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Saturday, February 29

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Learning from past mistakes, KU grabs 77-69 conference win over Oklahoma State

Kansas women's basketball held onto a 17-point halftime lead Saturday to defeat Oklahoma State, 77-69, at Allen Fieldhouse.

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Benton Smith: Shorthanded Jayhawks impress in crunch time against Wildcats

Manhattan — In a Kansas basketball season packed with significant road success, one of the least aesthetically captivating victories on the Jayhawks’ resume won’t get cast aside as an afterthought.

KU softball splits doubleheader in Reveille Classic

The Kansas softball team split a doubleheader on Saturday in the Reveille Classic in College State, Texas.

KU track wraps up action at Big 12 Indoor Championship

The Kansas men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped up their weekend at the 2020 Big 12 Indoor Championship at the Lied Recreation Center in Ames, Iowa, on Saturday, with the KU women finishing sixth as a team and the men placing ninth.

KU baseball splits doubleheader with Ball State

The Kansas baseball team split a Saturday doubleheader with Ball State at the First Pitch Invitational in Greenville, S.C.

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Follow the Leader: KU point guard Devon Dotson propels top-ranked Kansas to hard-fought win at K-State

Manhattan — There was no ugly ending this time between top-ranked Kansas and Kansas State, just an ugly game that came before it. By Matt Tait

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Notebook: Self believes Azubuike will be 'fine' after suffering ankle injury against KSU

Manhattan — Kansas coach Bill Self said Saturday that he expected senior center Udoka Azubuike to be “fine” following an ankle injury during Saturday’s 62-58 win over Kansas State at Bramlage Coliseum.

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Quick recap: No. 1 Kansas holds off Kansas State for 62-58 win

Manhattan — The rematch proved to be more interesting, at least from a basketball perspective. In a back-and-forth battle, No. 1 Kansas ultimately prevailed with a 62-58 win over Kansas State Saturday afternoon at Bramlage Coliseum.

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KUsports Live: No. 1 Kansas at Kansas State

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

Kansas tennis defeats Illinois, 4-2

Kansas continued its winning ways by securing a 4-2 win over Illinois on the road Friday afternoon. The win moved KU to 5-4 overall.

Friday, February 28

Dudarev captures another Big 12 title at indoor championship

University of Kansas thrower Gleb Dudarev collected his sixth career individual Big 12 title on Friday, when the senior from Belarus won the weight throw at the Big 12 Indoor Championship, in Ames, Iowa.

Jayhawks Steward, Chen set records, win Big 12 titles

Day three of the Big 12 Championships marked the third day in a row a University of Kansas swimmer set a new program record, and this time it came with an individual conference championship.

KU softball stops SE Louisiana, 6-5, in College Station, Texas

Four runs in the first inning by the Kansas softball team paved the way for a 6-5 victory over Southeast Louisiana on Friday afternoon at the Reveille Classic in College Station, Texas.

KU baseball drops 8-7 decision to Michigan State

The Kansas baseball team’s bid at a late comeback in the opening game of the First Pitch Invitational on Friday in Greenville, S.C., fell just short in an 8-7 loss to Michigan State.

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Former KU O-lineman Hakeem Adeniji performs at NFL Scouting Combine

Hakeem Adeniji had four seasons worth of starts at the University of Kansas to prove himself as a pro football prospect. Finally, on Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, the offensive lineman got to display his strength, speed and athleticism in front of dozens of NFL coaches, scouts and decision-makers all at once. By Benton Smith

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 1 Kansas at Kansas State

A look at some of the keys for top-ranked Kansas in Saturday's Sunflower Showdown matchup with Kansas State at 12:30 p.m. at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan. By Matt Tait

Thursday, February 27

KU swimmers break relay records on consecutive days at Big 12 Championships

It’s been a record-breaking kind of week for the University of Kansas swimming team in Morgantown, W.Va., site of this year’s Big 12 Championships.

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Beaty's lawyers set to subpoena Gassnola for communications with KU

Lawyers for former Kansas football coach David Beaty aim to get their hands on communications college basketball recruiting fixer T.J. Gassnola had with KU, a notice of intent to serve Gassnola with a subpoena revealed.

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Top-ranked Kansas aiming to treat Saturday clash with K-State like 'any other road game'

The goal for the top-ranked Kansas Jayhawks is to treat Saturday’s rematch with Kansas State in Manhattan like any other road game. But given the fact that the first meeting between these two teams ended with a brawl that led to suspensions for four players, the Jayhawks also know that what they will walk into Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum will be different from anything they have seen this season. By Matt Tait

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KU football schedules 3-game series with Fresno State

The Kansas football program solidified plans to add Fresno State to its nonconference schedule for multiple years — eventually.

Wednesday, February 26

KU women's basketball defeats Oklahoma in rematch with 83-80 win

Five players reached double figures, propelling the Kansas women’s basketball team to a 83-80 road win over Oklahoma on Wednesday night inside the Lloyd Noble Center.

Kansas tennis records 6-1 win over Tulsa

The Kansas women’s tennis team evened its spring dual record at 4-4 with a convincing 6-1 victory over Tulsa Tuesday afternoon at the Jayhawk Tennis Center.

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Benton Smith: Udoka Azubuike's influence on both ends makes him KU's MVP

Ranked No. 1 in the country and saddled with just three losses on the season, the Kansas men's basketball team has had plenty of things go right during the past few months. And there are three players who typically receive most of the credit for that. Each has had his stretch — or stretches — in which he has carried the team and helped make Kansas the legitimate national title contender it appears to be. And all three, when clicking at the same time, have made Kansas nearly unstoppable. So which one has been KU's most valuable player? Here are the cases for Udoka Azubuike, Devon Dotson and Marcus Garrett as KU's 2019-20 team MVP.

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Matt Tait: Marcus Garrett's versatility, poise under pressure worthy of KU's MVP honor

Ranked No. 1 in the country and saddled with just three losses on the season, the Kansas men's basketball team has had plenty of things go right during the past few months. And there are three players who typically receive most of the credit for that. Each has had his stretch — or stretches — in which he has carried the team and helped make Kansas the legitimate national title contender it appears to be. And all three, when clicking at the same time, have made Kansas nearly unstoppable. So which one has been KU's most valuable player? Here are the cases for Udoka Azubuike, Devon Dotson and Marcus Garrett as KU's 2019-20 team MVP.

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Shane Jackson: Consistent excellence makes Devon Dotson KU's MVP

Ranked No. 1 in the country and saddled with just three losses on the season, the Kansas men's basketball team has had plenty of things go right during the past few months. And there are three players who typically receive most of the credit for that. Each has had his stretch — or stretches — in which he has carried the team and helped make Kansas the legitimate national title contender it appears to be. And all three, when clicking at the same time, have made Kansas nearly unstoppable. So which one has been KU's most valuable player? Here are the cases for Udoka Azubuike, Devon Dotson and Marcus Garrett as KU's 2019-20 team MVP.

Tuesday, February 25

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Brotherly Love: KU's Udoka Azubuike drops 13th double-double amid reunion with older brother

When Kansas senior Udoka Azubuike first received the text message on Sunday afternoon, he thought it was a joke. By Matt Tait

Monday, February 24

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Azubuike joins KU’s 1,000-point club, No. 1 Kansas wallops Oklahoma State for 83-58 win

With his older brother, Chima Azuonwu, in the crowd, watching him play basketball for the first time in 10 years, Kansas senior Udoka Azubuike joined KU’s 1,000-point club during a 83-58 victory over Oklahoma State on ESPN’s Big Monday. By Matt Tait

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Notebook: Jayhawks crush Cowboys after earning No. 1 ranking in latest AP poll

Fresh off a 3-point win in Waco, Texas, on Saturday over then-No. 1 Baylor, the Kansas Jayhawks on Monday morning moved into the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press Top 25 poll. Then they went out and proved they belonged there with a 83-58 home victory over Oklahoma State at Allen Fieldhouse.

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Benton Smith: Mondays more minor than 'big' for Jayhawks this season

The words “Big Monday” used to arrive with some anticipation. At least when it came to the Kansas basketball schedule.

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KUsports Live: No. 1 Kansas vs. Oklahoma State

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 1 Kansas vs. Oklahoma State

A look at some of the keys for top-ranked Kansas in tonight's Big Monday battle with Oklahoma State at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

Sunday, February 23

KU softball wins Boerner Invitational with 3-2 victory over Rutgers

The Kansas softball team claimed the Boerner Invitational championship with its 3-2 victory over Rutgers on Sunday on Allan Saxe Softball Field.

KU baseball splits series with Charleston Southern

The Kansas baseball team (4-3) used a quality start by Eli Davis and an unstoppable offensive attack to put away Charleston Southern (2-6), 9-1, in the fourth and final game of the series at Nielsen Field at CSU Ballpark.

Saturday, February 22

KU softball sweeps UTA at Boerner Invitational

The Kansas softball team picked up a pair of wins against the same team on Saturday in the Boerner Invitational in Arlington, Texas.

KU women's basketball falls to West Virginia

In the first of back-to-back road games, the Kansas women’s basketball team was edged by West Virginia, 60-53, inside WVU Coliseum on Saturday night.

KU baseball splits doubleheader with Charleston Southern

The Kansas baseball team split Saturday's doubleheader with Charleston Southern at Nielsen Field at CSU Ballpark.

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Shane Jackson: Jayhawks become team to beat in college basketball after besting Bears

With Saturday’s win, the Jayhawks (24-3, 13-1 Big 12) have emerged as the team to beat in college basketball. And with four games remaining in the regular season, that supreme status comes at an opportune time.

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Notebook: KU-BU rematch lives up to the hype, both teams now tied for 1st in Big 12 race

Waco, Texas — In the Ferrell Center hallway, shortly after third-ranked Kansas’ 64-61 victory over No. 1 Baylor, BU Athletic Director Mack Rhoades stopped Kansas coach Bill Self to deliver a quick message.

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'He was feeling it': Udoka Azubuike, No. 3 Kansas get revenge with 64-61 win over No. 1 Baylor

Behind Azubuike’s 23 points and 19 rebounds in 36 minutes that dominated Saturday’s game, third-ranked Kansas knocked off No. 1 Baylor, 64-61, in what Kansas coach Bill Self called the best atmosphere the Jayhawks have played in this season.

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Azubuike's big night propels KU to 64-61 road win over No. 1 Baylor

In what will certainly be a decisive result in the Big 12 regular season title race, the Jayhawks held on to took care of the Bears 64-61 Saturday afternoon.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas at No. 1 Baylor

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

Friday, February 21

Kansas softball splits doubleheader to begin Boerner Invitational

The Kansas softball team split its two games to open up the Boerner Invitational on Friday. KU suffered an 8-7 loss to the University of Texas at San Antonio in game one and earning a 10-1 win over Rutgers in game two on Allan Saxe Softball Field.

Kansas baseball drops 2-1 decision to Charleston Southern

In a game where both Kansas and Charleston Southern starters pitched a complete game, the Jayhawks fell to the Buccaneers, 2-1, on Friday in the first of four games at Nielsen Field at CSU Ballpark.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas at No. 1 Baylor

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in Saturday's Big 12 showdown with No. 1 Baylor in Waco, Texas. By Matt Tait

Thursday, February 20

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Third-ranked Jayhawks well aware of what's at stake this weekend at No. 1 Baylor

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self has a checklist of things he’d like to see in Saturday’s matchup with No. 1 Baylor that are different from the 67-55 loss his team suffered at Allen Fieldhouse in mid-January. By Matt Tait

Wednesday, February 19

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Judge rules KU must turn over evidence in David Beaty lawsuit case

A U.S. District Court magistrate judge ruled Tuesday that Kansas Athletics will have to turn over evidence requested by lawyers for former Kansas football coach David Beaty, whose $3 million lawsuit against his former employer remains ongoing, more than a year after KU fired him.

Tuesday, February 18

Sonia Smagina named Big 12 Player of the Week

After defeating a ranked opponent this past weekend, Kansas sophomore Sonia Smagina has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week, the league announced Tuesday.

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Closing in on 100% healthy, Kansas point guard Devon Dotson has sights set on weekend rematch with Baylor

Roughly 30 minutes after Monday’s 91-71 victory over Iowa State had gone final, Kansas point guard Devon Dotson was asked his first question of the week about third-ranked KU’s looming matchup with No. 1 Baylor this weekend. By Matt Tait

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Jonathan Wallace hired to become KU's new RBs coach, special teams coordinator

Assistant has ties to Brent Dearmon

Less than a week after Tony Hull announced he was leaving the Jayhawks, Jonathan Wallace, a former skill player at Auburn who also previously worked with KU offensive coordinator Brent Dearmon, was hired to take over the position.

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'Grimy' still the goal, but No. 3 Kansas happy to see its offense can pick up its D

With its defense giving up more than 70 points for just the third time all season, the third-ranked Kansas Jayhawks were happy to see their offense was there to pick them up in a 91-71 win over Iowa State on Monday at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

Monday, February 17

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Notebook: Marcus Morris calls jersey retirement 'special' during ISU game

For the past couple of weeks, as he looked forward to his jersey retirement at Allen Fieldhouse, former Kansas forward Marcus Morris said he did not think the moment would hit him until it arrived.

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Offensive explosion helps No. 3 Kansas cruise past Iowa State for 91-71 win

For weeks, the Kansas defense has carried the third-ranked Jayhawks to tough wins in tough places.On Monday night, inside the cozy confines of Allen Fieldhouse, it was the KU offense that took its turn, catching fire to spark a 91-71 Kansas victory over Iowa State. Matt Tait

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Benton Smith: Marcus Morris takes deserved spot in Allen Fieldhouse rafters

No one has or will confuse Marcus Morris’ college career with Wilt Chamberlain’s or Danny Manning’s. That doesn’t mean Morris should be denied a place among the pantheon of all-time Kansas greats.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas vs. Iowa State

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas vs. Iowa State

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in tonight's Big Monday matchup with Iowa State on ESPN at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

Sunday, February 16

Kansas tennis knocks off No. 23 Washington

The Kansas women’s tennis team picked up a big 5-2 win on its home court Sunday afternoon against No. 23 Washington.

Jayhawks secure series victory at Belmont

The Kansas baseball team earned the series victory after beating Belmont, 7-6, in the finale Sunday at E.S. Rose Park. The Jayhawks (2-1) used another strong performance from their bullpen to stop a late Belmont (1-2) comeback attempt.

Saturday, February 15

KU women's basketball defeats Texas to end 7-game skid

It was fitting that the Kansas women’s basketball team ended its losing skid against Texas.

Kansas softball knocks off No. 20 James Madison to finish weekend

The Kansas softball team rounded out its St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational with a 12-2 upset victory over No. 20 James Madison and a 5-4 loss to No. 21 Northwestern in the Eddie C. Moore Complex on Saturday.

Kansas baseball earns 5-1 victory over Belmont

After not scoring in the series opener, the Kansas baseball team found its rhythm at the plate and won its first contest of the 2020 season, 5-1, over the Belmont Bruins at E.S. Rose Park.

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Benton Smith: Mature Udoka Azubuike knows when to let loose

After spending so much of Saturday’s matchup with Oklahoma dealing with two or three defenders when the ball made its way to his massive hands, Udoka Azubuike wouldn’t be bottled up physically or emotionally any longer.

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Notebook: Jayhawks happy with where they are at, still hungry for Big 12 title

There are still a couple of weeks to go in the Big 12 basketball race, but third-ranked Kansas is not basing its well-being on its position in the conference standings.

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Marcus Garrett nets 6 triples, No. 3 Kansas overwhelms Oklahoma in 87-70 win

On Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, the zone that Kansas junior Marcus Garrett has been in on defense spilled over to his offense during an 87-70 KU victory over Oklahoma. Matt Tait

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Quick recap: No. 3 Kansas rolls past Oklahoma for 87-70 win

With sophomore point guard Devon Dotson back in the mix, No. 3 Kansas had no problem taking care of business with an 87-70 win over Oklahoma on Saturday in Allen Fieldhouse.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas vs. Oklahoma

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

Friday, February 14

Kansas softball falls to 2 top-20 teams in Clearwater Elite Invitational

The Kansas softball team did not score a single run in two games against a pair of ranked opponents on Friday during the second day of the St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational at Eddie C. Moore Complex.

KU baseball falls to Belmont in season opener

On a cold opening day in Nashville, Tenn., Kansas dropped the season opener to the Belmont Bruins, 6-0, at E.S. Rose Park.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas vs. Oklahoma

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in Saturday's 11 a.m. clash with Oklahoma at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

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Marcus Morris eager to share yet another Kansas basketball moment with brother Markieff

As honored as former Jayhawk Marcus Morris is to have his No. 22 jersey retired Monday at Allen Fieldhouse, he would love nothing more than to tweak the name on the banner that will be raised into the rafters next to some of the greatest names ever to play at the University of Kansas. By Matt Tait

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Les Miles bringing in pair of new analysts for KU football staff

A former defensive coordinator at NAIA Marian University, Brock Caraboa will become KU’s defensive senior analyst, while Charles Moore, a former graduate assistant at Auburn, is joining the Jayhawks as a special teams senior analyst.

Thursday, February 13

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Senior shooter Isaiah Moss adds emotion to game to help Kansas upend West Virginia

Having known senior guard Isaiah Moss longer than anyone on the roster, Kansas point guard Devon Dotson is the Jayhawks’ resident expert on Moss’ demeanor and what makes him tick. By Matt Tait

Kansas softball suffers 8-0 loss to No. 19 Missouri

It was a familiar result for the Kansas softball team in the first game of the second weekend.

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RBs coach Tony Hull leaving KU football

After sticking around for one year as the Kansas football program transitioned from one coaching regime to another, running backs coach Tony Hull is leaving the team. By Benton Smith

Wednesday, February 12

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No. 3 Kansas rallies past No. 14 West Virginia to earn another tough road win

There still were plenty of gruesome moments in the Jayhawks’ 58-49 victory Wednesday night. But none of them came at the end, when third-ranked Kansas outscored West Virginia 19-5 over the final 9:48 to cruise to victory in what historically has been one of the hardest places for KU coach Bill Self’s teams to win. Matt Tait

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Benton Smith: Udoka Azubuike reclaims the paint just in time for KU

Morgantown, W.Va. — A shift of power in the paint Wednesday night at WVU Coliseum made a massive difference for No. 3 Kansas.

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Notebook: KU coach Bill Self announces freshman Jalen Wilson will redshirt

Morgantown, W.Va. — Just after Wednesday’s 58-49 KU victory over West Virginia, Kansas coach Bill Self announced that freshman Jalen Wilson would sit out the remainder of the 2019-20 season.

KU women's basketball falls to Texas Tech on the road

Not even a second meeting with a team it already has a win against could go in the favor of the Kansas women’s basketball team.

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Quick recap: No. 3 Kansas knocks off No. 14 West Virginia in WVU Coliseum

After trailing for much of the night, No. 3 Kansas took control in the last five-plus minutes to come away with a 58-49 victory over No. 14 West Virginia in WVU Coliseum on Wednesday.

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Les Miles expects some 2020 freshmen to take advantage of enrolling in spring

The way Les Miles envisions their futures, several freshmen on the Kansas football roster should be far ahead of schedule by the time the 2020 season arrives. Six members of the Jayhawks’ latest signing class already are enrolled, attending KU classes and getting acclimated when they could still be seniors in high school. By Benton Smith

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas at No. 14 West Virginia

Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.

Tuesday, February 11

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas at No. 14 West Virginia

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in tonight's road showdown with West Virginia at WVU Coliseum in Morgantown. By Matt Tait

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Former Brent Dearmon colleague joining KU as senior offensive analyst

One of Brent Dearmon’s former colleagues is reuniting with the Kansas football offensive coordinator and joining Les Miles’ staff at KU.

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KU would support student-athlete compensation, chancellor says at congressional hearing

At a congressional hearing on student-athlete compensation, University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas Girod said that if an opportunity arose for student-athletes to earn value from their names, images or likenesses, KU would support it.

Monday, February 10

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Former KU standout Katie McClure signs with Washington Spirit

The Washington Spirit of the National Women’s Soccer League announced Monday the signing of all five of the team’s 2020 draft picks, including former Kansas standout Katie McClure.

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Notebook: Azur Kamara snags NFL scouting combine invite, giving Jayhawks 2 representatives

For the first time since 2015, the Kansas football program will have multiple representatives at the NFL’s scouting combine. Azur Kamara, a 6-foot-4, 235-pound athlete who played outside linebacker and defensive end during his two years at KU, found out this past weekend, during the latest round of invites, that coaches and personnel decision-makers in the NFL want to have a closer look at him. By Benton Smith

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Jayhawks still No. 3 in latest AP poll

The top two teams in the Big 12 Conference held onto their spots at the top of the Associated Press men’s college basketball poll this week, with Baylor remaining No. 1 and Kansas sticking at No. 3. By Matt Tait

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Kansas to retire Marcus Morris' No. 22 jersey on Feb. 17

The Kansas men’s basketball program on Monday announced plans to retire the jersey of former KU standout Marcus Morris during a ceremony on Feb. 17, when Kansas plays Iowa State at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

Sunday, February 9

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Les Miles: KU filled needs at WR, OL, DB and DL with 2020 class

For anyone wondering why the Kansas football team’s 2020 signing class had so many receivers, allow Les Miles to explain. Actually, while recapping this past week the Jayhawks’ list of incoming freshmen, Miles was happy to share his opinion that KU filled specific needs at a few other positions, too. By Benton Smith

KU softball falls to Utah in final game of Kajikawa Classic

The Kansas softball team closed out the Kajikawa Classic with a 4-1 loss to Utah on Sunday morning at Alberta B. Farrington Softball Stadium. The loss moves KU to 1-4 overall on the year.

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Longtime Bill Self assistant Kurtis Townsend lauds boss' people skills after 700th career victory

Fort Worth, Texas — Having been a part of the last 469 victories in what is now a 700-win career for Bill Self, Kansas assistant Kurtis Townsend could only smile for his boss following the Jayhawks’ 60-46 win over TCU on Saturday. By Matt Tait

KU swim knocks off Iowa State in regular-season finale

The Kansas swimming and diving team closed out its dual meet season with a 204-111 road victory against Iowa State. The win moves the Jayhawks to 7-1 overall as it heads into the postseason.

Saturday, February 8

KU softball nets 1st win of 2020 campaign

The Kansas softball team earned its first win of the 2020 campaign.

Jayhawks lose early lead once again, as KU falls to TCU 87-74

Once again Kansas women’s basketball held an early lead. But once again, the Jayhawks let the advantage slip away, this time falling to TCU at home 87-74 Saturday night.

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Notebook: Early trip to bench leads to dominant day for Udoka Azubuike

A little more than three minutes into Saturday’s 60-46 win over TCU at Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self subbed out senior Udoka Azubuike from the game and had a little chat with him on the bench. By Matt Tait

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Benton Smith: Defensive identity the reason these Jayhawks are elite

A college basketball team isn’t supposed to go on the road and win with only two players consistently producing. But, as the Jayhawks reminded everyone yet again in a 60-46 victory at TCU on Saturday, what they do defensively makes them a such a tough out, regardless of their offensive circumstances. By Benton Smith

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Bill Self downplays victory No. 700 as Jayhawks win at TCU

Never one to gush over personal milestones, Kansas coach Bill Self picked up a pretty big one with Saturday’s 60-46 victory over TCU at Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena. The win, which moved the third-ranked Jayhawks to 20-3 on the season and 9-1 in Big 12 play, was the 700th of Self’s Hall of Fame career, making him the 32nd men’s college basketball coach to reach that mark and the second fastest to do it behind legendary coach Bobby Knight. By Matt Tait

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Quick recap: No. 3 Kansas powers past TCU for 60-46 win

KU’s first possession of the second half really told the whole story of its 60-46 win over TCU Saturday afternoon in Schollmaier Arena.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas at TCU

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Friday, February 7

KU softball suffers 2 losses to begin 2020 campaign

Kansas softball began the 2020 campaign with two losses in as many games on Friday at Alberta B. Farrington Softball Stadium in Tempe, Ariz.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas at TCU

At the midway point of Big 12 play, the Jayhawks have handled their business away from Allen Fieldhouse. With road wins at Iowa State, Oklahoma, Texas and Oklahoma State in January, they did their best to keep up with league-leading and now No. 1-ranked Baylor by winning on their opponents’ home courts every chance they got. By Benton Smith

Thursday, February 6

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KU's Bill Self on the cusp of career win No. 700

Devon Dotson’s latest interview session with the media proved eye-opening on Thursday, when the Kansas sophomore point guard fielded a question about his head coach. It was in that moment Dotson learned the Jayhawks’ next victory will give Bill Self 700 career wins. By Benton Smith

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Les Miles thinks KU addressed most of its needs in 2020 signing class

With the Kansas football team’s 2020 signing class finally complete, head coach Les Miles looked at the long list of high school players he and his assistants spent the past year recruiting and didn’t mind sharing his sense of satisfaction. “This has been,” Miles said during a Thursday press conference, while knocking his fist on the wooden lectern in front of him, “the kind of class that we needed.” By Benton Smith

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Self: Looking ‘less and less’ like Wilson will return to lineup

Bill Self didn’t want to completely rule out a possible return to action for injured freshman Jalen Wilson, but as of Thursday the Kansas basketball coach considered that scenario unlikely at best.

Wednesday, February 5

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KU women's basketball suffers lopsided loss at No. 2 Baylor

The Kansas women’s basketball team never really had a shot.

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In Beaty's last season, KU football's ticket revenue hit lowest point in at least 12 years, data shows

In the last season under head coach David Beaty, the University of Kansas football team posted the lowest revenue from ticket sales the team had seen in at least 12 years.

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Notebook: Azubuike and Dotson land on Wooden watch list

Two of the Jayhawks most responsible for No. 3 Kansas maintaining its place throughout the season as one of the best teams in the country, both Udoka Azubuike and Devon Dotson made the John R. Wooden Award late season watch list.

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KU freshman Tristan Enaruna vying to make minutes ‘worth it’

Although his playing time and numbers have remained low, Kansas freshman Tristan Enaruna continues to hold himself to a high standard each time he steps on the court. By Matt Tait

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Jayhawks add CBs Dotson and Bryant, DE Anokwuru to 2020 class on National Signing Day

Bryant signs with KU days after decommitting

For a little while, National Signing Day proved relatively uneventful for Les Miles and the Kansas football coaches Wednesday morning, as the program’s committed 2020 recruits, as planned, validated their pledges with their signatures. But by midday the Jayhawks officially added two new members to the class, too, as cornerback Ra’Mello Dotson and defensive end Clinton Anokwuru signed. By Benton Smith

Tuesday, February 4

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Jayhawks have just a few spots to fill for 2020 on National Signing Day

With most of their 2020 recruiting class sorted out in December, Kansas football head coach Les Miles and his assistants just have a few loose ends to tie up on Wednesday for National Signing Day. The Jayhawks could add somewhere around four to six new additions to fill out the class, after announcing the signing of 19 high school seniors during the early signing period. By Benton Smith

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Kansas WRs Quan Hampton, Evan Fairs enter transfer portal

Two more Kansas football skill players have entered the NCAA’s transfer portal. A day after running back Dom Williams announced his decision to play out the remainder of his college career elsewhere, 247Sports reported KU receivers Quan Hampton and Evan Fairs also have put their names in the portal.

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KU big man Udoka Azubuike focused more on impact than numbers

For a player the size of Kansas center Udoka Azubuike, being subtle is not something that comes naturally on the basketball court. However, slowly but surely throughout his KU career, that’s exactly how the 7-foot, 265-pound senior has started to understand his place in the game and on the floor. By Matt Tait

Monday, February 3

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No. 3 Kansas wins battle of big men with 69-58 victory over Texas

The story of the game between third-ranked Kansas and visiting Texas on the aptly named Big Monday at Allen Fieldhouse was the battle of the big men. Matt Tait

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Benton Smith: 'Timid' no more, Christian Braun much more valuable in UT rematch

It was barely more than two weeks ago that Christian Braun couldn’t stay on the floor against the athletic, long arms and legs of the Texas Longhorns. What a difference a couple of weeks makes.

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Notebook: Hudy returns to Allen Fieldhouse, Dotson named Big 12 player of the week for third time

Although Monday’s 69-58 Kansas victory over Texas marked KU’s ninth consecutive win over the Longhorns inside Allen Fieldhouse, this particular game had a much different feel than the others.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas vs. Texas

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RB Dom Williams leaving KU football, entering transfer portal

After three seasons in the Kansas football program, running back Dom Williams announced Monday he plans to finish his college career elsewhere. The 5-foot-10 rusher from McKinney, Texas, took to Twitter to let people know he’s entering his name into the NCAA’s transfer portal.

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas vs. Texas

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in tonight's Big Monday battle with Shaka Smart's Texas Longhorns at Allen Fieldhouse.By Matt Tait

Sunday, February 2

KU tennis falls to No. 8 NC State, 6-1

The Kansas women’s tennis team (2-4) dropped a 6-1 decision to No. 8 North Carolina State (9-1) Sunday morning at the J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center.

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Les Miles names Joshua Eargle new TEs coach and recruiting coordinator

When Jeff Hecklinski left the Kansas football staff to become the offensive coordinator at San Diego State, head coach Les Miles decided to promote the departing assistant’s replacement from within.

Despite 22-point lead at halftime, KU stumbles to 94-82 overtime loss to Oklahoma

Despite leading by 22 points at halftime, Kansas women’s basketball faltered down the stretch in an overtime 94-82 loss to Oklahoma on Sunday afternoon.

Saturday, February 1

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Notebook: David McCormack apologizes for role in brawl after returning from 2-game suspension

Kansas sophomore David McCormack made a meaningful impact in his return to the floor on Saturday, after serving a two-game suspension for his role in the recent brawl between KU and Kansas State. By Matt Tait

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Benton Smith: Jayhawks fortunate to win on off day for Udoka Azubuike

Every head coach who is about to lead his players up against the Kansas basketball team this season builds a game plan around trying to stop the Jayhawks’ senior center, Udoka Azubuike. By Benton Smith

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Dynamic Devon: Dotson helps No. 3 Kansas thwart Texas Tech's late surge in 78-75 win

Texas Tech coach Chris Beard thought he was stuck in a time warp while watching KU sophomore Devon Dotson continually thwart every Red Raider run during third-ranked Kansas’ 78-75 win on Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

KU tennis suffers 7-0 loss to Wake Forest

The Kansas women’s tennis team was shutout on the road, 7-0, by Wake Forest on Friday afternoon at the Wake Forest Tennis Center. The Jayhawks fall to 2-3 on the year, while Wake Forest improves to 4-1.

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Quick recap: No. 3 Kansas holds off Texas Tech for 78-75 win

In a blink of an eye, No. 3 Kansas shut the door on any potential upset bid by Texas Tech. A sequence in the second half helped KU hold off Texas Tech for a 78-75 win on Saturday in Allen Fieldhouse.

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KUsports Live: No. 3 Kansas vs. Texas Tech

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Game Day Breakdown - No. 3 Kansas vs. Texas Tech

A look at some of the keys for third-ranked Kansas in today's home battle with Chris Beard's Texas Tech squad at 3 p.m. at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait