The ball was at 30. It was third down, and KU needed a stop. By Scott Chasen
Among the miscellaneous errors that made it impossible for the upset-minded Kansas football team to topple West Virginia Saturday at Memorial Stadium, the penalties and turnovers bothered head coach David Beaty most of all. By Benton Smith
Now that new University of Kansas chancellor Dr. Doug Girod made it clear he stands behind athletic director Sheahon Zenger and football coach David Beaty and no changes will be made there any time soon, the challenge to Saturday’s home football game became seeking a sign, any sign, of progress from a football program running on a hamster wheel for going on eight years. By Tom Keegan
After a 56-34 home loss to West Virginia on Saturday, Kansas football coach David Beaty discussed his disappointment with the fourth quarter and how the Jayhawks planned to utilize Khalil Herbert and the team's rushing attack.
If it were possible for one man on an outmatched Kansas football roster to carry the entire program to an upset victory over West Virginia Saturday, it was going to be Khalil Herbert. By Benton Smith
Despite one of the best outings in school history by sophomore running back Khalil Herbert on Saturday, the Kansas football team couldn’t keep up with West Virginia in a 56-34 loss at Memorial Stadium in its Big 12 opener. By Bobby Nightengale
The Jayhawks (1-2), after struggling defensively against the MAC's Central Michigan and Ohio, open Big 12 play at home versus one of the league's most complete offenses, West Virginia (2-1).