Stories for November 6, 2011


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7 Down: KU's losing streak extended in 13-10 loss to Iowa State

Through eight games this season, the Kansas University football team had found just about every way imaginable to lose a game. Saturday, during a 13-10 loss to Iowa State in front of 51,575 fans at Jack Trice Stadium, the Jayhawks discovered another.


KU's Self not fretting over Missouri's decision to leave Big 12 for SEC

'Majority of Kansas fans don't give a flip about playing Missouri,' Jayhawk basketball coach states

Bill Self, Sheahon Zenger and Bernadette Gray-Little commented about MU's decision to join the SEC on Sunday.

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KU women top Pittsburg State, 68-43, in final exhibition game

Monica Engelman scored 16 points on 7-for-11 shooting, leading the Kansas women's basketball team to a 68-43 exhibition victory over Pittsburg State on Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.

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Missouri to SEC a done deal

The Southeastern Conference says it will add Missouri to the league, starting next football season.

Game Balls and Gassers: Iowa State

Candidates for Game Balls and Gassers ...

Griffin, Baylor offense have record day against MU

Robert Griffin III threw for 406 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another, and Terrance Ganaway ran for touchdowns of 38 and 80 yards, leading Baylor to a 42-39 victory over Missouri on Saturday night.

Texas finds offensive identity vs. Tech

For several years, Texas lacked a power back who could pound defenses into submission. Now the Longhorns seem to have them everywhere.

OU beats A&M, but loses standout Broyles

No. 7 Oklahoma lost a lot in a victory over Texas A&M.

Wild KSU upset bid falls short at No. 3 OSU

Brandon Weeden threw for a school-record 502 yards and four touchdowns, and Joseph Randle scored the final, tiebreaking 23-yard touchdown with 2:16 remaining to lift No. 3 Oklahoma State to a 52-45 victory against No. 17 Kansas State on Saturday night.

UT volleyball survives KU

Kansas University’s volleyball team took No. 9-ranked Texas to five sets, but the Longhorns ultimately prevailed on Saturday at Horejsi Center.

Jayhawks tapped 11th in preseason men's basketball

Kansas University’s basketball team — which has been ranked preseason No. 13 by both the Associated Press and ESPN/USA Today — has been tapped No. 11 nationally by hoops guru Ken Pomeroy.

Kansas women add to arsenal for PSU

Kansas University’s women’s basketball lineup could be a little more lethal in its second exhibition game.