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KU basketball adds walk-on Young

Clay Young, who has been a Kansas University basketball fan “since a really young age, as long as I can remember,” now gets to play hoops for his beloved Jayhawks.

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Jayhawks seek right emotional state

During last Saturday’s game day simulation, which featured the Jayhawks suiting up in full uniform and running through everything from taking the field to pregame warm-ups and the opening coin toss, co-captain Ben Goodman caught a glimpse of something he did not quite expect.

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Column: Winning’s the key to better football attendance

One good omen for the Kansas University football team can be found in the broadcast booth for Saturday’s 11 a.m. kickoff against South Dakota State.

Clay Young added to KU basketball team as walk-on

Former Lansing High, KCK Community College forward officially joins Jayhawks squad

Former Lansing High standout Clay Young has been added to KU's basketball team as a walk-on

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CB Boateng dismissed from KU football program

Four days before the 2015 season opener against South Dakota State, Kansas University football coach David Beaty has dismissed cornerback Matthew Boateng (far left in above photo) from the team. By Matt Tait

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Transfer Coleby faces year of practice, not play

Bahamas forward says he'll be working on 'everything' this season

Former Ole Miss power forward Dwight Coleby knows it’s going to be extremely difficult to practice, but not play in games during his red-shirt transfer season at Kansas University. By Gary Bedore

Parker receives conference honor

Kansas freshman midfielder Parker Roberts has been honored by the Big 12 Conference as the Freshman Player of the Week.

KU’s Saggau leads Jayhawk women to Bob Timmons Classic win

With a team loaded with juniors and sophomores, Kansas University cross country Stanley Redwine is eager to see what kind of strides his women’s team can make now that the Jayhawks have some experience under their belts.

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Column: Decisions, decisions, decisions

Kansas trails by two points with two seconds remaining and has the ball on South Dakota State’s 18-yard line. A decision will have to be made whether to send Matthew Wyman, the kicker with the stronger foot, or Nick Bartolotta, the more accurate kicker on short distances, to attempt the 35-yard field goal. By Tom Keegan

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Uncharted: Jayhawks working without depth chart

Kansas University defensive end Ben Goodman, a senior, projected starter and co-captain, has not actually seen KU’s two-deep depth chart with his own eyes. And that does not make him much different from anyone else. By Matt Tait

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Kansas State students asked to sign sportsmanship pledge

Kansas State students will have to sign a sportsmanship pledge before they can pick up their tickets for sporting events this year.

Column: Athletes driven by hearts of Lions

When last we spoke, indomitable Abby Vestal, one of my all-time favorite athletes, was busy making arrangements before heading out of town to chase a dream. By Tom Keegan

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Recruiting notebook: Self looking for 'everything'

Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self said “everything,” when asked what he’s looking for in recruiting. By Gary Bedore

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Kansas football notebook: Clean it up

Mistakes are commonplace in season openers across the country, but Kansas University football coach Beaty does not believe they’re necessary. By Matt Tait

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Bill Self says he's 'confident' freshman Diallo will be cleared to play this season

KU coach is also 'nervous because we don't know' status of 6-9 forward who creates lazer-fast pace on court

Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self said on Monday he’s “confident” that 6-foot-9 freshman forward Cheick Diallo will ultimately be cleared by the NCAA Eligibility Center and compete for the Jayhawks during the upcoming season.

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KU football reveals captains for 2015 season

The Kansas University football program on Monday revealed the identity of its three captains for the 2015 season. The team vote last Friday elected junior quarterback Montell Cozart, senior defensive end Ben Goodman and junior safety Fish Smithson as this year's leaders.

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’Bama making a run at KU target Bolden

Big man reveals list of eight schools on Monday

Alabama has emerged as a major player for Kansas University basketball recruiting target Marques Bolden, a 6-foot-10, 240-pound senior center from DeSoto, Texas, who according to reports made an unofficial visit to Tuscaloosa over the weekend. By Gary Bedore

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Role models: Jayhawks’ defensive backs need not look far to find pro-level motivation

Every time Kansas University safety Bazie Bates IV takes a seat in Mrkonic Auditorium at Anderson Family Football Complex, the junior from Trinity Valley Community College can look over his shoulders and see larger-than-life reminders of what is possible for a Jayhawks defensive back. By Benton Smith

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Column: SDSU likely lone win for KU football

It’s that time of year: time to predict the Kansas University football team’s record, and then get ready to duck from verbal darts accusing me of a “negative” slant. By Tom Keegan

KU soccer edges UNT

Freshman Anna Courtney knocked in the game-winner in the 76th minute to give Kansas University a 2-1 soccer victory over North Texas on Sunday inside the Mean Green Soccer Complex.