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March 26, 2018 - 3:58 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Malik Newman and top-seeded Kansas got past their Elite Eight road block on Sunday, knocking off second-seeded Duke 85-81 in overtime in a thrilling Midwest Region finale that clinched the Jayhawks' first trip to the Final Four since 2012. Newman scored all 13 of the Jayhawks'...
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Marc LaVoie
March 20, 2018 - 6:57 am
Lawrence has been through this before and once again the city and its police department are making preparations ahead of the NCAA basketball tournament's remaining games. The Kansas Jayhawks face Clemson in a Sweet 16 matchup Friday night in Omaha. A victory then would bring about a game against...
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March 09, 2018 - 6:43 am
Kansas State gets another crack at Kansas in a semifinal game at the Big 12 Championship at Sprint Center in Kansas City. The Jayhawks won both regular season matchups, 73-72 in Lawrence, 70-56 in Manhattan. The Wildcats needed overtime against Texas Christian to advance. Kansas State's Barry Brown...
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January 16, 2018 - 5:18 am
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Svi Mykhailiuk scored 17 points, including 12 over the final seven minutes, and No. 10 Kansas roared back from a big deficit to beat No. 6 West Virginia 71-66 on Monday night. Devonte Graham added 16 points and Udoka Azubuike scored 10 for the Jayhawks (15-3, 5-1 Big 12)...
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January 10, 2018 - 6:35 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Malik Newman scored a career-high 27 points, Svi Mykhailiuk added 23 and No. 12 Kansas staved off an upset bid by Iowa State, pulling away in the closing minutes for an 83-78 victory Tuesday night. Malik Newman will not be denied. Blocks a shot on one end and finishes the play...
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Marc LaVoie
October 23, 2017 - 4:52 am
Kansas City, MO - The University of Kansas' men's basketball team defeated Missouri 93-87 at Sprint Center Sunday in an exhibition game dubbed a "Showdown for Relief" that raised about $2.5 million for hurricane victims. Five years have passed since the Jayhawks and Tigers met on the hardwood,...
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Marc LaVoie
October 13, 2017 - 6:45 am
The Universities of Kansas and Missouri are considering a revival of sorts for their dormant basketball rivalry. Mizzou and KU want to play an exhibition game Oct. 22 at Kansas City's Sprint Center to raise money for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida and elsewhere in the U.S. The...
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Jim Cunningham
March 23, 2017 - 5:49 am
Sprint Center in Kansas City hosts the NCAA Men's Basketball Midwest Regional beginning Thursday evening. No. 3 Oregon takes on No. 7 Michigan beginning at 6:09 p.m. The late game has No. 1 Kansas playing No. 4 Purdue. The estimated tipoff time for the KU game is 8:39. Kansas City last hosted an...
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March 22, 2017 - 4:52 am
Basketball fans will again pour into Kansas City's Sprint Center Thursday afternoon, with the University of Kansas the featured attraction in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional Final. Big 12 Commissioner Tim Allen is organizing the weekend's events. The conference tries to pattern the Big 12...
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Marc LaVoie
March 20, 2017 - 4:12 am
Tulsa, OK - Josh Jackson scored 14 of his 23 points in the second half to help Kansas pull away late and reach the Sweet 16 for a second straight year with a 90-70 victory over Michigan State on Sunday. The victory means KU will be in Kansas City for a third round matchup with Purdue at Sprint...
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