Stories for December 9, 2016


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KU senior Landen Lucas believes progress is a big picture thing

Scrutinized and studied for the better part of the 2016-17 season, Kansas senior Landen Lucas admitted on Thursday that he was a little tired of all the negativity but did so in a manner that put the blame on his shoulders. By Matt Tait

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Tom Keegan: Adding long, strong recruit or two key to KU returning to Final Four in volleyball

Final Four participant in 2015 and outright Big 12 champion in 2016, Kansas volleyball has a legitimate shot to maintain its elite level of play in 2017, senior year for All-Americans Ainise Havili and Kelsie Payne and for Madison Rigdon, first-team All-Big 12 selection.

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Nebraska coach Tim Miles ready for first Fieldhouse experience

Although his focus today will be on transition defense, half-court sets and trying to lead his 5-4 Huskers to an upset of the No. 3 team in the nation, Nebraska coach Tim Miles has plans to soak up the experience for all it’s worth, regardless of what plays out on the scoreboard. By Matt Tait

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Gameday Breakdown: No. 3 KU basketball vs. Nebraska

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in Saturday's 2:15 p.m. home game against former Big 12 and Big Eight foe Nebraska. By Matt Tait

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KU basketball player Carlton Bragg accused of pushing woman down stairs, pleads not guilty; won't be allowed to play

University of Kansas basketball player Carlton Bragg Jr. was arrested and charged with battery on Friday, after reportedly striking a woman and pushing her down the stairs. He pleaded not guilty later the same day.