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Retooled Jayhawks set sights on national title

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas had two of the first three players taken in the NBA draft last year, yet coach Bill Self believes the Jayhawks could be even better than the team led by Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid.

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Nebraska AP high school football rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

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Roy Williams back at Allen Fieldhouse for reunion

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self, from left, talks with former Kansas coaches Larry Brown, Roy Williams and Ted Owens following a news conference for the 60th anniversary of Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan., Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The last time Roy Williams set foot in Allen Fieldhouse, he was still the coach at Kansas. More than a decade later, he returned to celebrate the building’s 60th anniversary.

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