Once Jayhawks digest dismaying loss, they’ll use early March exit as motivation | Smithology | KUsports.com
As much as the Kansas basketball players who lived through Saturday’s second-round NCAA Tournament encounter with Auburn would like to wipe the night full of lowlight memories from their heads, that’s not the way season-ending defeats work.
Key Jayhawks not focused on discussing their futures at Kansas | KUsports.com
For a program like Kansas basketball, the end of the season brings with it questions about the future of the roster, the stay-or-go dilemma for KU’s future pros and the prospects of what the next group — in this case the 2019-2020 team — might look like in the very near future.
No. 16 KU tennis drops 4-3 decision at No. 18 Texas | KUsports.com
No. 16-ranked Kansas tennis dropped a 4-3 decision to No. 18 Texas Sunday afternoon at the Texas Tennis Center.
KU baseball falls short at Oklahoma | KUsports.com
A four-run seventh-inning rally was not enough Sunday afternoon at L. Dale Mitchell Park, as the Kansas baseball team lost its third-straight game at Oklahoma by a 10-5 margin.
Has a foundation been set for KU basketball moving forward?
The Kansas basketball season has ended. And for the first time in a long time, there’s now a blank slate.
McDonald's: Precious Achiuwa likely to take more visits
Achiuwa cited North Carolina, Memphis, Georgia, Kansas and UCLA when asked about schools, but he was adamant that things haven’t been narrowed down.
Putting early odds on KU basketball NBA Draft decisions
KU could be losing five — or more — players from last year. (VIP Article)
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Warriors reach 50 wins for 6th straight season
The Golden State Warriors have won at least 50 games in each of the past six seasons after their 121-114 win over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday. It's an accomplishment the back-to-back NBA champions take a great deal of pride in as they finish the end of another long regular season in the midst of a historic run.
LeBron on triple-double -- I won't 'cheat the game'
"I would never cheat myself," James told Spectrum SportsNet in his on-court interview, after recording his eighth triple-double of the season (and 81st of his career) with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists. "I know we're out the playoff race, but if I'm on the court, I'm going to play how I play, and I play to win. So, I will never cheat the game.
Celtics projecting confidence as losses pile up
After dropping their fourth game in a row -- losing 115-96 to the San Antonio Spurs at TD Garden on Sunday night -- Boston is now two full games behind the Indiana Pacers for home court in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, and remains mired in the same cycle of inconsistency that has dogged them all season long.
UCF upset bid thwarted by Duke's Zion, Barrett
Duke's freshman tandem of Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett saved the top-ranked Blue Devils from a second-round upset at the hands of UCF on Sunday.
'Grateful' Gronkowski announces retirement
Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement from the NFL via an Instagram post on Sunday. After nine seasons with the New England Patriots, he is putting an end to a career in which he transcended the tight end position and was one of the league's most colorful personalities.
Reseeding the 2019 NCAA tournament field for the Sweet 16
After the first round of the NCAA tournament concluded, we decided to reseed the field entering the second round. Maybe you loved your team's seed. Maybe you hated it. (Purdue and LSU fans, we know you hated it.) Either way, we're back to do it again. Here's our reseeding of the Sweet 16:
Physician groups call for taxes and regulations on kids’ access to sugary drinks | fox8.com
Physicians’ groups have long taken a stand against high consumption of sugary drinks in the United States — and now they are calling for several policies to limit access to sugar-sweetened beverages among children and teens.
Parkland Shooting: Marjory Stoneman Douglas parents urged to address threat of suicide - CNN
The Parkland community is appealing to parents of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to address the threat of suicide after last year's deadly shooting.
From 'nappuccinos' to more weekend z's: strategies to catch up on lost sleep | MPR News
"After five days, people [gained] as much as 5 pounds," says study author Christopher Depner, who studies the links between sleep loss and metabolic diseases. Lack of sleep can throw off the hormones that regulate appetite, he explains, so people tend to eat more.