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QB Montell Cozart makes most of first start

Saturday, during a 31-19 skid-snapping, celebration-inducing victory over West Virginia, Kansas University coach Charlie Weis handed the ball to freshman Montell Cozart and let him do what he does best — win.

Kansas women scrap past Bluejays

Gardner scores 24 in women’s 74-66 victory over Creighton

No one could accuse Kansas University’s women’s basketball team of failing to fight back. By Benton Smith

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No lyin': Lion-killer Embiid* to lead Kansas against Iona tonight

* Kansas’ gentle-giant freshman center might or might not, in fact, have slain so much as a fly

Legend has it Joel Embiid once killed a lion back in his homeland of Cameroon. By Gary Bedore

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James Sims still has shot at KU rushing mark

Heading into last week’s game against West Virginia, Kansas University senior James Sims needed to average 219 yards per game in his final three games to move into the top spot on KU’s all-time rushing list. By Matt Tait

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Nov. 18

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Monday, Nov. 18.

Kickoff for KU-KSU Sunflower Showdown set for 11 a.m. Nov. 30

Game will be televised by Fox Sports 1

The 2013 Sunflower Showdown between Kansas University and Kansas State will kick off at 11 a.m. on Nov. 30 at Memorial Stadium, the Big 12 Conference announced today.

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Wiggins, Ellis earn Big 12 honors

The Kansas duo of sophomore forward Perry Ellis and freshman guard Andrew Wiggins have been named the Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the league, the conference announced Monday.

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KU RB James Sims named co-Big 12 offensive player of the week

Kansas University running back James Sims' career day during Saturday's victory against West Virginia earned him co-Big 12 offensive player of the week honors with Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty, conference officials announced this morning.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Nov. 17

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Sunday, Nov. 17.

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QB Montell Cozart makes most of first start

Saturday, during a 31-19 skid-snapping, celebration-inducing victory over West Virginia, Kansas University coach Charlie Weis handed the ball to freshman Montell Cozart and let him do what he does best — win.

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Bill Self: College prospects ‘top-heavy’ lately

The elite talent at the top has made some folks wonder if there are more program-changers in high school than ever before. By Gary Bedore

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Kansas women scrap past Bluejays

Gardner scores 24 in women’s 74-66 victory over Creighton

No one could accuse Kansas University’s women’s basketball team of failing to fight back. By Benton Smith