Fans and members of the media used to be able to wander into Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoons in the fall and watch high school basketball recruits play in pick-up games with members of Kansas University's team. Not anymore.
Despite suffering its first loss of the season Sept. 14 at then-No. 11 Illinois, Kansas University's soccer team held its position in the national polls.
Kansas University's club ice hockey team will play host for the KU Cup tournament this weekend in Shawnee.
The 21st-ranked Kansas University volleyball team will play host to league foe Texas Tech at 7 tonight at Horejsi Center. The Jayhawks (9-1 overall, 0-1 Big 12 Conference) won both meetings with the Red Raiders (5-3, 1-1) last year, taking the first match in Lubbock, Texas, 3-1, and sweeping, 3-0, at home.
Coach Mark Mangino has confidence in freshman kicker Scott Webb's ability to take over field-goal duties from Johnny Beck.
Senior kicker Johnny Beck will still kick off for the Jayhawks, but Coach Mark Mangino has handed all field goal and extra-point duties to freshman kicker Scott Webb.
About 30 minutes after Kansas University's men's golf team had wrapped up the Kansas Invitational team title Tuesday, a mobile gallery of 19 golf carts continued to cruise the path at Alvamar Golf Club.
Kansas University football coach Mark Mangino said he hadn't "lost faith" in Johnny Beck and Chris Tyrrell, but he appears to have lost patience with them.
Recruiting athletes to the University of Kansas could be a little trickier this year. The University did away with Crimson Crew, the organization designed specifically for the recruitment of football players, before the start of this athletic season and just before the NCAA enacted stricter recruiting regulations for all universities nationwide. The new reforms will directly affect the recruiting process for all athletic programs at the University.