Democrats and other Brownback critics contend that the state's ongoing budget problems prove that his economic policies have failed.
Cheick Diallo and the KU men's basketball team will play Oregon State on Saturday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
The 2015 class of Academic All-Stars includes, front row from left, Joel Sweeney, Anna Sophia Westbrook, Katherine Webber, Chloe O'Dell and Spencer Morgan. Back row left are: Grace Mader, Grace Reilly, Jack Ziegler, Broderick Topil and Brian Chang.
Kansas running back Tony Pierson gets up the field past Iowa State defenders Kamari Cotton-Moya (5) and Nigel Tribune, back, during the first quarter on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.
Kansas guard Frank Mason gets to the bucket past Emporia State guards Terrence Moore (11) and Tyler Jordan during the first half on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014.