Gary Woodland celebrates after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Sunday, June 16, 2019, in Pebble Beach, Calif.

Woodland wins! Former Jayhawk star captures first career major at U.S. Open

After taking the lead with a monster second round at famed Pebble Beach, former Kansas golf standout Gary Woodland kept the lead to the end, finishing the job Sunday afternoon with the first major title of his career. By Matt Tait

June 16, 2019


KU Sports Extra

Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

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