Stories for November 5, 2001


Lead stories

End of the road

Bohl fires head coach; Hayes named interim

By Robert Sinclair After years of frustration and months of speculation, Terry Allen officially was fired as Kansas University's football coach on Sunday. "The job of an athletics director every day is not an easy one, but today is one of the tougher ones," KU athletics director Al Bohl said during a press conference Sunday to announce Allen's dismissal. "Today the focus is on moving on with our football program and I'm going to proceed with trying to find a new football coach for the University of Kansas."

Chenowith drafted by NBDL franchise

Former Jayhawk center to play for Greenville in NBA's developmental league

By Gary Bedore Former Kansas University center Eric Chenowith will play in the NBA's new developmental league this season. Chenowith, a 7-footer from Orange, Calif., was a first-round choice of the Greenville, N.C., Groove in Sunday's supplemental draft.

Receiver Ross: Allen 'good man'

Jayhawks not shocked to see coach dismissed, but apprehensive about adjustment

By Doug Pacey Five Kansas University football players sat together near the back of John Hadl Auditorium during the athletics department's announcement of Terry Allen's firing as head coach Sunday afternoon.

Hayes concentrates on short-term

By Robert Sinclair Kansas University interim head football coach Tom Hayes doesn't know what the future holds for him, but he is sure of one thing.

Fresno State's Hill might top wish list

So who's next?

Allen bows out with class