COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Kansas stays perfect behind Keith Langford • UConn women off to a slow start • Oklahoma State lacks an inside presence

BASEBALL

Decision day nears for prize free agent Carlos Beltran • Some other big names--Delgado, Ordo√±ez--are still on the market

THE NBA

Wizards surge thanks to guards • Bucks' T.J. Ford ponders his uncertain future • Jazz can't overcome loss of Andrei Kirilenko

COLOR PHOTOPhotograph by Greg Nelson BIG BIRD With its imposing Jayhawks logo underfoot, Kansas stayed unbeaten by defeating Georgia Tech 70--68 in overtime last Saturday (page 70).