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Back in town: Fresh off his rookie season, Cole Aldrich entertains campers

Gregarious former Kansas University center Cole Aldrich flashed a big smile as he fielded 15 minutes worth of questions from Bill Self’s 700 basketball campers Monday afternoon in Horejsi Center.

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Wait, what? DeAndre Daniels picks UConn

Huskies make late push for prize recruit, who spurns KU

Prize college basketball recruiting prospect DeAndre Daniels, who for the longest time had listed Kansas University, Texas and Oregon as his three finalists, has decided to play college basketball at ... Connecticut.

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KU pitcher T.J. Walz drafted by Oakland in 15th Round

Kansas University senior pitcher T.J. Walz was drafted in the 15th round of Major League Baseball's amateur draft — 466th overall — by the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday.

KU junior pitcher Colton Murray picked by Philadelphia in Round 13

Kansas University junior pitcher Colton Murray was picked in the 13th Round of the Major League Baseball draft on Tuesday.

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Lefty Kukuk picked by Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox made Free State High standout Cody Kukuk the 20th pick of the 7th Round in Tuesday's amateur baseball draft.

Enter the KUSports.com NBA Draft contest to win $100 in KU gear

Think you know you stuff when it comes to this year's NBA draft? Prove it with the KUSports.com NBA draft contest.

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Back in town: Fresh off his rookie season, Cole Aldrich entertains campers

Gregarious former Kansas University center Cole Aldrich flashed a big smile as he fielded 15 minutes worth of questions from Bill Self’s 700 basketball campers Monday afternoon in Horejsi Center.

LB coach Vantz Singletary excited to be at Kansas

Vantz Singletary has been around football long enough to know a good matchup when he comes across one.

Andre Walker a new name in recruiting

KU may be in the running for Andre Walker, a 6-7, 220-pound power forward, who has graduated from Vanderbilt University and decided to play at another school his senior season.

Jayhawk Tennis Center hires new head pro

Vance VanPelt, director of tennis at Top Gun Tennis Academy and the boys and girls tennis coach at Hutchinson High School, has been named head professional at the Jayhawk Tennis Center in Lawrence.

Mario Chalmers hoping to stay consistent

Inconsistent through the first three rounds of the NBA playoffs, Miami Heat backup point guard Mario Chalmers has now strung together three productive efforts in the NBA Finals, helping the Heat to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series against the Dallas Mavericks.