Stories for February 23, 2014


Lead stories


Column: Defensive decapitation keys Jayhawks' thumping of Texas

Statisticians have a number for everything else, so why not decapitation execution? Translation: Stop the opposing point guard’s dribble before he gets anywhere near the paint. Cut off the head and the body dies. By Tom Keegan


How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Feb. 22

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Saturday, Feb. 22.

Kentucky sweeps KU tennis, 4-0

Kansas University suffered its first tennis loss of the season, 4-0, to Kentucky on Saturday.

Hanna cards 71 again for KU men's golf

Kansas University’s Chase Hanna shot a second-straight 1-under-71 to lead the KU men’s golf team on Saturday in the second round of the Desert Intercollegiate.

KU track teams tune up in Indiana

The Kansas University women’s distance medley relay team ran the third-fastest time in school history as KU track and field athletes competed on Saturday at the Alex Wilson Invitational.

KU baseball rallies to win, 9-8

Ka’iana Eldredge and Blair Beck had back-to-back clutch hits late to propel Kansas University’s baseball team to a come-from-behind victory over Milwaukee, 9-8, on Saturday at the Snowbird Classic.

Pille throws no-hitter as KU softball splits

Kansas University junior pitcher Alicia Pille recorded the first no-hitter of her career as the Jayhawks split a pair of games on Saturday at the Jackson State softball tournament.