Stories for April 7, 2021


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Kansas basketball coach Bill Self encouraged by early response to open position on coaching staff

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self said Wednesday that he was in no hurry to permanently fill the open spot on his coaching staff made available by the departure of Jerrance Howard to Texas. But he is encouraged by the response he received when the job came open. By Matt Tait

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Kansas Athletics introduces 'rising star' AD Travis Goff at Lied Center

At his introduction Wednesday at the Lied Center, new University of Kansas Athletic Director Travis Goff said that if he did not have to give a speech, he would be speechless. By Matt Tait

Kansas baseball sweeps Texas Southern in midweek matchup

Behind a pair of brilliant starting pitching performances and a relentless offense, the Kansas baseball team secured a doubleheader sweep of Texas Southern Tuesday night at Hoglund Ballpark.

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KU basketball lands former Drake guard Joseph Yesufu

The Kansas men’s basketball program once again has all of its scholarships currently spoken for, thanks to a Wednesday commitment from Drake transfer Joseph Yesufu. By Matt Tait

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New AD Travis Goff taking 'open-minded' approach to future of KU football program

While new University of Kansas Athletic Director Travis Goff has a strategy and some possible scenarios under consideration for the future of the KU football program, Goff described himself Wednesday as “open-minded” about the team’s head coaching vacancy.