Stories for August 31, 2021


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Kansas hoops coach Bill Self enjoying veteran roster during early workouts for 2021-22 season

With roughly a month still to go before the first official practice of the 2021-22 Kansas basketball season, KU coach Bill Self is starting to take inventory of what this team has while not putting too much stock in anything just yet. By Matt Tait

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KU AD Travis Goff hires Wayne Simien Jr. to associate AD role

Former Kansas basketball All-American Wayne Simien Jr. has been hired as an associate athletic director for engagement and outreach, KU Athletic Director Travis Goff announced on Tuesday night.

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Notebook: Goff lauds Leipold's reputation, attention to details

In the months University of Kansas Athletic Director Travis Goff has spent around the man he hired to rebuild KU’s football program, Lance Leipold’s attention to details and reputation have stood out to the AD.

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Velton Gardner intrigued by new KU football staff's commitment to running game

Multiple RBs expected to play factor

In the months since the University of Kansas hired Lance Leipold to lead its football program, veteran Jayhawks running back Velton Gardner doesn’t mind revealing he has watched “almost all” of the video clips of former Buffalo rusher Jaret Patterson that he could get his hands on.

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Kansas basketball coach Bill Self pleased with early effort being put in by transfer guard Remy Martin

Even though it's only been a couple of weeks, and there's still a long way to go, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self has been pleased by the work transfer point guard Remy Martin has put in to fit in with his new team. By Matt Tait