Kansas, ranked No. 6 in the nation, ran its streak of consecutive sweeps to four matches.
Kansas volleyball swept TCU in straight sets (25-12, 25-19, 25-22) Saturday to improve to 17-2 overall and 6-1 in the Big 12.
Kansas volleyball followed the scouting report, which led to early blocks and ultimately a sweep of Kansas State. Kansas has is 8-1 in its last nine matches against Kansas State.
Dedicating the match to academic adviser and personal mentor Scott "Scooter" Ward, who in the words of Kansas volleyball coach Ray Bechard is "fighting for his life," the Jayhawks were dominant in a sweep of visiting Texas Tech.
Scott “Scooter” Ward, KU’s associate athletic director for academic and career counseling who oversees academics for the KU men’s hoops and women’s volleyball teams, on Friday morning suffered a tear in his aorta after a cardiac episode and was flown from Lawrence Memorial Hospital to the University of Kansas Hospital for surgery, according to a colleague. By Matt Tait
Kansas has won more volleyball matches against Iowa State in Ames in the past 49 weeks than it had in the previous 10 years. KU defeated the Cyclones, 3-1, Wednesday in Hilton Coliseum.
Jayhawks Kelsie Payne and Tayler Soucie had an answer for Baylor's hot hand and KU's Madison Rigdon never cooled off.
Kansas volleyball players knelt for a moment of silence to call attention to social injustice and then players then stood at attention for the national anthem before Saturday's match against Baylor.
Last week, Free State High sophomore Rachel Hickman picked up a cake on her way to the University of Kansas athletic department, making an oral commitment to play volleyball for the Jayhawks. By Bobby Nightengale
The eighth-ranked Kansas volleyball team dropped its second match of the season in a competitive four-set match (27-25, 25-16, 18-25, 25-19) on the road to fifth-ranked Texas at Gregory Gymnasium on Saturday.
Free State High sophomore Rachel Hickman made an oral commitment to the University of Kansas volleyball program Tuesday.
Signs of growth among Kansas volleyball freshmen were easy to find in Wednesday night in sweep of Oklahoma in the Big 12 opener.
Kansas’ volleyball team swept Southeastern Louisiana in its final nonconference match of the regular season Saturday in Purdue’s Stacey Clark Classic.
Fourth-ranked Kansas dropped its first regular-season nonconference match since 2014 to No. 14 Purdue, 3-1 (25-21, 24-26, 25-19, 25-14), on Friday night at Holloway Gymnasium during the Stacey Clark Classic.
Kansas plays three matches on the campus of Purdue this weekend to get ready for Big 12 play, which opens Wednesday at home against Oklahoma.