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Former Jayhawk JaCorey Shepherd sprinting toward starting spot in Philadelphia?

He has only been playing the position for a few years, but former Kansas University standout JaCorey Shepherd may already have positioned himself to become a starting cornerback in the NFL. By Matt Tait

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Broncos take a look at former KU WR Nigel King

The Denver Broncos may be looking to add another former Kansas University football to the three they already have on their roster.

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Lions’ Bledsoe cuts list to 10; KU makes cut

Lawrence High senior football standout Amani Bledsoe cut his list of potential college choices on Sunday.

KU likely to add walk-on from KCKCC

Clay Young, a 6-foot-5 former Kansas City Kansas Community College and Lansing High forward, likely will be officially added to Kansas University’s basketball roster as a non-scholarship player this week, KU coach Bill Self told the Journal-World on Sunday.By Gary Bedore

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Bill Self put to test by young Olathe campers

Bill Self faced a firing squad in the form of 200 or so basketball campers who grilled Kansas University’s coach with an assortment of personal questions Sunday morning at Olathe South High. By Gary Bedore

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Kansas freshmen drawing praise

Sports Illustrated has great expectations for two of Kansas University’s incoming freshmen basketball players.

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Beaty likes KU’s options at running back

When David Beaty arrived at Kansas University as its new football coach in December, it looked as if finding a starting running back would be the least of his problems.

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Jayhawks predicted to extend Big 12 title streak

Kansas University’s basketball team will win its 12th consecutive regular-season Big 12 title this season, predicted on Friday.

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KU cornerback Stewart profits from Perry’s insight

So impressed was cornerback Brandon Stewart about the opportunity to continue his football career at Kansas University, that he committed to KU while on a visit to California last December.

KU golfer second

Kansas University incoming freshman women’s golfer Ari Fonseca Diaz shot a 2-under 286 total to place second in the Optimist International Junior Golf Championship on Friday.

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KU target Bolden schedules Duke visit, will still visit Kansas

Texas high school power forward deluxe Marques Bolden, who attended last season’s Late Night in the Phog on an unofficial campus visit, will visit Duke officially Sept. 18-19, according to By Gary Bedore

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Numbers crunch: Failed recruiting efforts leave Jayhawks short-handed

It’s no secret that first-year head coach David Beaty and the Kansas University football program are dealing with a light deck heading into the 2015 season. By Matt Tait

KU swimmer to compete at World Championships

Kansas University backstroker Yulduz Kuchkarova will compete against the top swimmers on the planet at the 2015 FINA World Championships next week in Kazan, Russia.

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KU target Giles to play at Oak Hill

Kansas University recruiting target Harry Giles, a 6-foot-10, 220-pound senior power forward out of Wesleyan Christian Academy in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has decided to play basketball for Oak Hill Academy this school year.

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Bragg’s progress pleases Beaty

While spring practices in April gave Kansas University football coach David Beaty and his new team an opportunity to say hello and work through some of the growing pains associated starting from scratch, it’s preseason camp where the most serious work will be done.

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Column: No. 1 choice: Defensive end Mosby could make impact for Jayhawks

The question, posed in various word combinations, is often asked and almost always followed by a long pause and then a long list of possible answers, not one stated with much conviction.

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Manning in no rush to face Jayhawks in Maui

The leading scorer and rebounder in Kansas University basketball history, who has earned NCAA championship rings at KU as a player and coach, is in no hurry to oppose his alma mater.

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Jayhawks to face Chaminade in Maui Invitational opener

KU's Bill Self, Wake's Danny Manning happy their teams are on opposite sides of bracket

The Kansas University men's basketball team will open this year's Maui Invitational with an 8 p.m. central time tip-off against Chaminade on Nov. 23. The full bracket, which was released Tuesday, features KU taking on the host school in the opener and then facing the winner or loser of the final game of the opening day between UNLV and UCLA.

Column: Kansas football's Bates, Stewart: New team but still teammates

The summer months can drag for college football players, which is why it’s always nice for newcomers to have familiar faces with whom to pass the time.

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Fore thoughts: Self fills in as host of Chalmers’ tourney

Bill Self, who had been too busy coaching his World University Games basketball team and recruiting to play any golf this summer, grabbed an oversized driver and prepared to hit the ceremonial tee shot at the seventh-annual Mario V. Chalmers Foundation Tournament on Monday at Alvamar.