Stories for October 25, 2012


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Mario Chalmers makes preseason debut for Heat

Miami coach Erik Spoelstra grinned widely, pausing a second before talking about point guard Mario Chalmers’ progression during his four seasons with the Heat.

Jayhawks follow bad practice with good cause

Kansas University’s basketball team had its worst practice of the young 2012-13 season Wednesday afternoon in Allen Fieldhouse. “We had a bad day today, but something positive came out of it. I think we got in better shape today,” KU coach Bill Self told 450 women who attended Wednesday’s “Ladies Night Out” cancer benefit in the fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore


Men's basketball among six perfect KU teams in Graduation Success Rate

The Kansas athletic department posted its highest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) ever, helped by six teams — including men’s basketball — that achieved perfect scores.

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KU men's basketball to start four-year series with Georgetown in 2013-14

The Kansas men’s basketball will play Georgetown in a four-year home-and-home series starting in the 2013-14 season, the school announced Thursday.