KU Sports
Lance Leipold hopeful KU football RB Amauri Pesek-Hickson can play 'a little bit more'
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 22:45:38 -0500
Following a brief appearance for Amauri Pesek-Hickson late in the Kansas football team’s road loss at Coastal Carolina this past week, head coach Lance Leipold hopes the redshirt freshman running back can keep easing his way into a larger workload moving forward.
5 questions with KU football super-senior D-end Kyron Johnson
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 21:39:59 -0500
Ahead of KU’s Week 3 Big 12 opener versus Baylor (2:30 p.m. Saturday, ESPN+), Kyron Johnson spoke about his role and what he’s hoping to get accomplished — on and off the field — this fall with the Jayhawks.
Freshman forward KJ Adams an early standout at Kansas basketball boot camp, according to 2 of his teammates
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:29:42 -0500
Three days into the Kansas basketball program’s latest round of boot camp, seniors Ochai Agbaji and Cam Martin highlighted freshman forward KJ Adams as one of the standouts so far. By Matt Tait
Coming off first productive game with KU football, RB Devin Neal wants to be 'more physical'
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:08:33 -0500
The Kansas football coaches asked far more of running back Devin Neal in Week 2 than they did in the Jayhawks’ opener. So much so that the true freshman became the featured back for the offense on its second possession at Coastal Carolina, with Neal seven days removed from his one-carry, one-yard college debut.
Kansas men's basketball program to open Big 12 slate at home vs. TCU on Jan. 1
Wed, 15 Sep 2021 15:08:23 -0500
The Kansas men's basketball team will open Big 12 play on Jan. 1 at home against TCU, the conference revealed Wednesday. The Big 12 Conference released the complete conference schedule for both the men's teams and the women's teams Wednesday, and the Kansas men's basketball program will be featured four times on ESPN's Big Monday.
Notebook: KU football O-lineman Colin Grunhard 'doubtful' this week
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 16:51:26 -0500
The Kansas football team could be without starting offensive lineman Colin Grunhard again this week, when the Jayhawks open Big 12 play.
KU volleyball's Caroline Bien earns Big 12 honor
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 13:03:08 -0500
Already carrying the title of preseason freshman of the year, Kansas outside hitter/libero Caroline Bien was named the Big 12 Conference's Rookie of the Week on Tuesday after her stellar weekend at the Kansas Invitational.
KU golfer Luke Kluver wins Gopher Invitational as Jayhawks tie for team title
Mon, 13 Sep 2021 17:12:14 -0500
Kansas sophomore Luke Kluver won the Gopher Invitational golf tournament on Monday with a final-round 66 and led the Jayhawks to a co-championship with a team score of 14-under par.
Lance Leipold: Big 12 adding 'highly successful' football programs in BYU, Cincinnati, UCF and Houston
Mon, 13 Sep 2021 14:14:03 -0500
Lance Leipold won’t have to worry about his Kansas football team taking on BYU, Cincinnati, UCF or Houston any time soon, but Leipold expects the four future Big 12 programs will be “fine additions” to the conference.
KU Chancellor Girod believes KU is on good footing following recent Big 12 expansion
Mon, 13 Sep 2021 12:32:53 -0500
University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas Girod said Monday that KU “ended up in a good place,” in the wake of last week’s addition of four schools to the revamped Big 12 Conference. By Matt Tait
Freshman Caroline Bien leads Kansas volleyball to 3rd sweep in a row with strong all-around play
Sat, 11 Sep 2021 17:10:44 -0500
Kansas freshman Caroline Bien recorded double-digit kills in three straight matches to lead the Kansas volleyball team to three sweeps in taking the Kansas Invitational crown over the weekend. By Matt Tait
Jayhawks see some offensive progress, despite loss at No. 17 Coastal Carolina
Sat, 11 Sep 2021 16:28:41 -0500
Members of the Kansas football team didn’t leave Brooks Stadium carefree Friday night following the Jayhawks’ 49-22 loss at No. 17 Coastal Carolina. But head coach Lance Leipold and KU’s skill players witnessed some offensive growth they considered promising in Week 2.
Jayhawks can't keep up wtih No. 17 Chanticleers at Coastal Carolina
Fri, 10 Sep 2021 22:07:06 -0500
Quarterback Jason Bean flashed again for the Kansas football team Friday night at Brooks Stadium, but that wasn’t nearly enough for the Jayhawks to keep up with No. 17 Coastal Carolina.
As Big 12 expands, AD Travis Goff vows to remain in pursuit of what's best for KU
Fri, 10 Sep 2021 19:22:01 -0500
University of Kansas Athletic Director Travis Goff considered Friday’s Big 12 expansion a good day for the conference, but Goff didn’t slam the door on KU looking elsewhere in the future.
Big 12 invites BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join
Fri, 10 Sep 2021 09:32:14 -0500
The Big 12 extended membership invitations Friday to BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join the Power Five league that will be losing Oklahoma and Texas to the Southeastern Conference.