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Brandon Rush's career at KU

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Rush hushes Hilton

Great late, Kansas silences Cyclones in OT

Standing at center-court, Brandon Rush held an open hand to his right ear, his eyes scanning a suddenly silent Iowa State cheering section. Rush's point in mimicking wrestling star Hulk Hogan's signature gesture?

Rush wills KU to 68-64 road win in OT

Wright, who had struggled all afternoon, made one of two to again make it a four-point game. Taylor missed a three with time expiring, giving KU the 68-64 win. KU had four players in double figures, led by Sasha Kaun with 13. Brandon Rush had 12, Mario Chalmers 11 and Sherron Collins 10. ISU's Mike Taylor led all scorers with 21, but was shut down late with Brandon Rush guarding him. KU, now 15-2 overall and 2-0 in the Big 12, return home to face Missouri Monday night at 8 p.m.

6Sports video: Brandon Rush breaks loose in huge KU victory

The knock on Brandon Rush this season has been his lack of aggressiveness on the offensive end of the court. That was not an issue last night during KU's 87-57 beat-down of Oklahoma State.

KU's Rush strives to end cold streak

Brandon Rush started to feel the heat Oct. 11 when he and Kansas University basketball teammate Julian Wright were named co-Big 12 preseason players of the year. "I think it adds a lot more pressure. People expect so much from us and being ranked so high as a team, too," Rush said at the time.

Keegan: Rush's struggles continue

It can be argued that the Sports Illustrated jinx had nothing to do with Kansas University's loss to Oral Roberts. A case can't be made that Saturday afternoon's ugly loss to DePaul had nothing to do with the sophomore slump.

Keegan: Defense Rush's strength

Ink-stained arms. Wanted to go straight to the pros. Never stayed at one high school for long. Came out of a prep school known far more for its basketball program than its academics.

Rush key to KU's attack

Soph scores, defends and dishes assists against Lumberjacks

Brandon Rush, who scored 22 total points in a pair of exhibition games against NCAA Div. II competition, didn't come out looking for his shot in Kansas University's regular-season opener Saturday night.

Keegan: Dismissal saddens Rush

On the day he learned he was named first-team preseason All-American, Kansas University sophomore forward Brandon Rush learned his friend had been booted from the team, this time for good. As usual, Rush was honest in assessing the situation Tuesday night after a 90-55 exhibition victory over Emporia State.

Rush tapped All-American

Tyler Hansbrough of North Carolina led a preseason All-America team of underclassmen.

Rush driven by last year's finish

Loss to Bradley in NCAAs, late struggles prompted return

The rumor mills had him slotted him on NBA Draft boards, but guard Brandon Rush formed his own contrasting notion as he sat in the Palace of Auburn Hills locker room following Kansas University's shocking NCAA Tournament first-round exit. "Right after the Bradley game, I knew I was going to come back," Rush said. "It wasn't a close decision."

Rush ready to elevate his game

Self has realistic expectations regarding sophomore's hoop future

Attention, Kansas University basketball fans. Enjoy Brandon Rush's long-range marksmanship and his deft acrobatics through the lane, because this year may serve as the sophomore's last at KU.

Dynamic duo

Jayhawks Rush, Wright co-players of year

In studying Kansas University's star-studded men's basketball roster, Big 12 Conference coaches simply couldn't decide which player was best.

Rush scores passing grade

New machine likes KU player's shooting stroke during camp workout

The eyes of 700 basketball campers were fixed on Brandon Rush as he flipped in shot after shot from the free-throw line Monday afternoon at Horejsi Center.

Rush didn't agonize over NBA

Brandon Rush didn't lounge around his Jayhawker Towers apartment Saturday night watching the clock while debating whether to enter his name in the NBA Draft at the last minute.

Rush again says he'll be back

For the third time since Kansas University's upset loss to Bradley last month, freshman Brandon Rush again said he will return to Lawrence for his sophomore season.