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Lawrence High boys hoops advances in sub-state; Barbee leads player ratings

If there was any question whether Lawrence High's boys basketball team was ready to play in the postseason, the Lions answered that in the first ...

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Nomad Thomas Robinson not mad about his many moves

Philadelphia 76ers forward Thomas Robinson, center, grabs a rebound against the Milwaukee Bucks during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Darren Hauck)

One can’t help but wonder: Does Thomas Robinson just keep all of his things packed, just in case he has to move again? Maybe now ...

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Were tanks once parked on Pachamamas’ roof?

Artist's interpretation

When Chad Lawhorn wrote last month about plans to repurpose the Pachamamas building at Eighth and New Hampshire, it generated some buzz. Readers had strong ...

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The Day After: Revenge against West Virginia

Kansas forward Jamari Traylor (31) hoists a Big 12 championship t-shirt after the Jayhawks defeated the West Virginia Mountaineers Tuesday, March 4, 2015 at Allen Fieldhouse.

West Virginia coach Bob Huggins said it best when trying to explain how his Mountaineers lost Tuesday night's game at Allen Fieldhouse, 76-69 in overtime ...

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Update on 25th and Iowa development; building totals start slowly in 2015; Lawrence lands on list of ‘coolest towns’

Let’s face it: After a night that included the excitement of both an overtime KU basketball game and the thrilling spectacle known as a City ...

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Sesame steak rice bowls a quick, nutritious lunch or dinner

Korean Sesame Steak Rice Bowl

I make rice bowls regularly because they come together quickly and can really utilize whatever ingredients are waiting in your refrigerator or pantry. Chicken, steak, ...

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Vote for your local food and entertainment favorites in Best of Lawrence

Eggs Benedict from The Roost, which was named best place for breakfast in last year's Best of Lawrence

What's the best burger in Lawrence? The best margarita? The best menu that's not on a menu? Now's your chance to make your voice heard. ...

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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run

Kansas Head Coach Bill Self.

No need to look at the calendar to check the month. Kansas University basketball fans will remind you by saying what they say annually in ...

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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 1

Kansas coach Bill Self raises his fists to the KU fans in the Alamodome.
  1. 2007-08: The only Final Four with four No. 1 seeds featured coaches John Calipari, Roy Williams and Ben Howland, who was coaching in his ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 2

Kansas teammates Tyshawn Taylor (10) and Thomas Robinson try to calm each other during a Kansas State run in the second half on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012 at Bramlage Coliseum.
  1. 2011-2012: Most view the steps in Allen Fieldhouse as a means of getting to their seats. For center Jeff Withey, they have much deeper ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 3

Kansas guard Mario Chalmers leaves Texas defender Daniel Gibson in the dust as he heads for the baseline in the second half.
  1. 2005-06: Texas brought a ton of talent to the Big 12 race with guard Daniel Gibson, forward P.J. Tucker and center LaMarcus Aldridge. And ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 4

Kansas teammates Sherron Collins, front, and Cole Aldrich are all smiles leaving the court following the Jayhawks' win over Missouri Sunday, March 1, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse.
  1. 2008-09: Five players from the NCAA title team were drafted and starter Russell Robinson graduated, leaving coach Bill Self with a gigantic rebuilding project. ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 5

Kansas forwards Marcus (22) and Markieff Morris get the crowd to its feet after a bucket during the second half of KU's 72-59 win against Illinois on Sunday, March 20, 2011 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla.
  1. 2010-11: This wasn’t a basketball season as much as a drama-packed mini-series, packed with personal tragedy and team triumphs. Thomas Robinson returned to the ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 6

Kansas player Joel Embiid, right, and Andrew Wiggins try to tie up Oklahoma State guard Markel Brown during the second half on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
  1. 2013-14: Bill Self had to replace all five starters because Ben McLemore declared for the NBA draft and the other four starters were seniors. ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 7

Kansas players, from left, Wayne Selden, Perry Ellis, Frank Mason and Jamari Traylor watch a pair of free throws from Kelly Oubre with head coach Bill Self after a flagrant foul by Baylor during the second half on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2014 at Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.
  1. 2014-2015: Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, and Joel Embiid, the No. 3 pick, both stayed at Kansas for just ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 8

Kansas guard Elijah Johnson pulls up from the top of the key for a three-pointer against Iowa State during overtime on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa.
  1. 2012-2013: Three starters returned from a team that had shocked the world by advancing to the NCAA title game, where it lost to Kentucky. ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 9

Confetti flies over Kansas' Julian Wright and Russell Robinson are surrounded by their teammates after defeating Texas in overtime to become the Big XII Tournament champions for the second year in a row.
  1. 2006-07: All five starters returned and ultra-talented freshmen Darrell Arther and Sherron Collins provided killer depth. Self quickly infused the new talent, scored an ...
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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 10

Kansas guard Sherron Collins kisses the Big 12 championship trophy after the Jayhawks' win over Oklahoma, Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. In back is Kansas forward Marcus Morris.

2009-10: Freshman Xavier Henry joined a team already returning Sherron Collins, Tyshawn Taylor, Cole Aldrich and Marcus Morris and big things were expected. The Jayhawks ...

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Ranking Bill Self’s best coaching jobs during 11-year Big 12 title run: No. 11

Kansas University's Wayne Simien, left, takes KU's last shot over
Bucknell's Chris McNaughton. The shot bounced off the front of the
rim, ending the Jayhawks' season with a 64-63 setback Friday to
Bucknell in Oklahoma City.

No need to look at the calendar to check the month. Kansas University basketball fans will remind you by saying what they say annually in ...

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Check out the renderings of the newest, proposed multistory building on New Hampshire Street

There has been plenty of “new” on New Hampshire Street lately, and now we have pictures to go with the latest proposed development along the ...

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