Advertisement

News

Stories for February 18, 2014

Subscribe

Lead stories

Night

New territory: Andrew Wiggins' first game-winner lifts Jayhawks

Kansas University freshman phenom Andrew Wiggins — who has already accomplished superhuman feats in basketball, evidenced by all of his driving and dunking highlights shown on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” this year and last — added a first to his hoops résumé on Tuesday, in the Jayhawks' 64-63 win at Texas Tech. By Gary Bedore

Resurgent Raiders: Tubby Smith has Texas Tech headed up

One victory in Texas Tech’s final six regular-season basketball games would give the Red Raiders six wins in Big 12 conference play for the first time in six seasons. By Gary Bedore

Stories
Tease photo

Tubby Smith: Andrew Wiggins negates strong Texas Tech effort

First-year Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith did just about everything a coach could do to set his team up for an upset Tuesday night in United Spirit Arena. By Tom Keegan

Tease photo

Notebook: Wayne Selden hits critical three after slow start

Chenowith discusses Embiid's shot-blocking prowess

Kansas University freshman guard Wayne Selden wasn’t lacking in confidence as he went up for a huge three-point shot attempt with 2:34 left and the Jayhawks down by four points to Texas Tech on Tuesday night in United Spirit Arena. By Gary Bedore

Tease photo

Column: Joel Embiid thrives in return to Kansas lineup

After the bumps and bruises that tend to gain steam through the night settle in, more will be known about just how close freshman Joel Embiid’s long, graceful, athletic body is to a full recovery from knee and back injuries. But he was far enough recovered to play a huge role in Kansas University getting out of a United Spirit Arena with a victory. By Tom Keegan

Tease photo

New territory: Andrew Wiggins' first game-winner lifts Jayhawks

Kansas University freshman phenom Andrew Wiggins — who has already accomplished superhuman feats in basketball, evidenced by all of his driving and dunking highlights shown on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” this year and last — added a first to his hoops résumé on Tuesday, in the Jayhawks' 64-63 win at Texas Tech. By Gary Bedore