Three quarterbacks weren't enough for Kansas University's football team Saturday. The Jayhawks used both Brian Luke and Jason Swanson after starter Adam Barmann left with an apparent right shoulder injury, but neither could get much going in a 13-7 loss to the Iowa State Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium.
So ... what exactly is supposed to be made of this mess? The first-place team in the Big 12 North is sitting with a cool .500 record in the conference. The last-place team also is tied for third in the six-team race, just one game back of the two squads tied for first with a mediocre mark.
It seems so long ago that the Iowa State football team had its run of success, winning 23 games from 2000-2002, going to three bowl games and, at one point, hyping its sensational quarterback, Seneca Wallace, as a Heisman Trophy candidate.
Two titles were decided in Friday's soccer match between Kansas University and Iowa State, but the most important one was the Jayhawks' winning a share of the Big 12 Conference regular-season championship.
If Kansas University's football team could do it earlier this fall, then why not the Jayhawk volleyball squad? At least that is the attitude KU coach Ray Bechard has about trying to snap rival Kansas State's 19-match win streak over Kansas.
First-year Kansas University coach Bonnie Henrickson announced Friday that senior Larisha Graves had left the team for personal reasons.
The Kansas-Nebraska volleyball match Nov. 12 will be shown at 6 p.m. Nov. 16 on the College Sports Television network.
The Big 12 Cross Country Championship is one of two conference championships -- the women's golf tournament being the other -- that has changed venues every year since the conference began in 1996.
Coach Mangino's first game as head coach of Kansas University was against Iowa State in Ames, Iowa two years ago. And on Saturday, Mangino and the Jayhawks return for the first time to take on the Cyclones.
Kansas University's soccer team won a share of the Big 12 Conference title with a 4-0 victory over Iowa State on Friday at Jayhawk Soccer Complex.
Kansas University athletic department officials on Friday mailed more than 9,300 men's basketball season tickets.
First, Jacque Vaughn had to get to know who his New Jersey Nets teammates were. Then he really had to get to know them.
Bill Self, the coach of USA Today/ESPN's No. 1-ranked college basketball team, was asked earlier this week what could keep Kansas University from winning it all this season.