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KU Programming on MidcoSN

Midco Sports Network® is back in action – and it’s the place to be for your University of Kansas sports. MidcoSN® will air KU Athletics programming through the upcoming sports seasons. Look for live pregame and postgame coverage of football and men’s basketball on Jayhawk Gameday Live featuring instant analysis, reactions and highlights. Weekly...
Filed Under Football | Basketball | College

Toilet Poll?

How long will new head coaches at Kansas and Kansas State last? Hopefully for the entire state, the answer is “a very long time.”
Filed Under Football | College

The Changing Times of Bigtime College Athletics

When the college football geniuses came up with this four-team tournament idea, it was only a matter of time until the regular bowl games became jokes. The snickering, however, began much quicker than expected. Already, top players are bowing out of their worthless exhibition matches in order to avoid injury and prepare for the upcoming NFL Draft....
Filed Under Football | Basketball | College

Priority #1: Find a Quarterback

If new head coach Les Miles and new offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey hope to have any football success at the University of Kansas, they had better go find a legitimate quarterback. History suggests that without an above-average signal caller, KU has no chance. Glen Mason lasted nine seasons on the job, mainly because he had a knack for finding...
Filed Under Football | College

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...
Filed Under Football | High School