Stories for March 22, 2014


Lead stories


Column: Mistake-free play of Conner Frankamp just what KU needed

Wichita State fans wearing gold didn’t have to check their programs to learn the identity of  the little guy wearing the white No. 23 jersey entering the game off the bench. Conner Frankamp scored more points in high school than anybody in the history of basketball-rich Wichita. By Tom Keegan


UCLA spoils Danny Manning's NCAA tourney debut with Tulsa

Eventually, the pain of losing to UCLA in the NCAA tournament will go away for Danny Manning and the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. They want to become tournament regulars and win some games. It just didn't happen this time. Jordan Adams had 21 points and eight rebounds, and Norman Powell scored 15 in his hometown to lead fourth-seeded UCLA to a 76-59 victory over 13th-seeded Tulsa on Friday night, spoiling Manning's NCAA tournament head coaching debut.

KU tennis wins eighth in a row

Kansas University’s women’s tennis team outlasted Central Florida, 4-3, Friday. Maria Jose Cardona, Maria Belen Ludueña and Paulina Los earned the three singles victories for the Jayhawks. Kansas won two of the three doubles matches to take the deciding point.

Reaney third in 100 breast

Lawrence native and Notre Dame junior Emma Reaney finished third in the 200 breaststroke at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships Thursday.

KU softball wins twice

Freshman Harli Ridling’s team-leading seventh home run of the season gave Kansas University its second-straight come-from-behind win as the Jayhawks defeated Fairfield, 6-4, on Friday. The Jayhawks defeated Kent State, 6-2, earlier Friday.

KU baseball rolls past Dartmouth

Nine players combined for a season-high 19 hits, and Kansas University’s baseball team defeated Dartmouth, 13-5, on Friday at Hoglund Ballpark.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 21

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Friday, March 21.