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Ochai Agbaji's career-high 26 points lead No. 11 Kansas past No. 25 Oklahoma and into Big 12 semis

11th-ranked Kansas held Oklahoma to 15 first-half points and got a career-high 26 from junior guard Ochai Agbaji to knock off the 25th-ranked Sooners, 69-62, in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament at T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, Mo. By Matt Tait

A few early names to watch in KU's search for a new athletic director

It's been a whirlwind couple of days at the University of Kansas, which finds itself looking for both a new head football coach and new athletic director after this week's departures of Les Miles and Jeff Long. Here's a quick look at a few names that KU Chancellor Douglas Girod, with help from a group of notable alumni, might consider to fill the AD job. By Matt Tait

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KU's late surge comes up short vs. TCU at Big 12 women's basketball tournament

A furious fourth-quarter rally from the Kansas women’s basketball team couldn’t completely erase TCU’s lead Thursday night in the opening round of the Big 12 tournament.

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Notebook: KU freshman Bryce Thompson gets the start to matchup with OU's smaller lineup

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self had a simple plan for how he would fill the fifth spot in KU’s starting lineup for Thursday’s 69-62 victory over No. 25 Oklahoma at T-Mobile Center. By Matt Tait

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Ochai Agbaji's career-high 26 points lead No. 11 Kansas past No. 25 Oklahoma and into Big 12 semis

11th-ranked Kansas held Oklahoma to 15 first-half points and got a career-high 26 from junior guard Ochai Agbaji to knock off the 25th-ranked Sooners, 69-62, in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament at T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, Mo. By Matt Tait

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KU names Emmett Jones the Jayhawks' interim football coach

At least some of the uncertainty surrounding the Kansas football program’s future dissipated Thursday, as Emmett Jones was named the Jayhawks’ interim head coach.

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Kansas advances at Big 12 tournament with 69-62 win over OU

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

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3 potential candidates with rising stock since KU football's last coaching search

There are some intriguing potential candidates with college head coaching experience whose stock has risen in the two-plus years since KU brought in Les Miles in its latest rebuild attempt.

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Schneider hoping for consistency out of KU at Big 12 tournament

Ahead of his team’s trip to the Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Kansas women’s basketball coach Brandon Schneider had one specific, yet wide-ranging, word in mind when asked about areas where he would like to see his team improve.