Kansas stays at No. 9 in Associated Press college basketball poll

Kansas center Hunter Mickelson (42) goes for a block against West Virginia guard Tarik Phillip (12) during the Jayhawks game against the West Virginia Mountaineers Tuesday, March 4, 2015 at Allen Fieldhouse..

Kansas stayed at No. 9 in the Associated Press college basketball poll, released today. Maryland replaced Wichita State at No. 8 and the Shockers dropped ...


Harmonizing sirens: The Ovaries-eez bring needed attention to Girls Rock Camp

The Ovaries-eez perform at the Replay Lounge on Friday

Women ruled the Replay stage on Friday night as part of a fundraiser to bring Girls Rock Camp to Lawrence. The night featured a stunningly ...


The Day After: Almost at Oklahoma

Kansas forward Landen Lucas (33) guards Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield (24) at the basket during the Jayhawks 75-73 loss to the Oklahoma Sooners Saturday.

Whether you want to talk about the defensive breakdown in the final seconds or the fact that a short-handed KU team nearly walked out of ...


Free State’s girls basketball season ends in sub-state finals; Thomas leads player ratings

Once Free State High girls basketball players look back upon their season, they will be proud of their accomplishments. They had the most regular season ...


Lawrence High boys basketball punches ticket to state; Roberts leads player ratings

Lawrence High boys basketball coach Mike Lewis said he was proud and he was relieved. Justin Roberts said it was hands down his favorite basketball ...


Spring dates and other KU football notes

With temperatures warming and March Madness nearly upon us, those in the Kansas University football program have turned their eyes toward upcoming spring practices. First-year ...


These guys again: No. 15 Oklahoma

Kansas guard Kelly Oubre Jr. (12), forward Perry Ellis, and Kansas guard Wayne Selden Jr., right, battle for a rebound with Oklahoma guard Isaiah Cousins (11) and Oklahoma TaShawn Thomas (35) during the first half on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 at Allen Fieldhouse.

Lon Kruger’s Oklahoma Sooners hoped Saturday’s regular-season finale at home against perennial power Kansas would decide the 2015 Big 12 championship. However, two road losses ...


Ponyboy returns from a dark place

Ponyboy at the Replay Lounge on March 5.

"This next one's called I hate myself and I wanna die." Ponyboy went away for a little while. We don't know where they've been, but ...


Lawrence High girls basketball picks up sub-state road win; Pope tops player ratings

Lawrence High's girls basketball players had revenge on their minds when they took the court on Thursday in the first round of sub-state against Shawnee ...


Local butcher to open sausage shop and restaurant near Ninth and Iowa; Kansas Food Truck Festival to make Lawrence return; city getting high bids for big projects

It won’t be long before it is time to fire up the grill, double up on the cholesterol medicine and stock up on the meat. ...

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Merchants chef serving up food-beer pairings at That Dam Beer Event

Menu courtesy of Merchants Pub & Plate

Listen up, beer lovers: We're going to let you in on a little secret. If you missed out on securing tickets to Friday's That DAM ...


Former KU pole vaulter Jordan Scott going for gold… and green

Jordan Scott competes in the pole vault event during the Kansas Relays Friday at Memorial Stadium.

For most people, the next summer Olympics, set for 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, remain in the distant future. But not for former Kansas ...


One way to escape sequel onslaught? Marx Madness!

Playing this week at Liberty Hall is that oh-so-rare of beasts, the art-house sequel. “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,” starring Judi Dench, Maggie Smith ...


Bill Self: Big 12 champion Jayhawks going to OU to win

Kansas coach Bill Self hugs Devonte Graham (4) after a 76-69 win over the West Virginia Mountaineers Tuesday, March 4, 2015 at Allen Fieldhouse..

Just one game remains in the regular season for Bill Self’s Kansas basketball team, and his Jayhawks (24-6 overall, 13-4 Big 12) already have sole ...


Weekend Picks III: Dwight Twilley and Josh Berwanger; Girls Rock Lawrence benefit; Kansas Craft Beer Expo; Taproom poetry

Readers, do you have a ticket for the sold-out Kansas Craft Beer Expo in LFK this weekend? We hope you do. If not, however, there ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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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