September 2, 2017
Kansas running back Dom Williams (25) breaks away from the Redhawks defense during the second quarter on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 at Memorial Stadium.
If a swath of the population that follows Kansas football left Labor Day weekend openly concerned about the Jayhawks’ running game, head coach David Beaty didn’t fall into that demographic. “Well, you've got to call a run play to get any rushing yards,” the third-year KU coach joked immediately following a 73-yard output against Southeast Missouri State, which by the end of the college football weekend ranked 107th among FBS teams. By Benton Smith