will be a non-roster player with no guaranteed contract.

Kaun to be cut following trade |
Former Kansas University forward Sasha Kaun on Friday was traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Philadelphia 76ers, ESPN reported. The move created room on the roster for Cleveland to sign center Chris Andersen in a separate deal. The trade sent Kaun and his $1.3 million guaranteed salary for 2016-17 to Philadelphia along with cash considerations, with the Cavs receiving the draft rights to Chukwudiebere Maduabum. The Sixers will waive Kaun once the trade is completed, league sources told ESPN.

Other Sports

MLB reportedly tells managers, GMs to stop arguing balls and strikes -
MLB executive Joe Torre sent a memo Friday to managers, general managers and assistant general managers that said: ''This highly inappropriate conduct is detrimental to the game and must stop immediately.''

Pat Riley has 'great regret' about his efforts to keep Dwyane Wade in Miami -
Speaking with reporters on Saturday, Riley made his first public comments since Wade departed Miami for his hometown of Chicago. Riley expressed regret for personally not doing more to get Wade to re-sign with the Heat and basically put the All-Star guard's departure squarely on his own shoulders.

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71-year-old woman marries 17-year-old boy - just three weeks after meeting him - Mirror Online
When grieving pensioner Almeda Errell went to pay her last respects at her son's funeral, the last thing she expected to find was love. Following a whirlwind three-week romance, she and Gary Hardwick – now 18, and who had previously dated a woman of 77 – tied the knot in a ceremony which he arranged for just £137 in six days. (Ed note - lots to unpack in this one)