1. With Contract Extension Complete, Mauer Enters All-Time Twins Lore

    Did anyone in the surrounding areas of the upper midwest feel a strong breeze come upon them on Sunday afternoon? That was the collective sigh of an entire fan base...

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  2. Kansas Fails To Play Like a Team, and Ends Up Losing to Northern Iowa

    America, you may want to review your brackets, the No. 1 overall seed, most people's brackets would have had the Jayhawks winning it all...

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  3. Kansas Jayhawks Need To Find Some Urgency, and Fast

    The scoreboard read 90-74 with 0:00 on the clock on Thursday night and the No. 1 overall seed, the Kansas Jayhawks, beat 16-seed Lehigh. While 90-74 looks fairly impressive, it's just 16 points, the biggest news from the game pitting No...

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  4. Why the Texas Longhorns Need to Part Company with Rick Barnes

    The second of Gary Johnson's two free throws at the end of last night's first round game fell off, and Ishmael Smith answered the call at the other end, putting a tortured Texas team's season to the sword...

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  5. 2010 NCAA Tournament Bracket: No. 1 Overall Kansas Has Toughest Road To Hoe

    As expected, the top ranked team in the nation seemingly cruised to match their regular season Big 12 title with a Big 12 tournament title...

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  6. Big 12 Conference Basketball Tournament: What to Expect ,Game-By-Game Analysis

    For a conference that at one point this season looked to be far and away the best conference in all of basketball, much was left to be desired after all 12 teams finished their tough 16-game conference schedules...

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  7. Allen Fieldhouse: College Basketball's Mecca

    When driving back to Lawrence from my parents' house after having Sunday lunch with them after church yesterday, my significant other, who is in law school at Kansas, needed to stop by the law ...

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  8. Joe Mauer Extension Remains in Limbo as Pitchers and Catchers Report

    The Minnesota Twins have spent the offseason making some roster moves that have fans anxiously awaiting the 2010 baseball season...

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  9. Big 12 Crystal Ball: How the Conference Standings Will Finish

    After the numbers are run, the Big 12 picture starts to become clearer. Can Kansas run the table to finish a perfect 16-0? Can Texas rebound from its mid-season slump to claim one of the coveted ...

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  10. Messin' with Texas: How Far Will the Longhorns Drop?

    Thirteenth. That is where I put the Texas Longhorns at in this week's upcoming Bleacher Report Top 25 poll.  Traditionally an unlucky number, it seemed befitting since it will be the Week 13 ...

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  11. What's The Matter, Xavier?

    When the final buzzer went off in Manhattan on Saturday evening, the Kansas Jayhawks and their fan base were ecstatic.  The Jayhawks had just beat in-state rival Kansas State in the Wildcats' "Octagon of Doom...

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  12. Kansas-Missouri: Jayhawks Need To Play Relaxed in Otherwise Tense Border War

    You know the story by now, right? On Aug. 21, 1863, Confederate guerrilla fighter William Quantrill stormed the streets of downtown Lawrence, KS after spending the night atop Mount Oread—where the University of Kansas now lies...

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  13. Kansas-Texas Tech: Kansas Should Be Wary

    When you read the title, your immediate reaction will be, "Duh!" I get it, but there are two outside factors coming into Saturdays game...

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  14. Big 12's Excellent Home Records Prop Up Best Conference Argument

    Until last night, the Big 12 Conference was 114-1 in home games this season. For me, its just another point maker in the larger argument of which conference is college basketball's best this season...

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  15. Worried About Kansas After Close Victory Over Cornell? Don't Be

    Many Kansas fans spent the majority of the second half of last night's game either at the edge of their seats at Allen Fieldhouse or on their bar stools at bars that cater to Jayhawk Nation or ...

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  16. Kansas Tops This Week's Big 12 Power Rankings

    It was a busy week for most Big 12 teams. The "Haves" kept their records either unblemished, or as close to unblemished as possible, while the "Have-Nots" suffered some defeats that bring about ...

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  17. Key to Kansas Jahawks' Success: Great Defensive Perfomances, Not Offensive Ones

    "Defense wins championships." No matter what the sport, the cliche remains the same. No team epitomizes that cliche more aptly than the top ranked Kansas Jayhawks.  The Jayhawks have held their first 13 opponents to an average of 58...

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  18. Make No Mistake, Kansas is the Nation's Best Team

    Texas' recent victories over North Carolina and Michigan State have many analysts calling for an upheaval at the top of the college basketball polls...

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  19. Brady Morningstar, Withey Key Return to Kansas's Title Pursuit

    The first semester of school is over at the University of Kansas. That typically means an exodus of the nearly 30,000 members of the student body from Lawrence...

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  20. Kansas Jayhawks: Week-Long Break Comes At Right Time

    You may be asking yourself, how could a week long break after rolling to a perfect 9-0 start be a good thing? Sure, I know conventional basketball wisdom might say this is exactly when you don't  want to have a week-long break in your schedule...

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  21. The Minnesota Vikings' Emphatic Response Against the Bengals

    Having come off a 30-17 butt-kicking on national television to the Arizona Cardinals last Sunday, questions had been raised about the Minnesota Vikings and their chances to contend for a Super Bowl...

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  22. How Will the Minnesota Vikings Cope with Adversity?

    The look on Brett Favre's face said it all on Sunday night. It said it after he threw his two interceptions, it said it while E.J...

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  23. Kansas At UCLA Has Departed From It's Earlier Expectations

    This afternoon, the nation's best college basketball team will be in Los Angeles to take on the UCLA Bruins.  As far as college basketball tradition goes, these two teams are in an echelon that ...

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  24. Kansas Jayhawks Sit Pretty as Other Ranked Teams Tear Each Other Apart

    The familiar absence of a preseason tournament for the Kansas Jayhawks has kept KU's record unblemished, while many other highly ranked teams bruise each other up in preseason tournaments...

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  25. Summit League Memories For Kansas Not Pleasant Ones

    The Summit League. One of the many mid-major leagues in the college basketball world that gives its champion the opportunity to play for the national title in March. The Kansas Jayhawks' opponent tonight, Oakland University, hails from the Summit League..

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