Glen Mason visited the homes of hundreds of recruits in three decades of coaching football, sitting down and giving a sales pitch that could equate to victories on the field - and job security in the long run.
After getting a break once the spring semester wrapped up, the Jayhawks will start summer conditioning drills Monday.
Kansas University football coach Mark Mangino signed a five-year contract in 2006 which paid him $1.5 million per year. Nobody knew at the time that it'd take just one special season to outdate it.
Kansas University is close to reaching a new agreement with football coach Mark Mangino, the Journal-World has learned.
So it was a bit calculated, after all. Kansas University football coach Mark Mangino was in Dallas last week speaking on a panel as part of the National Football Foundation's football forum.
The storybook ending was in place - a two-out, two-run home run by Justin Ellrich in the top of the ninth inning that gave Kansas University's baseball team a dramatic one-run lead. The entire KU squad mobbed Ellrich at home plate. The Jayhawks were going wild.
The Kansas University baseball team's 2008 season ended in cruel fashion, when a bases-loaded beanball drove in the winning run in Kansas State's 11-10 victory Sunday at Tointon Stadium.
Kansas University's baseball team tripped over its own shoelaces once again on its way to the finish line. Still, the Jayhawks aren't out of this thrilling race. Quite the opposite, in fact.
Kansas State scored a run in the eighth inning and slipped by Kansas University's baseball team, 5-4, Saturday at Tointon Stadium.
Darrell Arthur is in Dallas right now, staying in shape and preparing for the NBA pre-draft camp in two weeks. His inner circle, meanwhile, is trying to put out a lot of fires.