Kansas center Hunter Mickelson (42) reaches to block a shot by Serbia guard Stefan Pot (4) in a Team USA 66-65 win against Serbia Wednesday, July 8, at the World University Games in South Korea.

Column: Mickelson to play big role as senior

Nobody had reason to complain about the way Hunter Mickelson played in the World University Games, where his performance gave him reason to believe he’ll have a more significant role than last season. By Tom Keegan

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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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