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Bill Self says Andrew Wiggins has “flair for the moment”

ST. LOUIS — If you wondered when the No. 1 recruit in the nation, the next Michael Jordan, the next LeBron James, might start living up to all the ridiculous hype, for Andrew Wiggins, the time is right about now. … Continue reading

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Kansas enjoys yet another Big 12 clinch

Those greedy Jayhawks did it again Monday night, beating Oklahoma 83-75 at Allen Fieldhouse to clinch at least a tie for their 10th consecutive Big 12 title. That’s no small achievement in this age of conference expansions and contractions. Consider … Continue reading

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Three notes from Kansas’ streak-snapping loss

Three things from Kansas’ 61-57 loss to San Diego State on Sunday. 1. The loss snapped a 68-game home winning streak against non-conference opponents for the Jayhawks. Kansas hadn’t lost at home to a non-conference foe since 2006. The Jayhawks … Continue reading

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SEC: Florida gets big win over Kansas

SEC links for Wednesday: Florida basketball starts strong, then holds off Kansas late Age trumps beauty as Gators knock off Jayhawks Florida used a something defense to get past Andrew Wiggins and Co. Florida gives Kansas its third loss in … Continue reading

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All eyes on Andrew Wiggins as Kansas visits Florida

As Big Blue Nation focuses on Kentucky-Boise State tonight at 9 p.m. on ESPN, it’s the first game of the World Wide Leader’s doubleheader that will probably garner a little more attention. No. 13 Kansas, fresh off a buzzer-beater 75-72 … Continue reading

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BBL: Vanderbilt rape case takes a text twist

Big Blue Links for Thursday: As the Commodores prepare to play Kentucky on Saturday, the Vandy rape case from this summer won’t go away. In the latest legal manuever, a court filing seeks text messages from Vanderbilt football coaches. Tony … Continue reading

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Comparing three star freshmen at Champions Classic

Here’s a look at how the three marquee freshmen — Kentucky’s Julius Randle, Kansas’ Andrew Wiggins and Duke’s Jabari Parker — did at the Champions Classic last night. It’s worth noting that Randle scored 23 of his 27 points in … Continue reading

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Andrew Wiggins makes his Kansas debut (sort of)

Andrew Wiggins scored 16 points in Kansas’ 97-57 exhibition win over Pittsburg State last night. Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star has the game story of UK’s win over the Gorillas. (Yes, Gorillas.) Wiggins traveled on his first possession and … Continue reading

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Kentucky’s last win over Florida and more notes

Some late-lunch or post-lunch notes and links: Here is the Herald-Leader’s coverage from the last time Kentucky beat Florida, which was a 10-3 win over the Gators in 1886, er, 1986. Jerry Caliborne’s Cats finished 5-5-1 that season. They followed … Continue reading

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Surely this has nothing to do with Andrew Wiggins

And you wonder why players are joining a lawsuit against the NCAA. @darrenrovell Rally House in Lawrence selling KU hats with just “22″ on the front…Wiggins? I think so. pic.twitter.com/ksajpoPZ96 — Tate Vobach (@TiVo91) July 27, 2013  

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