Archive for Saturday, April 5, 2008

Also from April 5

Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. UNC KU vs. UNC: AP Photos Final Four Fans in San Antonio and Lawrence Final Four: Friday practice People and places
Polls
Chris Douglas-Roberts and Derrick Rose combined for 53 of Memphis' 78 points in a win over UCLA. How many will the two total against KU Monday night?

Poll results

Response Percent
30-40
 
53%
20-30
 
29%
40-50
 
10%
0-20
 
3%
Uh oh … 50 plus again
 
3%
Total 824
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Brandon Rush slaps hands with fans as the Jayhawks take the court for practice in this file photo. KU worked out at the Alamodome in San Antonio on the eve of the 2008 national semifinal game against North Carolina. Let’s get it on
April 5, 2008 in print edition on 1C
Brandon Rush is a joy to be around during Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners at his grandmother’s house in Kansas City, Mo.
9:00 a.m.
The Kansas Jayhawks huddle at center court before practice Friday at the Alamodome in San Antonio. KU meets North Carolina at 7:47 tonight in the Final Four of the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Watch it on CBS, Sunflower Broadband channels 5, 13, 201. Countdown to tipoff
April 5, 2008 in print edition on 1A
Downtown Lawrence is going to be anything but business as usual for this evening’s NCAA Final Four game between Kansas University and North Carolina.
5:09 p.m.
Kansas' Brandon Rush works on his jumper during practice for the Final Four on Friday, April, 4, 2008 at the Alamo Dome in San Antonio, Texas. Final Four frenzy: Sights and sounds of Lawrence
April 5, 2008
Lawrence is buzzing about Kansas University’s Final Four game tonight against North Carolina.
7:30 p.m.
Kansas' Brandon Rush works on his jumper during practice for the Final Four on Friday, April, 4, 2008 at the Alamo Dome in San Antonio, Texas. See you Monday: KU to face Memphis in national championship
7:15 p.m., April 5, 2008 Updated 10:06 p.m.
SAN ANTONIO - So in the end, a 25-2 run which, pushed KU ahead 40-12 late in the first half, was enough. Despite a second half North Carolina rally Saturday night in San Antonio, the Jayhawks downed former coach Roy Williams and the Tar Heels 84-66. KU will meet Memphis Monday night for the 2008 NCAA national championship.

All stories

Scouting news
April 5, 2008 in print edition on D3
Scouting news from Lawrence
K.C. absorbs first setback
April 5, 2008 in print edition on C3
The Minnesota Twins’ second victory of the season came at a hefty price.
Final Four capsule
April 5, 2008 in print edition on C5
¢ Kansas vs. North Carolina¢ Memphis vs. UCLA
Chamber transition
The search for a new CEO will present both challenges and opportunities for the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce.
April 5, 2008 in print edition on B6
When any high-profile leader steps down - whether it’s a county or city administrator, a university chancellor or a chamber CEO - it gives a community the opportunity to assess its goals and priorities.
Around and about
April 5, 2008 in print edition on D5
Around and about Lawrence
Club news
April 5, 2008 in print edition on D3
Club news from Lawrence
4-H and FCE news
April 5, 2008 in print edition on D3
4-H and FCE news from Lawrence