Posted: 02/12/2014 - After 50 years of debate over her unattainably perfect figure, Barbie now is unapologetic about her tiny waist and endless legs.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Yankees shortstop, captain and legend Derek Jeter will retire following the 2014 season. Jeter made the announcement on Wednesday.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Kansas coach Bill Self says that star freshman Joel Embiid could miss time with back and knee injuries, and just how much could determine whether the Jayhawks still have a shot at landing a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Kansas coach Charlie Weis is still tinkering with his coaching staff, moving Rob Ianello to director of research and adding the title of recruiting coordinator to running backs coach Reggie Mitchell.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Royals pitchers and catchers report to Arizona for the start of spring training on Friday, and that presumably means All-Star closer Greg Holland will be there.
Updated: 02/11/2014 - Freshman Marcus Foster was named the Wayman Tisdale National Freshman of the Week for the second time this season on Tuesday after his season-high 34-point effort in the win over No. 15/18 Texas.
Posted: 02/09/2014 - Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has been suspended three games by the Big 12 for shoving a fan in the closing seconds of the Cowboys' loss at Texas Tech on Saturday night.
Posted: 02/09/2014 - Sitting atop the Big 12 standings, No. 8/9 Kansas (18-5, 9-1) will play its third of four ESPN Big Mondays at Sunflower Showdown rival Kansas State (16-7, 6-4) at 8 p.m. (CT). KU has a two-game lead over Texas, 7-3 in the Big 12 while K-State is tied for fourth at 6-4. Kansas is coming off an 83-69 win against West Virginia on Saturday in Lawrence. Kansas State defeated No. 15 Texas 74-57 on Saturday in Manhattan. Kansas has won its last 11 games on ESPN Big Monday dating back to the 2010-11 season when it lost at Kansas State 84-68 on Feb. 14, 2011. KU is 51-16 all-time on ESPN Big Monday, including 32-8 under head coach Bill Self.
Posted: 02/09/2014 - Junior guard Natalie Knight poured in a career-high 25 points, but Kansas couldn't stop an aggressive Sooners squad in an 81-71 loss in the annual Jayhawks For A Cure game in Allen Fieldhouse Sunday afternoon.
Posted: 02/09/2014 - Missouri All-American Michael Sam says he is gay, and the defensive end could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL.
Updated: 02/09/2014 - Tekele Cotton led five Shockers in double figures with 18 points, including four three-pointers as the Shockers earned another road win in the MVC by defeating Northern Iowa 82-73. Cleanthony Early chipped in 16 points, while Darius Carter scored 15 points off the bench. Fred VanVleet had 14 points and seven rebounds and Ron Baker added 12 points and six assists in the win.
Updated: 02/08/2014 - WBB – UNK 61, WU 53 Nebraska-Kearney held Washburn to just 21 first half points as they picked up a victory on the road. UNK allowed just six first half field goals as they moved to 4-10 in the league this season. MBB – UNK 90, WU 84 Nebraska-Kearney erased a seven-point halftime deficit as they picked up a victory on the road at Washburn. UNK put up 51 second half points and shot .519 from the field as they moved to 7-7 in league play.
Updated: 02/08/2014 - WBB – #7 ESU 80, #25 FHSU 77 #7 Emporia State scored 25 points off of turnovers as they picked up a win at home over #25 Fort Hays State. ESU forced 21 turnovers in total as the moved to 12-2 in the league this season. MBB – #23 FHSU 65, ESU 59 #23 Fort Hays State put up 42 second half points after only scoring 23 in the first half to win on the road at Emporia State. FHSU only turned the ball over nine times as they moved to 10-4 in league play. eason.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - Kansas State used a run midway through the first half to capture the lead on No. 17/20 West Virginia, but a combination of a Mountaineer scoring surge and K-State turnovers sent the Wildcats to a 84-44 loss on Saturday afternoon at the WVU Coliseum.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - Freshman Marcus Foster scored a career-high 34 points, as Kansas State dominated in all phases in defeating No. 15/18 Texas 74-57 at Bramlage Coliseum on Saturday.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - Senior forward Tarik Black found his point guard right before he hit the ground, dishing off his offensive board in time for Naadir Tharpe to hit Wayne Selden, Jr. Ready and waiting, Selden knocked down the three-pointer that speared the final stretch of No. 8/9 Kansas’ 83-69 win against West Virginia Saturday afternoon inside Allen Fieldhouse.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - The 20-year-old American jetted off the first big jump of the slopestyle course Saturday and propelled himself into a helicopter twirl that whirred around for four-and-a-half rotations. While in the air, he grabbed the back of his board and flexed his legs behind his back.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - The Chiefs have parted ways with veteran defensive back Dunta Robinson, who never lived up to expectations last season.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - The Royals have added former first baseman Mike Sweeney to their front office, giving him the title of special assistant to baseball operations.