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A closer look: The Star’s coverage of KU basketball off the court

Josh Jackson has been at the center of off-court incidents that have raised questions about the KU men’s basketball team and its players.
Josh Jackson has been at the center of off-court incidents that have raised questions about the KU men’s basketball team and its players. rsugg@kcstar.com

The KU men’s basketball team has been embroiled in off-court incidents that, at times, have overshadowed accomplishments on the court.

Here is a a look back at the events, accusations and criminal charges that have unfolded this season.

February

KU found basketball player Lagerald Vick likely hit female student, recommended probation

KU players Josh Jackson, Lagerald Vick are persons of interest in vandalism investigation

Prosecutors waiting on reports before deciding on charges in Lawrence car vandalism case

KU basketball star Josh Jackson won’t miss games after misdemeanor property damage charge

After reporting KU’s Josh Jackson vandalized her car, female player’s time on court decreased

March

Women’s basketball player in Josh Jackson vandalism case treated unfairly by KU, father says

KU’s McKenzie Calvert discusses Josh Jackson vandalism case for first time

Sam Mellinger: Title IX investigation needed to sort through KU basketball mess

KU’s Josh Jackson suspended for Big 12 Tournament opener following traffic citation

Father of KU women’s player: Attorney in Josh Jackson case ‘wanted to pay to make it all go away’

Attorney for KU’s Josh Jackson issues statement disputing ‘narrative that is not accurate’

Kansas did not report bar altercation to Title IX office as required, father tells Senate committee

Kansas' Josh Jackson allegedly threatened women's player with violence, court affidavit says

Sam Mellinger: Set aside blame, hyperbole and realize what Josh Jackson story is about

Josh Jackson was charged with misdemeanor property damage Feb. 24. Here's a summary of recent events involving the KU men's basketball team and McCarthy Hall, where the players reside on campus.

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