Stories for February 4, 2018


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Tom Keegan: Sluggish start removes sizzle of home-court advantage

Kansas looked more foggy than Phoggy from the start Saturday in trying and failing to stave off a 21st-century first. By Tom Keegan

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Tom Keegan: Super Sunday for KU golfers Gary Woodland, Chris Thompson

The best round of his Tour season behind him, Chris Thompson returned to his hotel room in Panama City, Panama and shifted from competitor to TV spectator with a strong rooting interest.

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Texas prep QB Locklin commits to KU football

Less than 72 hours before Wednesday’s National Signing Day, the Kansas football program picked up a new commitment for its 2018 recruiting class Sunday night. A dual-threat high school quarterback from Rockdale, Texas, Torry Locklin announced his intentions to join the Jayhawks via Twitter. By Benton Smith

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Gary Woodland defeats Chez Reavie in playoff to win Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Gary Woodland was surprised to see infant son Jaxson with wife Gabby late Sunday afternoon at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

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Jayhawks still searching for home-court advantage

The goal coming into Saturday's 84-79 home loss to Oklahoma State was for the Kansas men's basketball team to find a way to bring back to Allen Fieldhouse the same kind of energy, effort and focus that had staked them to a 4-1 start on the road during Big 12 play. It didn't happen. By Matt Tait