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Danny’s new digs: Manning brings ‘new brand of hoops’ to Tulsa

When Danny Manning agreed to become the head basketball coach at the University of Tulsa, he knew he was adding his name to an elite list of coaches. What he didn’t know was that TU’s past success would be so in his face. By Matt Tait

Early Morning

Jayhawks ‘Shake’ funk

Bill Self says dance video bonding experience for team

Kevin Young gladly discussed his role in production of KU’s “Harlem Shake” video, which was filmed in KU’s locker room Friday, and since being posted on YouTube has had more than 450,000 views. By Gary Bedore

Afternoon

Angel Goodrich sets KU assists record as Jayhawks take down No. 22 Oklahoma, 81-71

Carolyn Davis scored 24 points on 10-for-17 shooting, leading the Kansas women's basketball team to an 81-71 victory over No. 22 Oklahoma on Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse. By Jesse Newell

Stories

KU baseball upended by Nevada

Nevada pinch hitter Brad Gerig’s two-strike double with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning plated the winning runs as the Wolf Pack rallied from three separate deficits in a wild 9-8 baseball victory over Kansas University on Monday at Hohokam Park.

KU’s Bill Self won’t revisit flippin’ OSU loss

Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self didn’t take the bait Saturday when asked by a media member if, in coming days, he’d show his players tape of Oklahoma State’s Marcus Smart performing a backflip during a celebration after the Cowboys’ 85-80 victory over the Jayhawks on Feb. 2 in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore

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Danny’s new digs: Manning brings ‘new brand of hoops’ to Tulsa

When Danny Manning agreed to become the head basketball coach at the University of Tulsa, he knew he was adding his name to an elite list of coaches. What he didn’t know was that TU’s past success would be so in his face. By Matt Tait

KU moves up to No. 9 in both polls

The Kansas men's basketball team moved up to No. 9 in both the Associated Press and USA Today coaches polls released Monday.

How Keegan voted: Feb. 18 Associated Press poll

The following is Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan's ballot for the Associated Press men's basketball poll on Feb. 18, 2013.

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Kansas center Jeff Withey shares Big 12 player of the week honors

Kansas center Jeff Withey earned Big 12 player of the week honors, the conference announced Monday. Withey shares this week's honor with Kansas State guard Angel Rodriguez.

Kansas softball flogs Bryant, 10-2

Fourth-year junior Alex Jones tied her career high with eight strikeouts, and Mariah Montgomery drove in two runs as Kansas University softball concluded the Tiger Invitational with a 10-2, five-inning rout of Bryant on Sunday.

KU baseball downs Nevada, 6-3

Sophomore Michael Suiter went 2-for-4 with an RBI and scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, hustling home from second base on an infield hit as Kansas University baseball rallied from an early deficit to down Nevada, 6-3, Sunday at Hohokam Park.

Jayhawks’ Potee 18th at FSU golf tourney

Kansas University junior Meghan Potee shot a 2-over-par 74 and finished tied for 18th individually with a three-round score of 225 to lead KU at the inaugural Florida State Match-Up women’s golf tournament Sunday at SouthWood Golf Club.

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Jayhawks ‘Shake’ funk

Bill Self says dance video bonding experience for team

Kevin Young gladly discussed his role in production of KU’s “Harlem Shake” video, which was filmed in KU’s locker room Friday, and since being posted on YouTube has had more than 450,000 views. By Gary Bedore