Stories for December 18, 2020


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KU football wraps early signing period by adding 3-star DB Edwin White

Jayhawks now have 20 signees in Class of 2021

The three-day December early signing period wrapped up with a pleasant surprise for the Kansas football program. The Jayhawks’ list of signees grew to 20 on Friday, when Edwin White, a safety from Mobile, Ala., made public for the first time his decision to join KU’s Class of 2021.

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DT Sam Burt plans to return for bonus senior season with KU football

While it remains to be seen how many other 2020 seniors do the same, veteran defensive lineman Sam Burt plans to stick around with the Kansas football program for an extra season.

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How 8 minutes of zone defense helped Kansas top Texas Tech and why the Jayhawks played it to begin with

For a little less than eight minutes down the stretch of Thursday's 58-57 victory by No. 5 Kansas at No. 14 Texas Tech, the Jayhawks exclusively played a 2-3 zone defense. And for those eight minutes, the Red Raiders had next to no answer on offense. By Matt Tait