KU basketball vs. Oklahoma live updates: Jayhawks win 79-75 in Big 12 Conference matchupLAWRENCE — Kansas men’s basketball’s 2022-23 regular season continued Tuesday with a Big 12 Conference matchup at home against Oklahoma. Oklahoma leads 73-70 against Kansas with 1:38 left in 2nd halfThis is going to be a battle to the end. Oklahoma leads 56-53 against Kansas with 11:20 left in 2nd halfThis game could come down to who hits their free throws. Kansas leads 23-22 against Oklahoma with 7:29 left in 1st halfZach Clemence, like last year, is having a great offensive showing against Oklahoma. Dajuan Harris Jr. leads Kansas and all scorers with four points.
Here are 5 takeaways from Kansas football’s 37-16 win against Oklahoma State in Big 12 playLAWRENCE — Kansas football continued its 2022 season Saturday with a 37-16 win at home during Big 12 Conference play against No. 18 Oklahoma State. They were able to exact some revenge on the Cowboys, after last year’s 55-3 defeat against Oklahoma State last year on the road. Kansas made life difficult for Oklahoma State backup quarterback and freshman Garret Rangal. Kansas went 1-2 combined against those sides a season, and it’ll be interesting to see how things shake out this time around.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
Here is the latest on Kansas State football injuries to Adrian Martinez and Will HowardMANHATTAN — Chris Klieman would love to see Adrian Martinez back at quarterback for the Kansas State Wildcats this week. More:This wasn't Kansas State football quarterback Will Howard's first rodeo"I don't know if he'll be available (for Oklahoma State)," Klieman said of Martinez, the Nebraska graduate transfer who has started all seven games so far. More:Despite injuries, Kansas State football offers no excuses for loss to unbeaten TCUOn defense, middle linebacker Daniel Green and cornerback Julius Brents — a pair of preseason all-conference selections — left Saturday's game in the first half. More:Here's how Kansas State football graded out against TCU"I think Austin Moore is playing as good as any linebacker that we've had here. Arne Green is based in Salina and covers Kansas State University sports for the Gannett network.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
KU football vs. Baylor: Bears lead Jayhawks 28-16 in 4th quarter of Big 12 matchupWACO, TX — Kansas football’s 2022 season continues Saturday with a Big 12 Conference matchup against Baylor. With 9:25 left in the fourth quarter, Kansas took over at its own 7 yard line. HALFTIME: Baylor 28, Kansas 3The Bears and Jayhawks traded turnovers in the final minute of the second quarter. But, again, the Jayhawks went 3-and-out. The Bears went 41 yards in seven plays and took 2:52 off of the clock.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
Indictment alleges man threatened to kill Congressman Jake LaTurner, other politiciansA Lawrence man was indicted earlier this year on allegations that he left a voicemail threatening to kill U.S. Rep. Jake LaTurner. LaTurner, a Republican, was elected to his first term representing the 2nd Congressional District in 2020 after previously serving as state treasurer. He appears to have a criminal history; in a 2019 domestic battery arrest, Lawrence police reported that Neill threatened to kill his ex-fiancée and his mother and he was ultimately sentenced to six months incarceration. Comments cited by police included that Neill accused officers talking to deer and trying to steal his unicorn business idea. Gretchen Whitmer and data from the U.S. Capitol Police show that threats against members of Congress have dramatically increased in the past five years.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas State extends lead to 28-10 on Deuce Vaughn touchdown: follow here for live updatesFORTH WORTH, Texas — No. 17-ranked Kansas State is taking on No. Follow along here:Deuce Vaughn gets in on the actDeuce Vaughn, who had not scored a touchdown since the Missouri game, breaks free for a 47-yard score and Kansas State extends its lead over TCU to 28-10 with 8:09 left in the half. More magic from Will Howard, and K-State leads 21-10Will Howard continues to weave his magic in place on the injured Adrian Martinez. It was the longest pass play allowed by K-State this season and the Horned Frogs lead 7-0 with 10:42 left in the first half.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
As fentanyl overdose deaths rise, Kansas Republicans campaign on drugs as a border security issueShow Caption Hide Caption What is fentanyl? Drug overdose deaths rose 73% over the past decade, from 275 in 2011 to 477 in 2020. Those 161 synthetic opioid deaths accounted for about one-third of all drug overdose deaths. The rise in fentanyl deaths is largely responsible for a corresponding rise in overdose deaths from all drugs. In Kansas, fentanyl overdose deaths have increased each year since 2017.3 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal
These Topeka-area girls basketball guards and wings can be counted on to lead their teamsThese are the engines that make the teams go. Farmer, a senior, is a year-round basketball player who has the endurance to run up and down the floor at the fast pace Silver Lake likes to play. Kruger, a junior, brought scoring to all three levels for Silver Lake while adding a versatile defender who can guard multiple spots. Kruger is also one of many players that Silver Lake feels comfortable with bringing the ball down the floor, which made Silver Lake so dangerous offensively. More:Which Topeka-area girls basketball team will be a dark horse and 4 other questionsKinsey Perine, RossvilleKinsey Perine is a stat stuffer for Rossville, plain and simple.2 months ago The Topeka Capital-Journal