Stories for April 13, 2017


Lead stories


Draft has Jayhawks fired up for Saturday's spring game

WR Sims first off the board

The texts just kept coming to Kenny Perry’s phone on Tuesday night, all carrying the same general inquiry: “Who’s it gonna be? Who’s it gonna be?’” Kansas football players would not leave Perry, the cornerbacks coach and co-defensive coordinator, alone, because every Jayhawk wanted to know who would be the first pick in the program’s spring game draft. By Benton Smith

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Unshakable: Ryan Schadler overcomes organ disorder to return to KU football

Anomaly threatened to end receiver's career

Throughout his youth and first few years as a college athlete, Ryan Schadler never felt quite right. No one ever would have guessed Schadler, who returned a kickoff 91 yards for a touchdown in his debut with the Jayhawks in 2015, had any sort of health issues, let alone jumbled organs. By Benton Smith