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KU football coach David Beaty taking over play-calling duties for 2016 season

Second-year Kansas football coach David Beaty announced at the end of the first practice of spring football on Sunday that he would be handling play-calling duties and coaching KU's quarterbacks this season in place of offensive coordinator Rob Likens, who will inherit a more broad role within the entire offense. By Matt Tait

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How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 6, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 6, 2016

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Happy camper: KU's Dwight Coleby thrilled to be part of clinic

Dressed in a gray Kansas University basketball T-shirt and blue and white shorts, Dwight Coleby resembled the rest of his Jayhawk teammates at Sunday’s 32nd-annual Wilt Chamberlain Special Olympics Clinic in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore

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Tom Keegan: Beaty adds spice to spring

Coming off an 0-12 season and heading into one that will feature the smallest home crowds in decades, the Kansas University football program didn’t have much chance to generate any interest from the first day of spring practices. Wrong! By Tom Keegan

Kansas softball wins two more

Kansas University banged out 16 hits on the day en route to a pair of college softball victories to conclude the Coach B Classic on Sunday.

Kansas golfer third at Gator

Kansas University senior women’s golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn claimed her fourth straight top-five finish Sunday when she tied for third at the SunTrust Gator Women’s Invitational at Mark Bostick Golf Course.

Kansas tennis falls to Denver

Kansas University bolted to a 3-0 lead, but Denver rallied for a 4-3 college tennis victory over the Jayhawks on Sunday at Jayhawk Tennis Center.

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Notable faces missing from Day 1 of spring football

A couple of well-known names from rosters past no longer appear on Kansas University’s most recently updated football roster. Tight end Kent Taylor and linebacker Schyler Miles, both Florida natives who had one year of eligibility remaining, will not be back with the Jayhawks in 2016. By Matt Tait

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KU football coach David Beaty taking over play-calling duties for 2016 season

Second-year Kansas football coach David Beaty announced at the end of the first practice of spring football on Sunday that he would be handling play-calling duties and coaching KU's quarterbacks this season in place of offensive coordinator Rob Likens, who will inherit a more broad role within the entire offense. By Matt Tait

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Kansas looking for first Big 12 tourney title since 2013

As usual, Kansas University’s basketball team will have to wait until the first round of the Big 12 Tournament to find out its opponent for the quarterfinals.

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Perry Ellis unanimous selection for All-Big 12 First Team

A day after capping his final regular season in a Kansas basketball uniform in style with a Senior Day victory, Perry Ellis’ weekend kept getting better, with the announcement he made the All-Big 12 First Team.

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Texas ends season for KU women

Kansas University’s women’s basketball season ended with a 66-50 loss to sixth-ranked Texas in the Big 12 tournament quarterfinals Saturday night in Chesapeake Energy Arena.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 5, 2016

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 5, 2016

KU baseball falls to BYU

Kansas University’s baseball team yielded two runs in the ninth inning and fell to Brigham Young, 7-6, on Saturday at Hoglund Ballpark.

Kansas softball takes two wins

Kansas University’s softball team swept a pair of games Saturday. The Jayhawks defeated Eastern Illinois, 3-2, and Butler, 5-3.

Kansas golfers 11th in Florida

Kansas University’s women’s golf team held 11th place among 13 teams Saturday after two rounds in the Gator Women’s Invitational.

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KU spring football opens with questions

Today marks the first spring practice of the second season of Kansas University football led by David Beaty.