Stories for January 7, 2013


Lead stories


Opinion: Jeff Withey saves KU against Temple

It wasn’t difficult to determine the difference in Kansas' 69-62 victory on Sunday, Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan writes. KU had Jeff Withey, and Temple didn’t. • Box score • Photo gallery • KU coach Bill Self postgame press conference audio

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KU athletic director presses case for Rock Chalk Park

If all goes well during tonight’s vote by the Lawrence City Commission regarding land usage and zoning specifications — as is expected — the Kansas University athletic department could begin construction on what has come to be known as “Rock Chalk Park” within weeks. By Matt Tait

How Keegan voted: Jan. 7 AP college basketball ballot

The following is Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan's Jan. 7 ballot for the Associated Press men's basketball poll.

How former Jayhawks fared in Jan. 6 NBA games

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

Danny Manning's Tulsa team upends Larry Brown's SMU squad at buzzer

Tulsa’s Danny Manning seemed to enjoy facing mentor Larry Brown of SMU in just the second sideline match-up of an NCAA-winning coach and the Final Four’s most outstanding player. The ending was even better for him.