Archive for Sunday, March 14, 2010

Also from March 14

Audio clips
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Obituaries
On the street
Podcasts
Polls
What do you think of KU's draw in the NCAA Tournament?

Poll results

Response Percent
Extremely hard
 
46%
Moderately hard
 
42%
Not easy or hard
 
4%
Moderately easy
 
2%
Extremely easy
 
1%
Undecided
 
0%
Total 5706
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Confetti pours over the Kansas Jayhawks as they hoist the Big 12 Tournament trophy after defeating Kansas State 72-64 Saturday in Kansas City, Mo. FINAL: Kings of the Big 12! KU takes conference title with 72-64 victory over KSU
4:25 p.m., March 13, 2010 Updated 8:52 p.m.
Marcus Morris scored 18 points, while Tyrel Reed added 15 as the Jayhawks defeated the Wildcats for the third time this season. Collins was named the tournament MVP.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed elevates to the bucket past Kansas State forward Curtis Kelly and teammate Xavier Henry during the second half Saturday in Kansas City, Mo. KU proves it’s worthy of No. 1 NCAA seed
March 14, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Denis Clemente, Kansas State’s senior guard, showed Saturday why he’s considered the fastest player in college basketball. He and teammates also showed a remarkable will to win.
10:00 a.m.
Kattia Andrews, a junior at Marmaton Valley High School near Moran, tries on a prom dress Saturday at Weaver’s, 901 Mass. Shopping with Andrews in background at left is her sister Sonia Jones, Garnett, and Jones’ daughter Sophia, 2. Girls travel miles to find perfect dress for prom
March 14, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Kattia Andrews, a junior at Marmaton Valley High School, near Moran, has her hair pinned up and a pair of long black gloves on and is looking at herself in a mirror.
2:00 p.m.
The O'Malley family is (from left) Kevin, daughter Murphy and Colleen, with dogs Charlie (left) and Cooper. The family is from Lawrence. Living Irish in Lawrence: Local families honor ties to the Emerald Isle
March 14, 2010
Lawrence may not have a huge Irish culture like Chicago, New York or Kansas City, but the relatively few and proud Irish who live here cherish their heritage with a collective “Erin Go Bragh!”
5:11 p.m.
The Kansas Jayhawks hoist championship signs following their 72-64 win over Kansas State. Jayhawks surprised by seemingly tough NCAA draw
5:02 p.m., March 14, 2010 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 1B
The Kansas Jayhawks will enter the 2010 NCAA Tournament as the top-rated No. 1 seed and will open play against 16th-seeded Lehigh at approximately 8:40 p.m. Thursday in Oklahoma City.

All stories

Students: Stand up and be counted here
Federal funding for Douglas County at stake in Census
March 14, 2010 in print edition on B1
Once a decade, Kansas University students create confusion in Lawrence.
Rumors, fear surrounding rapist grip KC neighborhood
12:00 a.m., March 14, 2010 Updated 06:05 a.m. in print edition on A7
Overwhelmingly, Waldo, Mo., residents are drawn to the area for the same reasons.
Poet’s Showcase: ‘E-mail Disclaimer’
March 14, 2010 in print edition on D3
To press “Send” is too easy!