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Staying hot: Jayhawks cruise to another easy victory in Italy, 99-71 in Milan

The Kansas men’s basketball team moved to 3-0 in Italy this month with a 99-71 victory over the same Players Group team they beat 92-61 a couple of nights ago in Rome. By Matt Tait

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Tom Keegan: Kansas linebacker Keith Loneker Jr. doing name justice

As his father was dying, Kansas junior linebacker Keith Loneker Jr. took a break from summer conditioning to be with him. Upon Loneker’s return, head coach David Beaty took him aside.

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Camp notebook: No scrimmage yet, but Jayhawks going live in pads

His Kansas football team isn’t yet deep enough into August practices to have experienced a scrimmage, but head coach David Beaty gave his Jayhawks a taste of gameday-like situations Friday. In full pads for the first time at preseason camp, KU players went live during certain team periods. By Benton Smith

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Beaty: Both Bender and Stanley operating Air Raid at 'high level' thus far at camp

Six practices into Kansas football’s preseason camp, the quarterback competition remains as close as when it began in January, with the arrival of junior transfer Peyton Bender. Head coach David Beaty offered no indications of redshirt sophomore Carter Stanley or Bender taking the lead or out-playing the other at practices this week. Beaty only reveled he has enjoyed watching the pair of quarterbacks vie for the starting job. By Benton Smith

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KU notebook: Italian guard both familiar with and impressed by Jayhawks

His older brother’s status as a bona fide NBA scorer with the Denver Nuggets and now Los Angeles Clippers makes him at qualified to know what good basketball looks like. And Players Group guard Federico Gallinari believed he saw it on Saturday night. By Matt Tait

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Staying hot: Jayhawks cruise to another easy victory in Italy, 99-71 in Milan

The Kansas men’s basketball team moved to 3-0 in Italy this month with a 99-71 victory over the same Players Group team they beat 92-61 a couple of nights ago in Rome. By Matt Tait

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Smashing hit: Lee looking to improve on solid freshman season

During the spring football game in April, Kansas safety Mike Lee saw a screen pass developing in front of him around the 15-yard line and his eyes lit up. By Bobby Nightengale