Archive for Monday, April 2, 2012

Also from April 2

On the street
Photo galleries
Kansas v. Kentucky (National Championship) Pre-game outside the Superdome Kansas baseball vs. Texas Tech (Game 3)
Which is your favorite Lawrence public high school mascot?

Poll results

Response Percent
Lawrence’s Chesty Lion
Free State’s Freddie Firebird
Total 667
Have you hired or would you hire someone who has served time in prison?

Poll results

Response Percent
Not sure
Total 77

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Andrea Hudy turns over her shoulder to laugh with players Thomas Robinson, Niko Roberts and assistant strength and conditioning coach Glenn Cain during a recent workout session. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo KU finds the right fit with strength and conditioning coach Andrea Hudy
April 1, 2012
Such silly, dangerous things can happen in the weight room, where steel clangs and challenges fly. And then there is the facility supervised by Andrea Hudy, strength and conditioning coach for the Kansas University men’s and women’s basketball programs.
10:00 a.m.
Jayhawk fans line up Monday morning hoping to get one of the 650 tickets Liberty Hall was giving away for its championship game watch party.

Jayhawks floating on cloud nine as city prepares for national title game
11:59 p.m., April 1, 2012 Updated 11:35 a.m.
The morning after Kansas University’s 64-62 victory over Ohio State University, city of Lawrence cleanup crews had erased most of the footprint left by the thousands of fans who swarmed downtown.
2:00 p.m.
Rhys Fife, left, and Cecilia Divine-Devictor play outside the Lawrence Community Nursery School, the second-oldest nursery school cooperative in the country and one of Lawrence’s many co-ops. Community embraces co-ops
April 2, 2012
Lawrence Community Nursery School sits at the corner of Seventh and Alabama. The preschool, affectionately called the Little Red School House, is a staple in the neighborhood and the community. But it’s more than that. It’s the second-oldest cooperative preschool in the nation.
6:00 p.m.
Kansas head coach Bill Self smiles at Kentucky head coach John Calipari as the two sit for makeup before their joint CBS interview on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at the Superdome. It’s showtime: Jayhawks seek revenge in tonight’s title game
April 2, 2012
Kansas University’s basketball team does not like to lose. Period.
10:42 p.m.
Thomas Robinson, left, is consoled by Tyshawn Taylor, left and Kevin Young, background,after KU's loss to Kentucky in the championship game Monday, April 2, 2012. Heartbreaker in New Orleans
10:42 p.m., April 2, 2012 Updated 11:32 p.m.
The Kansas University Jayhawks couldn’t complete a comeback against a relentless University of Kentucky team, which beat KU, 67-59, winning the 2012 NCAA national basketball championship.

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