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Power forward Silvio De Sousa officially cleared to join the Jayhawks

The Kansas men's basketball team officially has a new big man. By Matt Tait

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Balanced beat down: Jayhawks' stellar offense, defense in first half lead to easy win vs. Stanford

The first half of 14th-ranked Kansas' 75-54 victory over Stanford at Golden 1 Center, home of the NBA's Sacramento Kings, provided KU coach Bill Self one of those rare moments where he actually could be pleased with both his team's offense and defense. By Matt Tait

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Power forward Silvio De Sousa officially cleared to join the Jayhawks

The Kansas men's basketball team officially has a new big man. By Matt Tait

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RB 'Pooka' Williams signs with Kansas football, instead of LSU or Nebraska

The first player from the Class of 2018 to commit to the University of Kansas, running back Anthony “Pooka” Williams took a couple extra days in the December early signing period to contemplate making that choice official before resolving to stick with his initial decision and sign with KU. By Benton Smith

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The latest on De Sousa, Preston: Still no news, but still getting closer

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self moments after Thursday's 75-54 victory over Stanford at Golden 1 Center said there was no change in the status of Class of 2018 big man Silvio De Sousa on Thursday. However, Self did provide a couple of snippets of new information in the 6-foot-9, 245-pound power forward's quest to join the Jayhawks in time for the upcoming second semester. By Matt Tait

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Balanced beat down: Jayhawks' stellar offense, defense in first half lead to easy win vs. Stanford

The first half of 14th-ranked Kansas' 75-54 victory over Stanford at Golden 1 Center, home of the NBA's Sacramento Kings, provided KU coach Bill Self one of those rare moments where he actually could be pleased with both his team's offense and defense. By Matt Tait

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Tom Keegan: Front-court additions needed to make Big 12 throne seem secure for Kansas

It’s tough to forecast KU’s chances of pushing its Big 12 title streak to 14 seasons until a final verdict arrives on potential front-line additions Billy Preston and Silvio De Sousa. By Tom Keegan

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Notebook: Jayhawks heading home for holidays

When the 14th-ranked Kansas Jayhawks left California late Thursday night following their final game before the start of Big 12 play against Stanford, they did so knowing two things about their immediate future. First, with Christmas just three days away and school and basketball grinding to a momentary halt, they get the next few days to kick back, relax and celebrate the holiday season with friends and family. Second, their down time will not last long. By Matt Tait