Stories for April 8, 2006


Lead stories

Kansas goes 1-1 on NCAA appeals

KU will not lose football scholarships, but baseball penalized

The NCAA's response to Kansas University's appeal regarding Academic Progress Rate scores in baseball and football was a mixed bag for the Jayhawks. While the NCAA approved KU's appeal regarding football, it wasn't so forgiving of the Jayhawks' baseball appeal.

KU softball hits road to take on Baylor

Kansas University's Serena Settlemier leads Big 12 Conference softball in home runs (16), RBIs (42) and slugging percentage (.820).

KU's Bacchus second at Texas long jump

Kansas University's Charisse Bacchus placed second in the long jump to highlight KU's Friday at the Texas Relays.

Kansas rowing Senior Day today

Kansas University's rowing team will play host to Kansas State in the Kansas Cup today.

McAnderson's role expands

Fullback likely to become more of a ball-carrier, not just blocker, this fall

kansas For two years now, fullback Brandon McAnderson has been asked to block. Often his reward was watching another Kansas University running back sprint past him for a big gain.

Back in saddle again

Baty sparks KU in series opener

For the first time all season, a country song blared from the Hoglund Ballpark speakers in the middle of the first inning Friday night.