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Larry Brown has ‘vested interest’ in both KU and Villanova

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOZYSjjM1uI San Antonio — Although 30 years ago Larry Brown coached Kansas to a national championship, he downplayed his role with this year’s Jayhawks on Friday at The Alamodome. “I’ve got a vested interest in Villanova and Kansas, because I love ...

A quick look inside the Alamodome

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIBKVnnk67Y&feature=youtu.be San Antonio — Before KU takes the floor against Villanova on Saturday, check out this look at the locker rooms and court at the Alamodome. The Jayhawks and Wildcats are slated to tip off at 7:49 p.m. CT on TBS.

Lawrence police blotter for March 30

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday and includes 221 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and ...

The library isn’t just for books anymore —Nintendo edition

When I think of the Lawrence Public Library, I think video games. Some people won’t like that, but I can’t help it. At the library, we have a killer game collection. And it just got killer-er with the addition of Nintendo Switch games. Nintendo’s little system that could is off to a ...

Kansas freshman Marcus Garrett an Alamodome veteran

San Antonio — Kansas last played in the Alamodome in a regional in 2011, defeating Richmond and then losing to VCU. But one key Kansas reserve played here as recently as last season. “Marcus (Garrett) played in this building the state tournament, so he's the only one with any ...

KU players, staff recall first college basketball memories

San Antonio — Just about anyone who has ever picked up a basketball imagines what it would be like to hit a game-winning shot or play on the biggest stage. For KU basketball, those dreams have become a reality. The Jayhawks will take the floor at approximately 7:49 p.m. CT against ...

Sister Jean phenomenon reaches Final Four stage

San Antonio — Sister Jean never expected to be here. Well, if she did, she never expected it to be quite like this. If you haven’t heard — an impressive feat, at this point — Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt is the Chaplain for Loyola (Chicago). Throughout the NCAA tournament she’s ...