Kansas mens basketball

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Ted "The Sports Head"
April 10, 2019 - 10:23 am
In NBA basketball, the Toronto Raptors finished their regular season with a 120-100 win at the Minnesota Timberwolves. In the starting lineup for the Raptors was former Wichita State point guard Fred VanVleet, who had 16 points and four assists. VanVleet is averaging 16 points per game in his last...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
January 07, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Coming off a loss at now nationally-ranked Iowa State, the Kansas men's basketball team didn't fall too far in this week's polls. In the Associated Press poll, KU (12-2) dropped only two spots, from #5 to #7. The A.P. Poll ranks Duke (12-1) as its #1 team. In the USA Today Coaches Poll, the...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
November 12, 2018 - 2:31 pm
Despite a 1-0 record with a win over a Top 10 team, Kansas did not retain the #1 ranking in the nation this week in the Associated Press Top 25 men's basketball poll. Duke changed everything about who AP Top 25 voters considered to be the nation's best team with a single dominating performance...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
November 06, 2018 - 2:16 pm
It's the season opener for the Kansas men's basketball team, as the Jayhawks face Michigan State at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday in the 8th annual State Farm Champions Classic in Indianapolis. KU in the pre-season is ranked #1 in the nation; the Spartans are ranked 10th. This is the beginning of the 121st...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
October 03, 2018 - 2:09 pm
Several former members of the Kansas men's basketball team are trying to make NBA rosters as rookies. In NBA Preseason action on Tuesday: *Devonte' Graham (pictured) made a 3-pointer and had three rebounds off the bench for the Charlotte Hornets; Graham was drafted this year in the 2nd Round. *...
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July 25, 2018 - 1:11 pm
A grand jury investigating alleged recruiting abuses in college basketball ordered the University of Kansas earlier this year to turn over communications involving its men's team coaches and at least one prospective recruit, newly released records show. The federal grand jury in New York also...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
July 18, 2018 - 2:32 pm
The NBA Summer League concluded in Las Vegas on Tuesday night with its tournament championship game, as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Los Angeles Lakers. Starting at forward for the Lakers was former KU star Svi Mykhailiuk (pictured); the former Kansas Jayhawk had 10 points and three...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
May 08, 2018 - 1:12 pm
The Philadelphia 76ers kept their season alive with a 103-92 win at home over the Boston Celtics; Boston still leads the best-of-seven series in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals 3-games-to-1. In the starting lineup for the 76ers was former Kansas Jayhawk Joel Embiid; he finished with 15 points...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
May 04, 2018 - 1:36 pm
In Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals on Thursday, the Boston Celtics defeated the visiting Philadelphis 76ers 108-103. Boston has won both home games to open the series for a 2-games-to-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Coming off the bench for the Celtics was former Kansas Jayhawk...
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