Kansas head coach Bonnie Henrickson is displeased by a call during the annual Jayhawks for a Cure game against Oklahoma, Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse.

Bonnie Henrickson out as KU women’s basketball coach

After enduring season after season of mostly sub-par play in the ultra-competitive Big 12 Conference, Kansas University athletic director Sheahon Zenger decided enough was enough and on Monday morning fired women’s basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson. By Matt Tait

March 9, 2015


Column: Jayhawks in no hurry for hiring women’s coach

Sheahon Zenger wants to get it right, even if that means the naming of Kansas University’s next women’s basketball coach might not happen for another fortnight, even longer.

Burnett gains Missouri Sports Legend honor

Former Kansas University women’s basketball player Cheryl Burnett will be honored as a Missouri Sports Legend by the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Saturday at the Ramada Oasis Convention Center in Springfield, Missouri, as part of the Women in Sports Luncheon.

Geno Auriemma tops this KU wish list

The Kansas University athletic department is in the beginning stages of another coaching search, this time for a women’s basketball coach. As with any fantasy GM and/or real athletic director, I have five a list of five names of potential candidates in my pocket. By Tom Keegan

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K-State hands KU women first-round Big 12 loss

Kansas University rallied from a 13-point first-half deficit to take a late lead, but Kansas State came up big down the stretch for a 57-49 victory Friday night in the first round of the Big 12 women’s basketball tournament.

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Jayhawks’ Aldridge always reliable

Forty minutes. Roughly the time it takes to get from Lawrence to downtown Kansas City. The total running time of several of those primetime television shows — minus the commercials, of course. Or the number of minutes freshman Lauren Aldridge plays just about every time the Kansas University women’s basketball team hits the floor.

KU’s Gardner tapped all-Big 12

Kansas University senior Chelsea Gardner has been selected to the all-Big 12 women’s basketball first team.

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KU women hold on for 68-64, Senior Night victory over Iowa State

As hard as it is for a program to say goodbye to four seniors like the ones the Kansas University women’s basketball team said goodbye to on Monday night, big-time plays from a couple of freshmen sure made it easier. By Matt Tait

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Chelsea Gardner, women's seniors set for home finale

It was not until the 19th game of her freshman season that Kansas University forward Chelsea Gardner truly knew she could play in the Big 12. By Matt Tait

KU women hit free throws, stun Sooners, 65-58

Kansas University hit 17 of 18 free throws in a 65-58 women's basketball victory over Oklahoma on Saturday.

KU-OU women at a glance

Who: Kansas vs. Oklahoma When: 7 tonight Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Oklahoma Series: Sooners lead 34-29 Notable: Wednesday night, OU snapped No. 3 Baylor’s 25-game winning streak with a 68-64 win in Norman.

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Column: End nearing for Bonnie Henrickson?

I must admit, I was excited about the future of the Kansas University women’s basketball program when I saw how the freshman class played three years ago. Now they’re seniors. The future is now. And it’s bleak. By Tom Keegan

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K-State women out-scrap KU, 55-48, at Allen Fieldhouse

The Kansas University women's basketball team dropped the second leg of the 2014-15 Sunflower Showdown — both this week (with the men's loss Monday) and this year in their own series — 55-48, Wednesday night to Kansas State at Allen Fieldhouse.

Kansas-Kansas State women at a glance

When: 7 p.m. today Where: Allen Fieldhouse Who: Kansas vs. Kansas State

Kansas women stumble at OSU

Oklahoma State extended Kansas University’s losing streak to five, defeating the Jayhawks, 80-76, in Big 12 women’s basketball Saturday night in Gallagher-Iba Arena.

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