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Prayers answered: Steven Johnson’s strenuous journey leads to rewarding opportunity to start at linebacker for KU

Steven Johnson sits on the steps on the north side of the Kansas University football practice facility, his arms resting on his knees in front of him. The junior linebacker — with brown eyes, curly black hair and a few scraggly hairs on his chin straining to form a goatee — wants to talk about the upcoming season.

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Downtown pep rally to celebrate start of KU football season

Downtown Lawrence will be filled with a sea of crimson and blue Thursday night as Jayhawk football fans take over Massachusetts Street.

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Kaun making impact for Russia at World Championships

Rush’s Pacers future unclear after incident

Former Kansas University basketball player Sasha Kaun is the starting center for Russia at the World Championships in Turkey.

Position battles still brewing for KU football

Kansas University football coach Turner Gill went through his first weekly Big 12 coaches teleconference Monday morning and, in doing so, shed some light on loose ends the Jayhawks are trying to tie up before Saturday’s season opener.

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Prayers answered: Steven Johnson’s strenuous journey leads to rewarding opportunity to start at linebacker for KU

Steven Johnson sits on the steps on the north side of the Kansas University football practice facility, his arms resting on his knees in front of him. The junior linebacker — with brown eyes, curly black hair and a few scraggly hairs on his chin straining to form a goatee — wants to talk about the upcoming season.