KU Sports
KU AD Jeff Long expects hiring process for Hudy replacement to move quickly
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 20:00:35 -0500
The process to replace two longtime Kansas Athletics sports performance employees is underway and KU Athletic Director Jeff Long hopes to have at least one hire made in the next two weeks. By Matt Tait
Report: Joe Dineen out for remainder of preseason
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 14:58:32 -0500
A hand injury he suffered during Denver’s Monday Night Football exhibition earlier this week is expected to keep former Kansas linebacker Joe Dineen out for the remainder of the NFL’s preseason.
KU's inside linebacker duo forms important bond during preseason camp
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:43:35 -0500
It has become a routine during preseason camp. Shane Jackson
'Miles To Go' set to debut on ESPN+ on Aug. 29
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:01:34 -0500
Any Kansas football fans who have looked forward to getting some behind the scenes glimpses of Les Miles and the Jayhawks through a new ESPN+ series will have to wait another week — and then binge watch the first four episodes before the season kicks off. By Benton Smith
Les Miles notes standouts from final full contact practice of preseason
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:46:47 -0500
Kansas football coach Les Miles left a steamy preseason practice early Tuesday afternoon not drowning in sweat, rather once again in a buoyant mood. Following what Miles disclosed would be the last camp practice during which the team tackled throughout, from start to finish, he opened his press conference by talking up some top offensive performers. By Benton Smith
Kansas coaches expecting 2019 to be different for senior wideout Daylon Charlot
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:14:00 -0500
After a few rough seasons of limited snaps and even a position change, Kansas wide receiver Daylon Charlot is right again, and his coaches believe they know why. By Matt Tait
Report: MAC concept for football scholarship rule change mirrors idea pushed by KU's Jeff Long
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:40:08 -0500
An idea pushed this past spring by University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long, which would allow a football program to sign as many as 35 players in one recruiting class and 50 over a two-year period, may be picking up some steam nationally. By Benton Smith
Notebook: D.J. Eliot shares thoughts on camp standouts, D-line and 'Hawk'
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:25:47 -0500
Now that D.J. Eliot has 15 spring practices and two-plus weeks of preseason camp behind him, Eliot is much more familiar with the defensive personnel on the Kansas football roster than he was when he agreed to become the defensive coordinator for head coach Les Miles. By Benton Smith
Liam Jones, Jacob Borcila remain 'dead even' in KU's kicker competition
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 12:03:21 -0500
The starting quarterback battle isn’t the only competition up in the air for the Kansas football team. Shane Jackson
KU volleyball tops Wichita State in exhibition play
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 21:11:45 -0500
The Kansas volleyball team earned a 3-2 victory over Wichita State inside Wichita's Koch Arena in the Jayhawks’ lone exhibition match of the 2019 season on Saturday.
Former KU runner Bryce Hoppel signs with Adidas
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 15:43:00 -0500
A two-time NCAA Champion with the University of Kansas track program, Bryce Hoppel announced on Saturday he has signed a professional contract to represent Adidas.
Les Miles: Jayhawks 'need to improve' with season opener approaching
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 15:36:58 -0500
Dating back to the spring and continuing on through the summer and into preseason camp, first-year Kansas football coach Les Miles has leaned into letting those who are listening know that he feels positive about his new team. So much so that it almost seemed out of character on Friday at KU’s media day when Miles referenced some shortcomings while answering questions about the team’s goals. By Benton Smith
'Years of hard work' pay off for KU D-lineman and former walk-on Sam Burt
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:39:36 -0500
As soon as Kansas football head coach Les Miles handed him the Gatorade towel, junior nose tackle Sam Burt knew something was up. A walk-on the previous two seasons who played mainly on the scout team and special teams, Burt received the unexpected gift from Miles Wednesday night. By Braden Shaw
Kansas soccer earns exhibition draw vs. Omaha
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:31:15 -0500
The Kansas women’s soccer team unofficially opened the 2019 season with a 0-0 tie against Omaha in an exhibition match on Friday night at Rock Chalk Park.
Jayhawks plan to utilize depth of offensive line this season
Fri, 16 Aug 2019 22:19:38 -0500
With the season two weeks away, Kansas offensive line coach Luke Meadows has yet to narrow his unit down to five starters. And that is by design. Shane Jackson