Stories for December 18, 2014


Lead stories


Column: Alexander candidate for huge progress at break

That stretch between semesters is improvement time for college basketball squads across America because restrictions on practice time are when student-athletes take a hiatus from the first half of their titles and focus on making their games better.

Self sees Ellis as Kansas’ go-to guy in clutch

Bill Self knows which player to call on when Kansas University’s basketball team desperately needs a basket.

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Beaty dispenses recruiting credit to staff

Newly hired Kansas University football coach David Beaty has received a lot of praise for his early run of success on the recruiting trail that landed eight mid-year junior-college transfers on Wednesday.

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Jayhawks take annual Christmas shopping trip

Weighed down while wearing a boot on his right foot, Kansas University freshman Devonté Graham whizzed through the Iowa Street Wal-Mart on a motorized shopping cart Thursday night.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Dec. 17, 2014

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014.