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Afternoon

Azubuike update: Self says KU center is now a game-time decision for Thursday vs. Penn

In the 16 hours between when the Jayhawks got off the bus in Wichita on Tuesday night and opened their locker room door to the media on Wednesday, Udoka Azubuike's ailing left knee made even more progress than it already had. By Matt Tait

Night

Self: Jayhawks hoping to have Azubuike available in 'emergency' role Thursday vs. Penn

Two more days of seeing sophomore center Udoka Azubuike on the basketball court has Kansas coach Bill Self “encouraged,” but Azubuike's status for Thursday's NCAA Tournament opener against Penn remains up in the air.By Matt Tait

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Game day Breakdown: No. 1 seed Kansas vs. No. 16 seed Penn

A look at some of the keys for top-seeded Kansas in today's first-round NCAA Tournament game against No. 16 seed Penn in Wichita.By Matt Tait

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Penn aims to replicate NCAA Tournament success of Ivy League predecessors

A junior guard for 16th-seeded University of Pennsylvania, Antonio Woods and his teammates aspire to entertain the college basketball nation — those residing outside of Lawrence, Kansas, anyway — like so many Ivy League teams before them.

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Kansas-Penn not your run-of-the-mill 1-16 NCAA Tournament matchup

While the top-seeded Jayhawks are double-digit favorites in Las Vegas, and the pick to advance on 99.9 percent of brackets across America, there has been more than a little buzz this week about the fact that the Penn Quakers could be the latest 16 seed to really challenge a 1, adding intrigue to what, in years past, has been a rather uneventful game. By Matt Tait

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Tom Keegan: Polyglot power forward Silvio De Sousa focused on rebounding

Wichita — Kansas freshman forward Silvio De Sousa came to the United States for high school from the Southern Africa nation of Angola, colonized by Portugal in the 1600s.

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Azubuike update: Self says KU center is now a game-time decision for Thursday vs. Penn

In the 16 hours between when the Jayhawks got off the bus in Wichita on Tuesday night and opened their locker room door to the media on Wednesday, Udoka Azubuike's ailing left knee made even more progress than it already had. By Matt Tait

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Kansas football picks up late addition to 2018 recruiting class

D-lineman Brown 12th juco commitment for KU

March Madness isn’t just for college basketball anymore. More than a month after football’s February National Signing Day, the Kansas football program added to its 2018 recruiting class. By Benton Smith