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KU notebook: Can Captain Heeney save Jayhawks’ defense?

Kansas’ marketing arm is hoping senior linebacker Ben Heeney, a first-team All-Big 12 middle linebacker, won’t go unnoticed during his final season. Earlier this month, the KU athletic department launched CaptainHeeney.com, a site dedicated to promoting Heeney’s on-field exploits. The site features a superhero theme, complete with a bearded cartoon Heeney stylized as “The Diabolical Defender.”

NCAA infractions chair responds to 'cheating pays'

The chairman of the NCAA's infractions committee says a number of factors could be the cause for the lack of activity by the group that prompted Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to call the enforcement program "broken."

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