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KU coach Bill Self indicates Billy Preston situation nearing resolution

In what has become fairly routine for the Kansas basketball program during the past month, KU coach Bill Self on Monday offered up the latest on the status of withheld freshman forward Billy Preston and used the words, “relatively near future,” in doing so. By Matt Tait

Tom Keegan: Lagerald Vick's game and confidence steadily growing

If the Big 12 had a most improved basketball player award, Kansas junior Lagerald Vick would be nominated for the second consecutive year.

Kopatich nets career-high 26 points to lead KU past Arkansas

Kansas junior Kylee Kopatich scored a career-high 26 points to power the Kansas women's basketball team past Arkansas, 71-60, on Sunday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge at Allen Fieldhouse. Christalah Lyons and Tyler Johnson joined Kopatich in double figures with 15 and 10 points, respectively, to help the Jayhawks improve to 7-0.

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Tom Keegan: Svi the senior playing Self defense

Knowing precisely what’s highlighted with a yellow marker in a scouting report doesn’t always require reading it. Sometimes all you have to do is watch what happens after a player checks into the game.

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KU coach Bill Self indicates Billy Preston situation nearing resolution

In what has become fairly routine for the Kansas basketball program during the past month, KU coach Bill Self on Monday offered up the latest on the status of withheld freshman forward Billy Preston and used the words, “relatively near future,” in doing so. By Matt Tait

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Juco D-lineman backs off KU commitment, intends to sign with Ohio

The Kansas football team’s Class of 2018 commitment list is one name shorter after a junior college defensive lineman this past weekend declared his intentions to play elsewhere. Zach Burks, a sophomore defensive tackle at Coffeyville Community College, announced through his Twitter profile after making an official visit to Ohio University that he had committed to the Bobcats. By Benton Smith

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KU to create neighborhood committee for football practice facility design process

A neighborhood group will be formed to provide input on the design of the new indoor practice facility for the University of Kansas football team.