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  1. Frank Mason: Kansas Senior BulldogRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | DraftExpress.com

    Julian Applebome analyzes Kansas Senior Point Guard Frank Mason III, and the impact he has on one of the top teams in college basketball. In his fourth and final season under Bill Self, Frank Mason III has become one of the most valuable players in all of college basketball.

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  2. Jackson named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for sixth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Kansas Jayhawks

    This is the sixth time this season Jackson has earned the honor which is a Kansas record for newcomers. Jackson averaged 16.0 points and 6.0 rebounds in Kansas victories against No.

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  3. Epic Comeback vs. West Virginia Shows Kansas Isn't Your Typical Title ContenderRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | BleacherReport

    In the early stages of the comeback that just could not conceivably happen on Monday night at Allen Fieldhouse, "Biggest home court advantage" flashed on the video board and the KU students started bouncing in their seats. Fans had already started to pour out of the Fieldhouse.

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  4. Kansas vs. Texas Tech: Score and Reaction from 2017 Regular SeasonRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | BleacherReport

    Kansas' run of close games continued on Saturday with a narrow 80-79 victory over Texas Tech at United Supermarkets Arena. Josh Jackson's free throw with less than three seconds remaining gave the Jayhawks a victory after he was fouled by Zach Smith on a drive to the basket with the score tied at 79 and the clock winding down.

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  5. Mason and Jackson on Wooden Award Late Season Top 20 listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Kansas Jayhawks

    Chosen by a poll of national college basketball experts, the list is comprised of 20 student-athletes who are front-runners for the John R. Wooden Award, based on their performances during the 2016-17 season. Mason leads the Big 12 in scoring at 20.4 points per game and 3-point field goal percentage at 51.9 percent.

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  6. KU's Jackson earns 5th Big 12 newcomer honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Kansas City Nursing News

    The honor, announced by the conference on Monday, surpasses former Jayhawk guard Tyshawn Taylor's four times during the 2008-09 season. His five newcomer accolades ties him for fifth-most on the Big 12 list with Clifton Cook of Texas A&M, during the 1998-99 season.

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  7. Jackson named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for fifth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Kansas Jayhawks

    This is the fifth time this season Jackson has earned the honor which is a Kansas record for newcomers. Jackson averaged 21.0 points and 7.0 rebounds for the Jayhawks during two road games against top-20 teams.

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  8. No. 2 Kansas goes down in MorgantownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Yahoo Sports

    West Virginia's energy and intensity were impeccable Tuesday night, just as they have been every time Kansas has come to Morgantown since 2013. There's something about Morgantown; something about West Virginia; something about the Mountaineers' intensity at home that Kansas just can't seem to overcome.

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  9. How bad luck might be messing with KUa s defensive numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Jayhawks are outscoring their flaws at this point, using elite outside shooting and a relentless transition attack to hold off opponents at the end of games. The stats haven't been great so far.

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  10. Jackson named Big 12 co-Newcomer of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Kansas Jayhawks

    This is the second-straight week and fourth time Jackson has earned the accolade in 2016-17. In Kansas victories at Oklahoma, 81-70 on Jan. 10, and against Oklahoma State, 87-80 on Jan. 14, Jackson averaged 18.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals.

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  11. Josh Jackson named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for the third timeRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Kansas Jayhawks

    This is the third time this season Jackson has earned the honor. In two Kansas victories over Kansas State and Texas Tech last week, Jackson averaged 19.5 points and 9.5 rebounds.

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  12. Thomas Robinson and Tarik Black brought the boom for the LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Silver Screen and Roll

    The Los Angeles Lakers' frontcourt rotation is far from being stable, especially with the absence of Larry Nance, Jr. Thomas Robinson has gone above and beyond expectations filling in for Nance, Jr., hitting the glass hard and playing with the same reckless abandon that earned him the Lakers' final roster spot. LA fully harnessed that level of energy by lining him up with Tarik Black, and what transpired over a five-minute stretch in the first half was nothing short of miraculous.

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  13. Good recruiting is about more than finding blue chip prospects for KU coach Bill SelfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    When Kansas basketball coach Bill Self travels to a high school gym or AAU facility to check out a can't miss, one-and-done type prospect, he doesn't necessarily care if that blue-chip recruit dominates the game. "If you are going to watch someone obvious a if you are going to watch 'Wiggs' play, if he's good that day, great.

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  14. What Udoka Azubuikea s season-ending wrist injury means for KURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Kansas frontcourt was already thinner than years past - and that was before Wednesday's announcement that freshman center Udoka Azubuike will miss the rest of the season because of a wrist injury suffered in practice. It wasn't that long ago when guys like Cole Aldrich, Jeff Withey and Mario Little had the title of fifth-best big man on KU's roster.

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  15. Kentucky tops UNC on prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | NWAonline

    Although Kentucky and North Carolina are among the bluest of college basketball's blue bloods, NBA draft analysts see distinct differences going into today's game. Mike Schmitz, an analyst for DraftExpress.com, said Kentucky was again true to its formula of "always reloading with fly-around athletic types."

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  16. KU's Jackson showcases versatility against NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    If there are any other ways to affect a game, positive or negative, Josh Jackson probably just hasn't found them yet. Fortunately for the freshman, the majority of his output in No.

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  17. Why Kansasa big-man issues havena t affected teama s scoring at rimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Bill Self has 600 career wins , a string of success built from a simple philosophy he's held during 24 years as a head coach. "I just think basketball can be summed up very easily," Self said in 2014 .

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  18. Who Will Be the Last Undefeated Team in 2016-17 CBB Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | BleacherReport

    We're already down to nine, and it would be a surprise if there are more than four still standing on New Year's Day. Using KenPom.com 's projected winning percentages as a guide, we've ranked each of the remaining zero-loss teams in ascending order of likelihood of lasting the longest before suffering a loss What? Just because Duke lost a game you thought you would get through the year without having to hear that a team might go undefeated? KenPom has Villanova projected as the favorite in every game it plays this season.

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  19. Whicker: Lakers' Thomas Robinson still living his 'dream' while searching for bigger roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    "Most people think I'm at least three years older," he said. "Most people think I'm 28 or 30." In NBA mileage, he might be.

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  20. Worried about KUa s frontcourt scoring? Maybe you dona t need toRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    The last time Long Beach State coach Dan Monson was in Allen Fieldhouse five years ago, Kansas forward Thomas Robinson scored 26 points. There was no wondering where KU's points were coming from, or whom the focal point of the offense was.

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