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KU football special teams no-show in Sunflower Showdown
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 16:57:27 -0500
The winless Kansas football team found a new way to lose in 2020 on Saturday in Manhattan. In earlier games this season, it had been KU’s offense or defense — or both — that did the Jayhawks in. But during the Sunflower Showdown, the Jayhawks’ special teams no-showed and took the majority of the blame in a 55-14 rout.
Notebook: Miles expecting Williams to return in 2021
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 15:41:46 -0500
According to Kansas football head coach Les Miles, the Jayhawks are expecting to have running back Pooka Williams back on the roster in 2021.
Quick recap: KU football suffers lopsided loss to Kansas State in Sunflower Showdown
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 14:31:31 -0500
Kansas State scored on two different punt returns and added a pick-six for good measure in a 55-14 win over Kansas Saturday afternoon.
KUsports Live: Kansas football at Kansas State
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 10:01:53 -0500
Follow along during the game with our crew and the KUsports.com community.
Enaruna, Agbaji pace crimson squad to 23-18 win over blue team at Late Night in the Phog
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 20:46:21 -0500
Showcasing just how deep the 2020-21 Kansas basketball team is, sophomore guard Tristan Enaruna stole the show and led the crimson team to a 23-18 victory during Friday’s pre-recorded scrimmage at Virtual Late Night in the Phog. By Matt Tait
Gameday Breakdown: KU football at No. 20 K-State
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 12:48:29 -0500
Ideally, upon losing arguably the most important skill player on the roster earlier this week, the Kansas football team would be able to ease into life without running back Pooka Williams by leaning on its veteran receivers and the passing game. However, the Jayhawks’ lack of any consistency at quarterback and struggles along the offensive line make that a risky venture.
No. 8 Kansas falls to No. 5 TCU in Big 12 soccer clash
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 07:33:48 -0500
The 8th-ranked Kansas soccer team dropped its first match at home of the season on Thursday night, falling 2-0 to No. 5 TCU at Rock Chalk Park.
Alabama prep WR Tanaka Scott Jr. commits to KU
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 20:35:55 -0500
With the early signing period a little less than two months away, the Kansas football program added another receiving prospect to its upcoming recruiting class.
Jayhawks exploring five-guard lineups in preparation for 2020-21 hoops season
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 15:23:18 -0500
The recent departure of senior forward Silvio De Sousa has inspired Kansas basketball coach Bill Self to explore the idea of playing five-guard lineups this season. By Matt Tait
Les Miles reiterates his support of Pooka Williams' opt out
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:27:17 -0500
Speaking in a public forum for the first time since Pooka Williams opted out of the rest of the season, Kansas football coach Les Miles said Wednesday night on his “Hawk Talk” radio show that the running back made a “great decision” given the circumstances.
Five-star Kansas freshman Bryce Thompson much more than just a scorer
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:19:55 -0500
Kansas freshman Bryce Thompson has been known as a scorer throughout his basketball playing life, and his ability to put the ball in the basket has expanded with each passing year. But those who know the KU freshman best believe his defense could be an equally dangerous element of his success at the college level. By Matt Tait
Les Miles indicates more than 1 QB could play at K-State
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 09:59:55 -0500
Perhaps Miles Kendrick won’t start for Kansas in the upcoming Sunflower Showdown after all. KU football coach Les Miles was back to his old tricks on his “Hawk Talk” radio show Wednesday night, speaking in vague terms while discussing the quarterback position.
Klieman: Wildcats know they can't look past Jayhawks
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 17:29:46 -0500
If ever there was a time for an opponent to look past the Kansas football team, it’s this week. The Jayhawks are winless. Their star running back just opted out of the season. And even with Pooka Williams, KU averaged just 261.3 yards per game (75th in the country, out of 77 FBS teams that have played) and 15.3 points (74th) during its 0-4 start.
TCU postpones this week's volleyball matches versus Kansas
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 16:43:34 -0500
The Kansas volleyball team's two-match series at TCU, scheduled for Thursday and Friday at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, has been postponed.
KU sophomores Franklin, Kersgieter earn preseason honorable mention Big 12 nods
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 16:42:08 -0500
The Kansas women’s basketball program landed two players on the Big 12 Conference’s preseason all-Big 12 teams on Wednesday, with sophomores Zakiyah Franklin and Holly Kersgieter earning honorable mention nods.