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Former Jayhawk Kyle Clemons says being an Olympic gold medalist is ‘slowly but surely settling in’

The United States — with former Kansas runner Kyle Clemons watching from the stands — won the 1,600 relay in Rio, which earned Clemons a gold medal he’s been showing off since returning to the States last week.

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Kyle Clemons keeps gold medal in unexpected place

Former Kansas runner Kyle Clemons talks about where he puts his gold medal after being part of the United States' 4x400 relay team during the 2016 Olympics in Rio. He spoke to reporters on Aug. 26, 2016.
Jesse Newell The Kansas City Star
Kyle Clemons keeps gold medal in unexpected place 0:28

Kyle Clemons keeps gold medal in unexpected place

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Simone Biles is the world’s best gymnast

Take a tour of Copacabana Beach, which is bustling during Olympics 1:06

Take a tour of Copacabana Beach, which is bustling during Olympics

Surveillance from the night U.S. swimmers allege they were robbed in Rio 3:26

Surveillance from the night U.S. swimmers allege they were robbed in Rio