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Where he belongs

Meier’s path to WR starts with frustration, ends in glory

Even now, even after the accolades and the Sports Illustrated cover and the unlikely emergence as one of the Big 12’s top receivers, Kerry Meier’s mind sometimes drifts to a single pass thrown 17 months ago.

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KU looking to make history

A win next week would give the Jayhawks 20 wins in two seasons for the first time ever.

Jayhawks head to Tempe for Insight Bowl

Kansas Jayhawks head to Arizona for the Insight Bowl.

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Where he belongs

Meier’s path to WR starts with frustration, ends in glory

Even now, even after the accolades and the Sports Illustrated cover and the unlikely emergence as one of the Big 12’s top receivers, Kerry Meier’s mind sometimes drifts to a single pass thrown 17 months ago.

Tease photo

Ballard’s climb up KU ladder an enjoyable ride

Director of basketball operations began professional career as unpaid office fixture

When Brett Ballard and his former Kansas University basketball teammates get together, they often discuss the highs and lows of the 2001-02 season — Ballard’s senior season at KU.

Meier’s hands like velcro

Kerry Meier’s story, filled with so many compelling turns, usually celebrates the team-first attitude he displayed after getting beaten out as the quarterback, his uncanny knack for getting open and a nod to his long stride that enables him to run so much faster than it appears he’s running.