• In this March 19, 2015, file photo, Kansas head coach Bill Self looks on during practice for an NCAA college basketball tournament second round game in Omaha, Neb. The perfect tonic has come for Kansas fans weary of the Jayhawks' 0-3 start in football: basketball.  (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

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  • Nebraska AP high school football rankings

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