Pay cuts taken by coaches in the Iowa State University athletic department this week will not be replicated at the University of Kansas for now, KU Athletic Director Jeff Long said. By Matt Tait
The NCAA will permit spring sport athletes — such as baseball, softball and tennis players — who had their seasons shortened by the coronavirus outbreak to have an additional year of eligibility.
An athletic trainer at the University of Kansas was aware of “at least some reports of unwarranted and unwanted touching” by a massage therapist who worked with female student athletes, university leaders said Tuesday. Shawn P. O’Brien, who has been charged with aggravated indecent liberties with a child in an unrelated court case, allegedly conducted himself inappropriately with “at least six female student-athletes,” according to a statement from Chancellor Douglas Girod and Athletic Director Jeff Long.
University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long said in a statement Thursday that all athletic-related travel is canceled indefinitely, and home and away athletic events have been suspended in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
Kansas softball was unable to pull off the upset of the No. 20 ranked Arkansas Razorbacks on Tuesday, dropping a 3-2 decision and suffering a 1-0 loss in the midweek doubleheader at Bogle Park.
Kansas softball completed a perfect 5-0 weekend in the Rock Chalk Challenge with a 10-7 victory over Wichita State on Sunday at Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.
Kansas softball moved to 4-0 in the Rock Chalk Challenge with a 12-4 win over Kansas City and a 14-8 victory against Drake at Arrocha Ballpark inside Rock Chalk Park on Saturday. The Jayhawks are now 12-11.
The Kansas softball team picked up a pair of wins at home in Arrocha Ballpark on Friday.
The Kansas softball team split a doubleheader on Saturday in the Reveille Classic in College State, Texas.
Four runs in the first inning by the Kansas softball team paved the way for a 6-5 victory over Southeast Louisiana on Friday afternoon at the Reveille Classic in College Station, Texas.
The Kansas softball team claimed the Boerner Invitational championship with its 3-2 victory over Rutgers on Sunday on Allan Saxe Softball Field.
The Kansas softball team picked up a pair of wins against the same team on Saturday in the Boerner Invitational in Arlington, Texas.
The Kansas softball team split its two games to open up the Boerner Invitational on Friday. KU suffered an 8-7 loss to the University of Texas at San Antonio in game one and earning a 10-1 win over Rutgers in game two on Allan Saxe Softball Field.
The Kansas softball team rounded out its St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational with a 12-2 upset victory over No. 20 James Madison and a 5-4 loss to No. 21 Northwestern in the Eddie C. Moore Complex on Saturday.
The Kansas softball team did not score a single run in two games against a pair of ranked opponents on Friday during the second day of the St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational at Eddie C. Moore Complex.