Stories for October 2, 2014


Lead stories


Cozart’s confidence remains high

Change of any kind can create some uneasy days and be pretty taxing on the mind. But, so far, the transition from former Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis to interim head coach Clint Bowen seems to have done wonders for the spirits of the KU football players.

KU locker room gets facelift

Kansas University’s men’s basketball locker room and hallway leading to the locker room in the northwest corner of Allen Fieldhouse have undergone a facelift heading into the 2014-15 season.

Jayhawks fall to Kansas State in five sets

Kansas University’s volleyball team has opened the 2014 Big 12 season with a pair of similar, gut-wrenching performances — a five-set loss Saturday at Oklahoma followed by Wednesday’s 19-25, 25-23, 25-14, 22-25, 8-15 setback to Kansas State in Horejsi Center. By Gary Bedore

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KU's Perry Ellis, Cliff Alexander highlight preseason all-Big 12 selections

Junior forward Perry Ellis was the lone Kansas University men's basketball player named to the preseason all-Big 12 basketball team, voted on by the league's coaches, and Cliff Alexander was one of two players to earn preseason freshman of the year honors, the Big 12 announced Thursday.