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Squires, Kansas' first Black men’s basketball player, dies

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — LaVannes Squires, the first Black men's basketball player at Kansas and a member of the Jayhawks' 1952 national title team, died last week in Pasadena, California. He was 90. ...

Wichita St lifts interim tag, gives Isaac Brown 5-year deal

Wichita State removed the interim tag from coach Isaac Brown's title Friday, agreeing in principle to a five-year deal with the longtime assistant who took a program in chaos to the top of the America...

NCAA reveals COVID-19 contingency plans for hoops tourneys

Turns out the top four teams left out of March Madness won't have their bubbles burst quite yet. Under a contingency plan released Thursday by the Division I basketball committees, t...

Baylor-Kansas top big slate of Big 12 weekend games

A look at the upcoming weekend around the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND No. 2 Baylor begins a brutal four-game stretch as it attempts to complete a perfect...

Shockers solidifying shaky spot in NCAA Tournament field

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita State headed north to South Dakota to open its season with an interim coach a week on the job, a roster almost completely turned over from last season and almost no expect...

West Virginia-Texas, Texas Tech-Kansas top Big 12 slate

A look at the upcoming weekend around the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND After the Big 12 had three of its five midweek games postponed due to COVID-19 prot...

Oklahoma-West Virginia tops a Big 12 slate missing Baylor

A look at the upcoming weekend around the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND No. 12 Oklahoma heads to No. 14 West Virginia on Saturday in the rematch of an epic...

Kansas' record Top 25 run over; Michigan jumps to No. 3

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas dropped out of The Associated Press men's college basketball poll for the first time in 12 years on Monday, ending the Jayhawks' record streak of 231 consecutive weeks ran...

Braun scores 18 as No. 23 Kansas beats Kansas State, 74-51

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Christian Braun hit four 3-pointers and scored 18 points, half of them during an 18-3 charge midway through the second half, and No. 23 Kansas rolled past Kansas State 74-51 on T...

McCormack helps No. 15 Kansas stumble past TCU, 59-51

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — David McCormack scored 15 points, Dajuan Harris and Tyon Grant-Foster provided a boost off the bench, and No. 15 Kansas slogged its way to a 59-51 victory over turnover-prone TCU...

Duke falls out of AP Top 25; Gonzaga, Baylor remain 1-2

Gonzaga and Baylor maintained their grip on the top two spots in The Associated Press men's basketball poll Monday. If third-ranked Villanova ever plays a game, perhaps it will make ...

No. 2 Baylor heads to No. 15 Texas Tech for showdown

A look at the upcoming week around the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND Second-ranked Baylor tries to move to 12-0 overall and 5-0 in the league when the Bear...

McCormack scores 17 as No. 6 Kansas edges Oklahoma, 63-59

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — David McCormack hit the clinching short hook shot with 12.8 seconds to go, giving the Kansas big man 17 points, and the sixth-ranked Jayhawks edged short-handed Oklahoma 63-59 on...

No. 8 Texas tops No. 3 KU 84-59 to tie record margin at Phog

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Courtney Ramey scored 18 points to lead five Texas players in double-figures scoring, and No. 8 Longhorns routed third-ranked Kansas 84-59 on Saturday to match the most lopsided ...

Kansas-Texas top-10 matchup highlights Big 12 weekend

A look at the upcoming week around the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND Third-ranked Kansas has proven its chops since losing to top-ranked Gonzaga in its ope...