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The Rock Chalkboard

KU football could win more than 1 Big 12 game for a change |
Now, in 2019, after living through some of the program’s lowest moments, KU seniors such as Hakeem Adeniji and Carter Stanley have a chance to take KU (3-5 overall, 1-4 Big 12) to multiple league victories for the first time since 2008.

Game Day Breakdown: KU football vs. No. 22 K-State |
New offensive coordinator Brent Dearmon, according to the players learning from him, is an endless fountain of energy. The Jayhawks will need to tap into some of Dearmon’s get-up-and-go early this week to set themselves up for a successful rivalry game.

Elite Eight hero Silvio De Sousa ready for showdown with Duke
"That was one of the biggest games I've ever had, and let me tell you, I think about it every single time in my life." De Sousa said on Thursday. "Whenever I step on the court, it's just like I played in such a huge game with a lot of people watching."

'I love the guy to death': Daylon Charlot emerging as KU leader
"We can't make no [expletive] mistakes; we can't make no [expletive] mistakes," Charlot screamed, as shown on the show. "This my [expletive] last year. ... I'm trying to go to a [expletive] bowl game. ... I'm tired of this [expletive]. Y'all need to get [expletive] right. I'm tired of [expletive] losing."

David McCormack likes offensive fit next to Udoka Azubuike
David McCormack didn’t hesitate when the ball came to him at the top of the key. The big man swiftly collected himself, jumped and sent the ball into the hands of Udoka Azubuike, who had sealed his man off. Azubuike then did what he does best: emphatically dunk the ball.

Bits o GOAT

LeBron James outduels 'great young talent' Luka Doncic in OT thriller
When Luka Doncic played against LeBron James for the first time as an NBA rookie last season, he asked for the Lakers star's jersey after the game. On Friday, in far less ceremonial fashion, James came into Doncic's building and took a win away from the Mavericks' rising phenom.

LeBron James & Luka Doncic make NBA history during LA’s win over Mavs
During the Los Angeles Lakers thrilling victory in overtime against the Dallas Mavericks on Friday, LeBron James and Luka Doncic made NBA history. The pair of superstars became the first two opponents to ever record 30-point, 15-assist triple-doubles in the same game. LeBron–at the age of 35–finished with 39 points, 16 assists and 12 rebounds. Meanwhile, the 20-year-old Luka offered 31, 15 and 13.

LeBron James' Wife Savannah Kills It With Medusa Halloween Costume
In the photo, Savannah poses seductively with a massive headpiece featuring snakes coming out of her head. She captioned the post, “Don’t look into her eyes..... ”

Eraser Dust

Daily Inter Lake - Local News, Social media activist steps parents through perils of smartphones
Youth advocate, social media activist and father Collin Kartchner wants to motivate teens and parents to disconnect from anxiety-inducing social media and reconnect with others around them in healthy relationships.

Popeyes mocks Chick-fil-A's National Sandwich Day blunder - CNN
Chick-fil-A sent out an email to its subscribers earlier this week to promote National Sandwich Day on November 3. The only problem: November 3 falls on a Sunday -- a day when all Chick-fil-A locations across the United States are closed.

Peyton Reed sticking with his little buddy Ant-Man for another movie
The two extant Ant-Man movies operate at a notably more low-key tone than the rest of their Marvel ilk—after all, what other entry in this universe would be so comfortable letting Paul Rudd do a whole lot of charismatic nothing for a couple of minutes as Ant-Man And The Wasp? A lot of that has to do with director Peyton Reed, who took over the first movie in the series after Edgar Wright parted ways with Marvel. In the process, Reed (whose other credits include Bring It On and The Break-Up) helped evolve the closest thing the MCU has to a set of “hang-out” movies: Low-pressure, low-consequence superhero outings that recognize that not every biggish-budget blockbuster has to end with the death of half the population of the universe.

Study Finds Yet Another Reason Why You Really Should Vaccinate Against Measles
The measles vaccine does far more than keep one disease at bay. The human immune system is only as good as its memory, and two separate studies by the same team have now shown that catching the measles virus can give your antibodies 'amnesia', leaving you open to future illnesses.