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AD Jeff Long expects fans to be allowed at KU football games

Long anticipates capacity will be 50% or less

Though nothing has been finalized on the matter, University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long expects there to be fans in David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium when the Jayhawks open their 2020 season on Sept. 12.

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KU football's revised Big 12 schedule is set

The majority of the Kansas football team’s pandemic-shortened 2020 schedule is set. As the Big 12 moved toward playing games this fall, officially announcing that decision Wednesday morning, the conference finally made its schedule public.

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Switcheroo: 3-star LB D'Marion Alexander commits to KU football

A couple of audible gasps emerged from the crowd Wednesday night when D’Marion Alexander pulled off his jacket to reveal he was wearing a TCU T-shirt. The look didn’t last, though.

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Jayhawks will open season Sept. 12 versus TBA foe

The Kansas football team has a new season-opening opponent — again.

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AD Jeff Long expects fans to be allowed at KU football games

Long anticipates capacity will be 50% or less

Though nothing has been finalized on the matter, University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long expects there to be fans in David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium when the Jayhawks open their 2020 season on Sept. 12.

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Bowlsby: Big 12 has 'clarity' but not 'certainty' about plan to play football

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby didn’t claim to have a better understanding of the future than other college athletics administrators Wednesday, while explaining why the Big 12 swerved around the Big Ten and Pac-12’s decisions and stayed on the road toward a college football season.

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Big 12 moves ahead with fall sports beginning in September

The Big 12 Conference reaffirmed its decision to press on with college football and other fall sports Wednesday, joining the Atlantic Coast and Southeastern conferences in taking the field amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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KU football's revised Big 12 schedule is set

The majority of the Kansas football team’s pandemic-shortened 2020 schedule is set. As the Big 12 moved toward playing games this fall, officially announcing that decision Wednesday morning, the conference finally made its schedule public.