Stories for November 15, 2018


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Logging big minutes opens up a world of possibilities for KU center Udoka Azubuike

Give Kansas junior Udoka Azubuike all the credit in the world for improving his conditioning to the point where he can play 34 minutes in a game the way he did during Monday night’s 84-68 victory over Vermont at Allen Fieldhouse. But give Vermont an assist for part of it. By Matt Tait


Matt Tait: Kansas dabbling with stronger crop of coaching candidates this time around

Let’s assume for a minute that Les Miles is not going to be the next football coach at the University of Kansas. I know, I know; radical thought, right? By Matt Tait

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Game day: No. 2 Kansas basketball vs. Louisiana

A look at some of the keys for second-ranked Kansas in tonight's home clash with Louisiana at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait

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Jayhawks look to take advantage of primetime matchup with Sooners

Kansas senior linebacker Joe Dineen has experience his fair share of early kickoffs in his career. That’s why Dineen is looking forward to playing one of his last games as a Jayhawk in front of a national audience. KU (3-7, 1-6 Big 12) is slated to take on No. 6 Oklahoma (9-1, 6-1) at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in a road conference clash that will be broadcasted on Fox.

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KU soccer set to take on UNC in Round of 32

After a thrilling double overtime win over Saint Louis, the University of Kansas women’s soccer team will look to keep things rolling in the NCAA tournament.

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Shane Jackson: With nothing to lose, Beaty should take more chances against OU

During a weekend in Vegas this past summer, I placed a $5 bet on an electronic horse racing game and somehow — much to the chagrin of the rest of the bachelor party — managed to win $150 from that short race. For the rest of the weekend, I took more chances at the roulette table, or at least as risky as a recent college grad with a pile of student debt could be. After all, I was playing with money that I didn’t deserve to have.

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Jeff Long's current football coaching search different from his previous ones

This isn’t Jeff Long’s first search for a head football coach, but the University of Kansas athletic director is dealing with a different set of circumstances this time around. By Benton Smith

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LSU announces settlement with former football coach Les Miles

LSU announced Thursday afternoon via a press release a settlement between the university and former head football coach Les Miles.