NCAA: At Least 24 Schools Playing to Aid Disaster ReliefThe NCAA says at least two dozen Division I basketball programs are taking advantage of a waiver that allows teams to play an extra exhibition game if the proceeds go to disaster relief.
Probe Of Vegas British Airways Jet Fire Points To Compressor IssueThe agency did not release a final report detailing the cause of the episode at McCarran International Airport. All 157 passengers and 13 crew members on board the plane survived.
Josh Jackson Leads No. 3 Kansas Past UNLV 71-53Josh Jackson scored 21 points, Svi Mykhailiuk had 20 and Frank Mason III added 13, as the third-ranked Jayhawks fought off UNLV's second-half rally and held on for a 71-53 victory Thursday night, extending their winning streak to 11 games.
Must-See Sites Along Route 66A look at five must-see sites along one of America's most famous highways -- Route 66
Kansas Beats UNLVLAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) _ Frank Mason had 18 points and seven assists, Wayne Selden added 16 points and No. 13 Kansas pulled away late to beat UNLV 76-61 on Sunday in the Jayhawks' non-conference finale.
4 UNLV Non-Conference Games To Look Forward ToUNLV will play games all over the country in the next few months including stops in New York, Kansas, South Dakota, and even on the Vegas strip.
Jury Awards $16-Million To Families Of Four Killed In Sightseeing Helicopter CrashJurors ruled the aerial tour company had an inadequate maintenance program, which led to the deaths of four people when their helicopter crashed near Lake Mead in December 2011.
State Supreme Court Upholds Vegas Strip Club OrderCustomer was paralyzed after bouncer beat him, awarded $9 million judgement.
Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s PerfectionIn the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Rising Star: Kansas Guard Naadir TharpeThe 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.
Rothstein: Friday's Sweet 16 Primer; Predictions, Key Matchups & MoreFlorida Gulf Coast is without question the story of the tournament -- but they're not going to beat Florida.
Five Things: Goodbye Big East, Buckeyes Win Big Ten, And West Coast BluesYesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.