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Shea Rush, JaRon's son, will do what his father wasn't able to do

Shea was two months old when Roy Williams, then the coach at Kansas, pulled a scholarship offer for JaRon, then one of the nation's top recruits. JaRon and Williams haven't spoken in the 18 years since, and each say they regret how that ended. Now, Shea will play for Williams at North Carolina. (Video by Monty Davis and Sam Mellinger, Rush photos courtesy of Stephen Rock.)

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Reluctant triple-jumper rose to one of nation's best

Park Hill senior Papay Glaywulu wanted a letter for his varsity jacket so he got into doing jumps. Now he's among the best high schoolers in the nation in the triple jump. Watch Glaywulu triple jump at the Gary Parker Invitational at Blue Springs High School.
Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
Reluctant triple-jumper rose to one of nation's best 0:58

Reluctant triple-jumper rose to one of nation's best

Highlights from the Greater Kansas City Basketball Coaches Association dunk contest 1:50

Highlights from the Greater Kansas City Basketball Coaches Association dunk contest

Eric Driskell's nephew, wife speak at memorial: 'The guy was so much bigger than football' 3:11

Eric Driskell's nephew, wife speak at memorial: 'The guy was so much bigger than football'

Rockhurst twin wrestlers Cameron, Colin Valdiviez on friendly rivalry 0:47

Rockhurst twin wrestlers Cameron, Colin Valdiviez on friendly rivalry