Stories for February 10, 2014


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’Cats fondly recall ’08 win over KU

Kansas State freshman basketball standout Marcus Foster has studied the picture of Michael Beasley dancing on the Bramlage Coliseum scorer’s table after the Wildcats’ 2008 home victory over rival Kansas University. By Gary Bedore

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Column: Savvy Wildcats survive furious Kansas rally

Down nine points Monday night in Bramlage Coliseum, 19 fewer seconds remained than when the Kansas University basketball program faced the same deficit and staged its greatest comeback ever in San Antonio six years ago. In a remarkable flurry spurred by reserve Brannen Greene, KU forced an overtime again, but lost this time, 83-79. By Tom Keegan

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Feb. 10

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Monday, Feb. 10.

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Wildcats beat Kansas for first time since 2011

The last time former Kansas State Wildcat Jordan Henriquez felt this much joy inside Bramlage Coliseum was Valentine's Day 2011, when his KSU team knocked off Kansas University for the lone victory of his career against the Jayhawks. The big man was courtside Monday for the Wildcats' first win over the Jayhawks since then. By Matt Tait

Bill Self weighs in on hot button sports topics

During Monday's Big 12 media teleconference, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self was asked about interactions between fans and players, as well as Missouri football star Michael Sam announcing he is gay. By Gary Bedore

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Charlie Weis shifts responsibilities on KU coaching staff

An adjustment has been made in staff responsibilities within the Kansas football program, effective immediately. Rob Ianello will move to a new position as Director of Research. Reggie Mitchell will add the title of Recruiting Coordinator. Head coach Charlie Weis will take over the wide receiver position.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Feb. 9

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Sunday, Feb. 9.

KU softball takes 1-0 victory

Kansas University sophomore Kelsey Kessler threw a complete-game four-hitter and struck out a KU-record and career-best 15 in a 1-0 Kansas University softball victory over Chattanooga on Sunday in the UCF Knights Invitational.