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Underrated: Staff picks for most overlooked Jayhawks

The question regarding what makes an athlete underrated brings different answers from different people.

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The 12 worst scandals in college sports

Years of child sex abuse at Penn State by longtime assistant Jerry Sandusky may represent the worst scandal in the history of college sports. The NCAA is set to announce its sanctions on Monday. While it's hard to compare Sandusky's crimes, and the institutional problems described in the Louis Freeh report released on July 12, to other cases involving unacceptable benefits or point-shaving, this is a list of some of the scandals that drew massive attention prior to Penn State.

Penn State fined $60M, wins vacated from '98-11

The NCAA slammed Penn State with an unprecedented series of penalties Monday, including a $60 million fine and the loss of all coach Joe Paterno's victories from 1998-2011, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Gary Woodland moves up to 34th-place tie

Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland moved up nine more spots during the final round Sunday to tie for 34th place at the British Open.

Florida prep Chris Walker taps UF

Chris Walker, the No. 6-rated player in the recruiting Class of 2013 according to Rivals.com, on Sunday orally committed to the University of Florida. He chose Billy Donovan’s Gators over Kansas University, Louisville, Kentucky, Ohio State, Syracuse and Baylor.

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Underrated: Staff picks for most overlooked Jayhawks

The question regarding what makes an athlete underrated brings different answers from different people.