Stories for June 19, 2012


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KU announces addition of Milton Doyle to basketball team

Chicago Marshall High guard enrolled in summer school

Milton Doyle has officially joined KU's basketball team.

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KU men's basketball team records 6th straight perfect APR score

The Kansas University men’s basketball team may be riding an unprecedented streak of eight straight Big 12 Conference championships, but that’s not the only streak that has school officials smiling. Tuesday morning, KU released the results of the most recent Academic Progress Rate numbers from the 2010-11 academic year and they revealed that head coach Bill Self’s squad had delivered a perfect APR score of 1,000 for the sixth straight year.

Bill Self to participate in All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game

KU coach chooses jersey number '08' for contest at Kauffman Stadium

KU basketball coach Bill Self will play in a celebrity softball game on July 8 at Kauffman Stadium.

Aqib Talib charges dismissed

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reported Monday that the case against former Kansas University cornerback Aqib Talib had been dropped.

Mario Chalmers big plus for Heat

In general, new-fangled sports statistics rank right down there with sore throats, airplane seats next to compulsive talkers, extremely deliberate amblers negotiating crosswalks, golfers who take more than one practice swing, snakes, spiders and litterbugs.