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Tom Keegan: Epic Big 12 showdown one for the ages

No. 1 vs. No. 2. Three overtimes. As loud a crowd as Dick Vitale ever has heard. No. 1 Kansas won the game, 109-106. Oklahoma was the opponent. There was no loser, least of all those lucky enough to witness it, lending rock-concert volume to the instant classic.

Unbelievable: No. 1 Kansas outlasts No. 2 Oklahoma in triple OT

Buddy Hield’s last-gasp three-point shot missed and finally, after three overtimes, Kansas University’s No 1-ranked basketball team had won a game of the ages, a 109-106, thriller over No. 2 Oklahoma in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore

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How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 5, 2016

Here's a look at how former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 5, 2016.

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Tom Keegan: Ellis has much more to give

It’s not often that the word potential is used in discussions of one of the most experienced players in college basketball, but it fits in the case of Kansas University senior Perry Ellis. His first-half scoring binge during Monday’s 109-106, triple-overtime victory over Oklahoma hinted that the best performances of his standout career are on deck. By Tom Kegan

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Kansas-Baylor women at a glance

When: 7 p.m. today Where: Allen Fieldhouse Who: Baylor Series: Baylor leads, 23-8

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More game notes from the KU-Oklahoma thriller

Here are some notes from KU's triple overtime win over OU on Monday.

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Unbelievable: No. 1 Kansas outlasts No. 2 Oklahoma in triple OT

Buddy Hield’s last-gasp three-point shot missed and finally, after three overtimes, Kansas University’s No 1-ranked basketball team had won a game of the ages, a 109-106, thriller over No. 2 Oklahoma in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore

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Notebook: Bunch of firsts set stage for KU's triple-OT win over Oklahoma

KU's Big Monday victory over Oklahoma featured a couple of teams enjoying a bunch of firsts. By Gary Bedore

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Jayhawks thrilled to be back on top of AP poll

A little less than 12 hours before knocking off No. 2 Oklahoma, 109-106 in triple-overtime, Kansas University’s basketball team busted a bit of a drought on Monday, ascending to the top spot in the Associated Press poll for the first time since February of 2011. By Gary Bedore

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Buddy Hield scores 46 for OU in losing effort

Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield turned in a performance for the ages during the second-ranked Sooners' 109-106, triple-overtime loss to top-ranked Kansas on Monday night. But it was one mistake at the end of the game that will stick with the senior from the Bahamas for a long time. By Matt Tait

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Tom Keegan: Epic Big 12 showdown one for the ages

No. 1 vs. No. 2. Three overtimes. As loud a crowd as Dick Vitale ever has heard. No. 1 Kansas won the game, 109-106. Oklahoma was the opponent. There was no loser, least of all those lucky enough to witness it, lending rock-concert volume to the instant classic.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 4, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 4, 2016