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Special Olympians relish KU hoops clinic

Self says Jayhawks benefit from annual drill and scrimmage session

More than 100 Special Olympians from Kansas and the Kansas City metro area attended the 25th-annual Wilt Chamberlain Clinic at Allen Fieldhouse.

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KU's Morris battling concussion

Sade Morris hasn't played since suffering a concussion against Texas Tech.

Sutherland a bright spot for Jayhawks

Aishah Sutherland knocked down nine points and 12 rebounds against K-State in Saturday's losing effort.

Oklahoma obliterates Longhorns

Courtney Paris saved her biggest game of the season for No. 3 Oklahoma’s fiercest rival. Paris had 23 points and a season-best 21 rebounds, and Danielle Robinson added 18 points and eight assists as No. 3 Oklahoma routed No. 14 Texas, 89-69, on Sunday to set up a showdown for first place in the Big 12.

Gary Bedore's KU basketball notebook

Kansas coach Bill Self again gushed about the performance of Iowa State's Craig Brackins.

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Special Olympians relish KU hoops clinic

Self says Jayhawks benefit from annual drill and scrimmage session

More than 100 Special Olympians from Kansas and the Kansas City metro area attended the 25th-annual Wilt Chamberlain Clinic at Allen Fieldhouse.

Little defines scorer

Some basketball players, such as Kansas University’s Tyrel Reed and Brady Morningstar, are shooters. They go to their spot on the floor, wait for the defense to collapse on the driving guard or the posting-up center and wait to step into a pass for an open shot. Their baskets tend to be swishes.

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Boathouse anchors rowing teams

Storage, meeting, medical facilities finally available in new home along Kaw

Kansas University senior Emily Martin is used to leaving practice filthy. Martin and other Kansas University rowing team members are used to carrying 200-pound boats through ankle-deep mud. They’re used to fixing dents in their boats after a night of hail. But this will soon become a distant memory once a new boathouse opens Feb. 6 in Burcham Park.