KANSAS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KANSAS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Source: Runnin' Utes schedule game with Wichita State for 2014-15 season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57836899-59/season-utes-state-wichita.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57836899-59/season-utes-state-wichita.html.csp">Source: Runnin' Utes schedule game with Wichita State for 2014-15 season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:34:07.118-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While some of Utah men's basketball's non-conference opponents last season left some fans asking "Where's the beef?" the Runnin' Utes schedule next year is already looking much tougher with a new opponent that was revealed Friday. Utah will host Wichita State on Dec. 3 this winter as part of a home-and-home agreement, a source close to the deal confirmed to the Tribune. The Shockers, who earned a No. 1 seed this past season while winning an NCAA-record 35 straight games to start the year, will v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836899@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:34:07 MDT Police chief waited for extremist to turn violent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57819613-68/miller-police-aurora-marionville.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57819613-68/miller-police-aurora-marionville.html.csp">Police chief waited for extremist to turn violent</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Kansas City Star</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T20:53:49.347-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Aurora, Mo. • For years, police officers, investigators and members of the media in southwest Missouri knew Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. He was the extremist who sent out hate-filled fliers, wrote inflammatory letters to the editor and kept police agencies wondering whether his vitriol would ever evolve into violence. “We were always waiting,” said Richard Witthuhn, police chief of Aurora and Marionville Mo. “There was always that possibility.” Yet, Witthuhn said, Miller, 73, wasn’t known to act vio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57819613@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:53:49 MDT University of Utah names new architecture dean http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57819074-78/architecture-dean-moore-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57819074-78/architecture-dean-moore-university.html.csp">University of Utah names new architecture dean</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lindsay Whitehurst</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T22:31:56.248-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah has named Keith Diaz Moore from the University of Kansas as the new dean of the College of Architecture and Planning. Moore started a new doctoral program in architecture and promoted sustainable building efforts at the University of Kansas, where he has worked since 2006 and now serves as associate dean of graduate studies and as an associate professor of architecture. Ruth Watkins, senior vice president of academic affairs at the U., praised Moore’s “energetic and incl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57819074@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:31:56 MDT 3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57814681-200/jewish-center-community-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57814681-200/jewish-center-community-police.html.csp">3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARIA SUDEKUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T20:18:29.628-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 08:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Overland Park, Kan. • A man opened fire outside a Jewish community center on Sunday, killing two people before driving over to a retirement community a few blocks away and killing someone else, authorities said. Police arrested the suspect in the parking lot of a nearby elementary school shortly after the shootings, which happened minutes apart at around 1 p.m. in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park. Family members have identified two of the three people killed as a man and his 14-year-old g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57814681@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:18:29 MDT Sports briefs: Kansas 7-footer Joel Embiid declares for NBA draft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57798535-77/embiid-college-draft-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57798535-77/embiid-college-draft-kansas.html.csp">Sports briefs: Kansas 7-footer Joel Embiid declares for NBA draft</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T20:40:01.61-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 08:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College basketball • Kansas freshman 7-footer Joel Embiid will enter the NBA draft after a breakthrough season that ended with a stress fracture in his back that kept him out of the NCAA tourney. Embiid, who had been mulling whether to return for weeks, said during a news conference Wednesday in Lawrence, Kan., that he decided Sunday. The Cameroon native is raw, having picked up the game just a few years ago. But his athleticism made a believer out of NBA scouts, and many think Embiid will join ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57798535@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:40:01 MDT Kentucky wilts at foul line in title game loss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790664-77/game-kentucky-uconn-calipari.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790664-77/game-kentucky-uconn-calipari.html.csp">Kentucky wilts at foul line in title game loss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T16:58:04.435-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arlington, Texas • Another team coached by John Calipari was done in at that harmless strip of paint just 15 feet from the basket. After shooting well from the free throw line much of the season, the kids from Kentucky wilted when it mattered most Monday night. Their inability to make one of the simplest shots in basketball was a big reason why the Wildcats lost 60-54 to Connecticut in the national championship game. “Well, you could say that, but the way we started the game probably cost us the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577906642014-04-09T16:58:04.435-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T16:58:04.435-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790664@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:58:04 MDT Kragthorpe: BYU, Utah couldn’t do what UConn, Kentucky have done http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57785172-77/lost-seed-byu-kentucky.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57785172-77/lost-seed-byu-kentucky.html.csp">Kragthorpe: BYU, Utah couldn’t do what UConn, Kentucky have done</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:37.939-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By losing in the early stages of the NCAA Tournament, Utah and BYU have provided their own illustrations of how unusual it is for the low-seeded teams from Connecticut and Kentucky to have reached tonight’s basketball championship game. Since the tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, BYU and Utah have been seeded No. 7, 8 or 9 (basically, No. 9 is the same as No. 8) a combined nine times. In every case, the Cougars and Utes have conformed to their seeding, never upsetting a No. 1 or No. 2 see...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785172@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:37 MDT RSL plays rare game without Rimando, Beltran, Wingert http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57776959-77/rsl-kansas-rimando-beltran.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57776959-77/rsl-kansas-rimando-beltran.html.csp">RSL plays rare game without Rimando, Beltran, Wingert</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stuart Goldman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T17:50:15.319-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 05:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Kan. • It is a rare occurrence when Real Salt Lake does not play with goalkeeper Nick Rimando, defender Tony Beltran and defender Chris Wingert in the lineup. The last time that happened was Sept. 28, when RSL won 1-0 at Vancouver. Before that, you have to go back to Oct. 6, 2007, a 3-2 loss to Chivas USA at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Rimando injured his knee and Beltran sprained his ankle while playing for the U.S. men’s national team in Wednesday’s friendly with Mexico, a 2-2 draw. Wing...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57776959@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:50:15 MDT Kansas lawmakers OK bill to void local gun rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779458-68/gun-kansas-local-officials.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779458-68/gun-kansas-local-officials.html.csp">Kansas lawmakers OK bill to void local gun rules</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HANNA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Political Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T15:57:01.507-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 03:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Topeka, Kan. • Kansas legislators gave final approval Saturday to a bill that would nullify city and county gun restrictions and ensure that it’s legal across the state to openly carry firearms, a measure the National Rifle Association sees as a model for stripping local officials of their gun-regulating power. The House approved the legislation, 102-19, a day after the Senate passed it, 37-2. The measure goes next to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback. He hasn’t said whether he’ll sign it, but he’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577794582014-04-05T15:57:01.507-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T15:57:01.507-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779458@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:57:01 MDT Real Salt Lake: Another chapter in rivalry with Sporting KC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57774262-77/rsl-sporting-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57774262-77/rsl-sporting-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Another chapter in rivalry with Sporting KC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T22:59:58.886-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The disdain is palpable. And for good measure. Saturday night’s 2013 MLS Cup rematch at Sporting Park between Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City won’t have the stakes of that miserably cold Dec. 7 night last winter, but it’s the only time these two teams face off in 2014. Unless they meet again in … well, you know. “I think it’s a high-profile game this time because it’s a rematch of the final game of last season,” said RSL GM Garth Lagerwey. “In the NFL, it would occupy the same st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57774262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:59:58 MDT Real Salt Lake preps for Sporting KC without bevy of starters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57759903-77/rsl-sporting-kansas-cassar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57759903-77/rsl-sporting-kansas-cassar.html.csp">Real Salt Lake preps for Sporting KC without bevy of starters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T11:52:13.614-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 11:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Minutes after wrapping up his first training session in weeks Tuesday afternoon, Sebastian Velasquez had his own take on the Real Salt Lake rivalry still brewing with Sporting Kansas City. The RSL midfielder, who’s been hampered by a hamstring injury thus far, said the chatter between the two MLS Cup finalists from 2013 is healthy. “But at the end of the day,” Velasquez said, “it’s the score that does all the talking.” It did in 2013, when Sporting Kansas City beat RSL in a penalty kick ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57759903@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:52:13 MDT Jayhawks’ Wiggins off to NBA after freshman season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57754897-77/wiggins-decision-embiid-self.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57754897-77/wiggins-decision-embiid-self.html.csp">Jayhawks’ Wiggins off to NBA after freshman season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By dave skretta</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:12.846-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lawrence, Kan. • Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins made official Monday what he’s been telling folks all along: He’s headed to the NBA after his only season with the Jayhawks. The 6-foot-8 forward, who was voted second-team All-America earlier in the day, is expected to go in the top three picks in the June draft. Many believe he could go first overall. “It wasn’t an easy decision because the fans showed me so much love here,” said Wiggins, choking up briefly during a news conference at Allen F...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577548972014-03-31T23:26:12.846-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:12.846-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57754897@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:26:12 MDT Whitecaps win with PK, remain unbeaten http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745382-77/minute-houston-sporting-vancouver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745382-77/minute-houston-sporting-vancouver.html.csp">Whitecaps win with PK, remain unbeaten</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, British Columbia • Kenny Miller scored on a penalty kick in the 58th minute, leading the unbeaten Vancouver Whitecaps to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday. Jordan Harvey had Vancouver’s first goal in the 14th minute in front of a sellout crowd of 21,000 at B.C. Place Stadium. Miller rolled his spot kick into the right corner of the net, lifting the Whitecaps to a 2-0 lead. Ricardo Clark responded for Houston in the 75th minute, but that was all the scoring for the Dyna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577453822014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57745382@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:02 MDT Appeals court rules Kansas can stop funding Planned Parenthood http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57730870-68/parenthood-planned-court-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57730870-68/parenthood-planned-court-kansas.html.csp">Appeals court rules Kansas can stop funding Planned Parenthood</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROXANA HEGEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T21:37:02.406-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 09:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wichita, Kan. • A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled that Kansas can strip two Planned Parenthood clinics of federal family planning money while the organization moves forward with its legal challenge of a state law it says is retaliation for its advocacy of abortion rights. Kansas is among several conservative states that have sought in recent years to strip Planned Parenthood of funding. At issue in Tuesday’s ruling is money distributed to states under Title X, a federally financed family...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577308702014-03-25T21:37:02.406-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T21:37:02.406-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57730870@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:37:02 MDT Stanford educates Kansas youngsters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp">Stanford educates Kansas youngsters</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Kansas knows all about Stanford now. The Cardinal couldn’t deny a slight at a news conference a day earlier fueled them just a bit before pulling their second — and much bigger — upset of the NCAA tournament. Kansas freshmen Andrew Wiggins and Wayne Selden Jr. ducked their heads and giggled Saturday when asked about Chasson Randle, Stanford’s leading scorer. “We definitely saw that video,” Randle said Sunday after the No. 10 seed Cardinal beat the second-seeded Jayhawks 60-57 to adva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577196752014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719675@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:13 MDT NCAA Tournament: Kentucky 56, Kansas State 49 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715545-77/state-kansas-kentucky-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715545-77/state-kansas-kentucky-points.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Kentucky 56, Kansas State 49</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:18.704-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ST. LOUIS • Julius Randle had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Aaron Harrison finished with 18 points and No. 8 seed Kentucky beat Kansas State 56-49 to earn a date with top-seeded Wichita State. The preseason No. 1, Kentucky (25-10) is finally starting to live up to the expectations that came with its heralded recruiting class. John Calipari’s bunch nearly knocked of Florida in the SEC title game last week and seemed to carry that momentum into the NCAA tournament Friday night. Now, the question is w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577155452014-03-22T16:45:18.704-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:18.704-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57715545@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:18 MDT NCAA Tournament: Kansas 80, Eastern Kentucky 69 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57714270-77/jayhawks-kansas-points-kentucky.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57714270-77/jayhawks-kansas-points-kentucky.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Kansas 80, Eastern Kentucky 69</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:19.542-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ST. LOUIS • Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points, Jamari Traylor and Perry Ellis had double-doubles and second-seeded Kansas pulled away down the stretch to beat pesky Eastern Kentucky 80-69 on Friday in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Traylor finished with 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Ellis had 14 points and 13 boards for the Jayhawks (25-9), who trailed 56-53 with 9 minutes to go before their game-ending charge. They advanced to play No. 10 seed Stanford, a 58-53 winner over seventh-seed...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577142702014-03-22T16:45:19.542-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:19.542-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57714270@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:19 MDT NCAA Tournament: In South, Gators’ path not easy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57685566-77/gators-tournament-game-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57685566-77/gators-tournament-game-region.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: In South, Gators’ path not easy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba brown | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T23:09:45.812-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The South Region is packed with star-power and traditional names, including the top-ranked team in the country, Florida. The path to the Final Four will be difficult for the Southeastern Conference-champion Gators, though, as Kansas (No. 2 seed), Syracuse (No. 3), UCLA (No. 4), Virginia Commonwealth (No. 5) and Ohio State (No. 6) give this region plenty of programs used to making noise in March. The Gators would face the winner of Colorado-Pittsburgh in the round of 32, while a potential game...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57685566@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 23:09:45 MDT MLS: Jermain Defoe scores twice as Toronto beats Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57688794-77/toronto-seattle-defoe-sporting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57688794-77/toronto-seattle-defoe-sporting.html.csp">MLS: Jermain Defoe scores twice as Toronto beats Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Former Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe scored twice in the first half of his Major League Soccer debut, and new-look Toronto FC held off the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Saturday. Defoe’s debut upstaged the return of U.S. national team midfielder Michael Bradley to MLS in his first game for Toronto. Defoe and Bradley were the centerpieces of a major offseason makeover by Toronto that also included the acquisition of Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar on loan. All three made their season debut...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576887942014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57688794@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 23:33:13 MDT College basketball: Seton Hall defeats No. 3 Villanova on buzzer-beater http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57679309-77/state-hall-seton-villanova.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57679309-77/state-hall-seton-villanova.html.csp">College basketball: Seton Hall defeats No. 3 Villanova on buzzer-beater</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Sterling Gibbs hit a step-back jumper at the buzzer and Seton Hall stunned No. 3 Villanova 64-63 in a thrilling Big East quarterfinal Thursday, a loss that could cost the Wildcats a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. Eugene Teague had 19 points and 12 rebounds for the eighth-seeded Pirates (17-16), who advanced to the Big East tournament semifinals for the first time in 13 years. They will play Providence on Friday night at Madison Square Garden. Josh Hart came off the bench and sco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576793092014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-13T21:58:24.954-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57679309@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:58:24 MDT