KU Sports
Kansas trying to find 'exciting' ways to use depth at running back as an advantage
Sun, 07 Aug 2022 21:53:50 -0500
One of Kansas' strengths entering the season appears to be the depth it has at running back. Determining how it can use those players is one of the coaches' primary challenges during training camp. By Zac Boyer
Kansas football coaches to players after high-profile additions: 'Everything is earned here'
Sat, 06 Aug 2022 20:09:23 -0500
Even though Kansas added 19 players via transfer since the end of last season, many with starting experience, the coaches have insisted that every spot is up for grabs. By Zac Boyer
Devin Neal to in-state recruits considering Kansas: 'Don't be afraid to take risks'
Sat, 06 Aug 2022 12:39:44 -0500
Devin Neal grew up in Lawrence as a Kansas fan and chose to play for the Jayhawks — and has been urging other in-state high school players to consider doing so as well. By Zac Boyer
Kansas begins answering biggest questions in first week of training camp
Fri, 05 Aug 2022 12:47:27 -0500
How will Kansas get so many running backs on the field? What are the biggest remaining position battles? The first week of training camp has provided insight into what can be expected from the Jayhawks this season. By Zac Boyer
New Kansas linebacker Lorenzo McCaskill participates in first practice after transfer
Thu, 04 Aug 2022 12:04:18 -0500
Lorenzo McCaskill, an inside linebacker who missed the first two days of training camp as he transferred to Kansas from Louisiana, participated in his first practice on Thursday. By Zac Boyer
Regardless of role, Kansas' Jason Bean focused on 'moving in the right direction'
Wed, 03 Aug 2022 16:47:12 -0500
Jason Bean said Wednesday that the plan to have Jalon Daniels start at quarterback in the season opener on Sept. 2 is "nothing that I can control" and he remains focused on being able to show he can make an impact during training camp. By Zac Boyer
All signs pointed to Kansas for 4-star combo guard Chris Johnson
Wed, 03 Aug 2022 16:21:27 -0500
The University of Kansas men’s basketball program landed its first oral commitment in the 2023 recruiting class on Tuesday evening, when four-star prospect Chris Johnson announced his plans to attend KU. On Wednesday, Johnson and his mentor, former Texas Longhorn T.J. Ford, told the Journal-World why KU was the right fit. By Matt Tait
Kansas QB Jalon Daniels: Starting can 'show more people what I'm able to do'
Wed, 03 Aug 2022 13:25:35 -0500
Kansas quarterback Jalon Daniels said that being named the starting quarterback by coach Lance Leipold won't affect his preparation throughout preseason training camp. By Zac Boyer
4-star combo guard Chris Johnson picks Kansas
Tue, 02 Aug 2022 18:21:31 -0500
The University of Kansas men’s basketball program landed its first oral commitment in the 2023 recruiting class on Tuesday evening, when four-star prospect Chris Johnson announced his plans to attend KU. By Matt Tait
Kansas coach Lance Leipold expects quarterback Jalon Daniels to start in Week 1
Tue, 02 Aug 2022 12:48:28 -0500
Kansas coach Lance Leipold said Tuesday that he expects Jalon Daniels to be the starting quarterback when the season opens — a role that has seemed likely for Daniels since the final month of last season. By Zac Boyer
Jalon Daniels can 'learn and grow' as Kansas' quarterback as training camp opens
Mon, 01 Aug 2022 17:35:40 -0500
Jalon Daniels spent the last few months working to remove all doubt that he will be the quarterback who leads Kansas' turnaround this season and into the future as training camp opens Tuesday morning. By Zac Boyer
Big 12, BIG EAST extend annual college hoops series
Mon, 01 Aug 2022 13:35:35 -0500
The Big 12 Conference on Monday announced a two-year extension of its college basketball clash with the BIG EAST. By Matt Tait
Lance Leipold's second season at Kansas to feature Big 12-high 19 transfers
Fri, 29 Jul 2022 22:56:04 -0500
It wasn't until late in October that Kansas coach Lance Leipold realized the Jayhawks needed to get older. Leipold, who was hired the previous April, had too many challenges to confront during his first several months on the job to recognize what it meant to have a team full of underclassmen. By Zac Boyer
KU football notebook: Daniels befriends South Florida freshman, Neal an admirer of Deuce Vaughn
Fri, 29 Jul 2022 16:49:00 -0500
Quarterback Jalon Daniels' attempt to form a bond with each of his Kansas teammates led to a seemingly unlikely friendship developing over the summer. By Zac Boyer
As others look for more wins, Kansas football coach Lance Leipold continues to emphasize importance of establishing solid foundation
Thu, 28 Jul 2022 14:25:46 -0500
Despite the perception of improvement during the offseason and a newfound belief in the program's ability to compete, any measures of the Kansas football team's progress this season aren't likely to be seen in the standings. That doesn't deter coach Lance Leipold — or any of his players, who remain committed to the project of trying to turn the woebegone program around. By Zac Boyer