Stories for December 9, 2021


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Notebook: 8th-ranked Jayhawks finally able to turn attention to upcoming clash with Mizzou

Moments after scoring 20 points in a blowout win over UTEP at T-Mobile Center on Tuesday night, Kansas junior Christian Braun painted a crystal-clear picture of how quickly the Jayhawks had moved on from UTEP to Saturday’s looming showdown with Missouri. By Matt Tait

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Kenny Logan Jr. KU football's lone representative on AP All-Big 12 teams

Just one Kansas football player — Kenny Logan Jr. — made the Associated Press All-Big 12 team this year.

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Passage of time the biggest reason KU is set to renew its rivalry with Missouri on Saturday

With the first official basketball game against Missouri in more than 3,500 days now just hours away, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self was asked on Thursday why the game is finally being played again. His answer was short and sweet. “Time’s passed," he said. By Matt Tait

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Missing Mizzou? How Kansas basketball fans coped with the absence of their border rivals during the past 9 years

The best way many Kansas fans have been able to describe what was missing with Missouri out of their lives for the past nine years was to compare the relationship between the two bitter rivals to that of siblings. By Matt Tait

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KU volleyball's NCAA Tournament run ends in Sweet 16 at No. 3 Pitt

A hot start proved to be brief and ultimately unsustainable Thursday for a Kansas volleyball team trying to upset the NCAA Tournament’s No. 3 overall seed, Pitt, on the road.