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Perry Ellis produces on, off court

Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis was named first-team All-Big 12 on Sunday by league coaches and picked up the same distinction Monday from the Associated Press. But there is much more to the Wichita native, who values giving back off the court in his spare time. By Gary Bedore

Bonnie Henrickson out as KU women's basketball coach

After enduring season after season of mostly sub-par play in the ultra-competitive Big 12 Conference, Kansas University athletic director Sheahon Zenger decided enough was enough and on Monday morning fired women's basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson. By Matt Tait

Squeezed out for player of the year, Perry Ellis earns first-team All-Big 12 selection

Three other Jayhawks honored by Big 12 coaches

Not playing in the final game and a half might have hurt Perry Ellis' chances for Big 12 player of the year. But the Kansas University junior did land on the all-Big 12 first team, voted on by the coaches and released by the conference on Sunday.

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Wayne Selden Jr. trying to re-gain rhythm after ankle sprain

Wayne Selden, Jr. might not be back to full speed quite yet, but Kansas University’s starting sophomore shooting guard said Monday he’s getting closer.

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KU won't count on Cliff Alexander returning

Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self said he’s not counting on freshman big man Cliff Alexander playing the rest of the season.

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Brannen Greene to return for Big 12 Tournament

Kansas University sophomore wing Brannen Greene, who was suspended for Saturday’s KU-Oklahoma game for irresponsible behavior, “should play,” in the Big 12 tournament, KU basketball coach Bill Self said.

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Perry Ellis will wear 'precautionary' knee brace rest of season

Forward expected to be near 100 percent by start of NCAAs

Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis will wear a knee brace in practice and games the rest of the season to protect his sprained right knee, coach Bill Self said Monday.

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Perry Ellis produces on, off court

Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis was named first-team All-Big 12 on Sunday by league coaches and picked up the same distinction Monday from the Associated Press. But there is much more to the Wichita native, who values giving back off the court in his spare time. By Gary Bedore

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Bonnie Henrickson out as KU women's basketball coach

After enduring season after season of mostly sub-par play in the ultra-competitive Big 12 Conference, Kansas University athletic director Sheahon Zenger decided enough was enough and on Monday morning fired women's basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson. By Matt Tait

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Self named AP Big 12 coach of the year

One day after learning that the coaches had pegged West Virginia's Bob Huggins as the Big 12 coach of the year, Kansas University coach Bill Self learned during Monday morning's Big 12 coaches teleconference that he had earned the award from the Associated Press.

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Bill Self comments on being named coach of year, upcoming tourney

Jayhawk coach speaks on today's Big 12 teleconference

Bill Self was surprised on the Big 12 conference call today when told he was the league's AP coach of the year.

Utah upends KU baseball

Four Kansas University pitchers surrendered a combined 14 hits, and the Jayhawks fell to Utah, 8-4, in college baseball Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark.

KU softball thumps Mocs

Daniella Chavez hit her third grand slam of the season, and Kansas University atoned for a shutout loss to Chattanooga on Saturday with an 11-3 rout of the Mocs in the title game Sunday of the Stetson Classic.

Column: RIP RPI; long live TVM

The RPI, which some in college basketball like to use as an indication of a team or league’s strength, stands for Really Poor Indicator. By Tom Keegan

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 8, 2015

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 8, 2015