Stories for November 30, 2018


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Second-ranked Jayhawks winning early despite sluggish practice habits

The Kansas basketball program’s annual boot camp routinely takes place in September, shortly after the players report to campus and a new school year officially begins. But earlier this week, thanks to a lackluster effort by the second-ranked Jayhawks during a regularly scheduled Tuesday practice, a mini-boot camp broke out during an evening session scheduled at the last minute by KU coach Bill Self. By Matt Tait


Jayhawks post 9 wins at Bob Timmons Challenge

The University of Kansas track & field team opened the 2018-19 indoor season by hosting the Bob Timmons Challenge at Anschutz Sports Pavilion Friday, taking home nine event victories as a team.

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Game day: No. 2 Kansas basketball vs. Stanford

A look at some of the keys for second-ranked Kansas in today's Allen Fieldhouse showdown with Stanford. By Matt Tait

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Stanford coach and former KU great Jerod Haase ready for second 'emotional' trip to Allen Fieldhouse in past 3 seasons

Two years ago, almost to the day, former Kansas guard Jerod Haase, now in his seventh season as a college head coach, led the Stanford Cardinal into Allen Fieldhouse for a regular season clash with Haase’s alma mater. By Matt Tait

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Dom Williams: KU's RBs excited about playing for Les Miles

When Kansas running back Dom Williams first learned, days before the season’s conclusion, that Les Miles had been named the football program’s new head coach it admittedly caught the sophomore off guard. But the more he let his mind soak in the idea of playing for Miles at KU, the more Williams liked it. And, Williams revealed, it’s a reality all of the program’s running backs are ready to experience. By Benton Smith