Stories for March 26, 2019


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Les Miles reveals KU football planning to have Rick Ross perform at spring game

Following his team’s sixth spring practice Tuesday evening, University of Kansas football coach Les Miles didn’t reveal much about the status of any position battles, but he couldn’t hold back a detail regarding the program’s upcoming spring game. While as of Tuesday night KU didn’t officially have a deal in place with the Grammy-nominated rap artist, a KU spokesperson confirmed that the athletic department has been in the process of setting up a performance by Ross for the event. By Benton Smith

Charlie Hillier notches first career victory, KU men's golf claims runner-up

Behind an 8-under score in the final round, the Kansas men's golf team climbed up the leaderboard to claim a runner-up finish at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Invitational. The Jayhawks shot an 849 (-15) for their fifth finish inside the top-five this season.

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Report: David Beaty calls KU's claims he refused to cooperate with investigation 'verifiably false'

Former University of Kansas football coach David Beaty, who recently filed a lawsuit against KU, said Tuesday that the university's claim that he refused to cooperate with an investigation into possible NCAA violations is "verifiably false." By Benton Smith

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Dedric Lawson's 2018-19 season sits among the best in KU history

Say what you will about Dedric Lawson’s junior season at Kansas — how it looked, its fire, its consistency and its superstar allure. But if you’re dogging Dedric for any of those things, be careful not to do it in an argument with someone who chooses statistics as his or her weapon of choice. By Matt Tait

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KU target Matt Hurt sets date to announce college decision

Top 10 prospect likely to choose between Kansas, Duke, North Carolina and Kentucky

One of the top remaining uncommitted prospects in the 2019 basketball recruiting class has set a date for decision day. By Matt Tait