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Why We Should Admire David Beaty

The David Beaty football era at the University of Kansas will go down as one of the worst in the history – at a school that doesn’t have a good history to start with. However, the first-time head coach should get a tip of the cap for doing what many might not: simply accepting the challenge. Let’s be honest, though – the job isn’t easy. In fact,...
Filed Under Football | College

Another City Showdown

It’s late October. The weather is changing. The daylight hours are getting shorter. More importantly, it’s city showdown week! This Friday, the Lawrence High and Free State High football teams go head-to-head for the 22nd time. Bob Lisher has been in charge of the Firebirds for every matchup. For Lions leader Steve Rampy, this is his first...
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The Pooka Effect

It didn’t take long for Kansas freshman “Pooka” Williams to make an immediate impact. I’d say it only took one game. But, honestly, it took less than that. After sitting out week one for unspecified reasons, Williams burst on the scene at Central Michigan. The Louisiana running back carried the ball just 14 times for 125 yards with two...
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Midco Sports Network to Air KU Sports During 2018-19 Season

MidcoSN will distribute Kansas football's season opener and six men's basketball game, as well as 27 live events and the KU spring football game in 2019.
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May Scholar Athlete of the Month

He is a three-sport star that excels on the court, in the classroom and on the stage. Congratulations to the Bishop Seabury Academy senior Thomas Dizerega, our May High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month, presented by Dunco Heating and Cooling.
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University of Kansas Chancellor Announces Leadership Change in Kansas Athletics

University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas A. Girod today announced that Director of Athletics Sheahon Zenger has been relieved of his duties, effective immediately.
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