September 10, 2020
True freshman corner Karon Prunty lines up against a receiver during KU's fall camp ahead of the 2020 season. Prunty was listed as a starting cornerback in the Jayhawks' initial depth chart for the season opener against Coastal Carolina.
It didn’t take long for Robert Jackson to realize that KU freshman cornerback Karon Prunty had a bright future. In roughly 12 months, Prunty went from an under-recruited prospect originally committed to Liberty to a true freshman starter for a Power Five program. By Shane Jackson