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Bear trap: Second-half surge helps KU women stun Baylor

In desperate need of a victory that could turn around its season, Kansas University’s women’s basketball team might have earned just that Sunday afternoon, upsetting No. 7 Baylor, 76-60, at Allen Fieldhouse. By Benton Smith

Column: Bench pushes Kansas to victory over Oklahoma State

Andrew Wiggins and Perry Ellis, the Kansas University basketball team’s two leading scorers, warmed the bench more than the nets in Saturday afternoon’s 80-78 survival victory against Oklahoma State in Allen Fieldhouse. With good reason, Self showed a great deal of confidence in his bench. By Tom Keegan

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Road no easier for slumping BU

Baylor’s No. 12-ranked basketball team, which figures to sink in the AP poll after losses to Texas Tech and Oklahoma last week, today travels to a place not conducive to slump-busting. By Gary Bedore

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Column: Past is prologue for KU, Naadir Tharpe

It’s always better to look ahead, as in all the way ahead to the Baylor game tonight in Allen Fieldhouse, where Naadir Tharpe will have an opportunity to show again how much progress since the beginning of the season he has made in attacking a zone defense. By Tom Keegan

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Bear trap: Second-half surge helps KU women stun Baylor

In desperate need of a victory that could turn around its season, Kansas University’s women’s basketball team might have earned just that Sunday afternoon, upsetting No. 7 Baylor, 76-60, at Allen Fieldhouse. By Benton Smith

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Two from Class of 2014 pick KU football after weekend visits

The presence of Aaron Rodgers and a big-time college basketball victory proved to be beneficial for the Kansas University football program, which landed a pair of commitments on Sunday. Dallas wide receiver Derrick Neal, of Lincoln High, and Hartnell Community College defensive end Kapil Fletcher both orally committed to join the Jayhawks on Sunday after enjoying official visits to campus over the weekend.

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Kansas women upset No. 7 Baylor

Chelsea Gardner scores 28 to lead KU back to .500

In desperate need of a victory that could turn around its season, Kansas University's women's basketball team might have earned just that Sunday afternoon, upsetting No. 7 Baylor, 76-60, at Allen Fieldhouse. By Benton Smith

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 18

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Saturday, Jan. 18.

KU tennis sweeps doubles at Purdue

The Kansas University women’s tennis team swept its doubles matches against Miami of Ohio and split its six singles matches against Louisville, Saturday at the Purdue Invitational.

Dixon, Vollmer lead KU track

Kansas University’s Diamond Dixon and Lindsay Vollmer each earned a pair of victories for the KU women’s track and field team Saturday on the second and final day of the Holiday Inn Invitational.

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Kansas RB James Sims helps all-star team to win

Kansas University running back James Sims totaled 63 yards for the National Team in a 31-17 victory at the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Saturday at StubHub Center.

Source: Nets to send Taylor to Pelicans

The Brooklyn Nets acquired guard Marquis Teague from Chicago for Toko Shengalia on Saturday and also sent guard Tyshawn Taylor to New Orleans in a separate move, a person with knowledge of the deals said.