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KU's Stigler runner-up in competitive Kansas Relays men's hurdles field

Michael Tinsley, a 2012 Olympic silver medalist, earned Most Outstanding Male Performer honors by winning the 400 hurdles in 48.77 seconds on Saturday at the Kansas Relays, in front of KU up-and-comer Michael Stigler, who was second in 49.42. By Gary Bedore

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Chris Gilbert leads KU men's golf into league

Kansas senior Chris Gilbert from Simi Valley, Calif., keeps getting better and better and better, and he has the scorecards to prove it. By Tom Keegan

Bill Self in good company at L.A. tourney

Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self, who last week said he’d like to sign an additional two or three players in the Class of 2013, is also recruiting for future classes during this current spring evaluation period. By Gary Bedore

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Opinion: Guessing game — Nobody knows where prep phenom Andrew Wiggins will spend his one year in college

A voice of reason rises above the discordant sounds of self-annointed expertise regarding the recruitment of an 18-year-old basketball player. And that wise voice belongs to the teenager himself. By Tom Keegan

Jayhawks row at Lake Natoma

Kansas University rowers competed against four teams ranked in the top 20 on Saturday at the Lake Natoma Invite.

KU soccer ties in exhibition doubleheader

The Kansas soccer team continued its spring exhibition season Saturday as it took on Iowa State and Iowa Saturday afternoon inside ISU Soccer Complex. Both matches ended in ties, as the Jayhawks and Cyclones played to a 0-0 tie, while KU managed to earn a 2-2 draw with the Hawkeyes.

KU women in eighth place at Big 12 golf

Kansas University sophomore Minami Levonowich shot a KU career-low 73 (+1) and junior Meghan Potee 75 to lead the Jayhawks on the second day of the Big 12 Women’s Golf Championship on Saturday at The Harvester Golf Club.

Hugo’s homers lead Kansas softball past OSU

Kansas University freshman Alex Hugo hit her second home run of the game in the fifth inning to give Kansas the lead, 5-4, on the way to a 9-7 softball victory on Saturday at Oklahoma State.

KU baseball clinches series at Texas Tech

Sophomore pitcher Wes Benjamin earned his fourth victory of the year, allowing one run over seven innings, as Kansas clinched the series with a 6-1 victory over Texas Tech, Saturday evening at Rip Griffin Park.

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Future KU center Embiid part of Nike all-star victory

Kansas University basketball signee Joel Embiid scored seven points and grabbed seven rebounds as the World Team defeated the U.S. squad, 112-98, in Saturday’s Nike Hoops Summit played in the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore.

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KU's Stigler runner-up in competitive Kansas Relays men's hurdles field

Michael Tinsley, a 2012 Olympic silver medalist, earned Most Outstanding Male Performer honors by winning the 400 hurdles in 48.77 seconds on Saturday at the Kansas Relays, in front of KU up-and-comer Michael Stigler, who was second in 49.42. By Gary Bedore

How former Jayhawks fared in April 20 NBA games

A look at how former Kansas University players fared in Saturday's NBA playoff games.