Stories for November 23, 2013


Lead stories


Front and center: Howard makes KU offensive line better in classroom, on field

It’s a bit of a leap to connect what happens at a school desk with an open math book to the rugged goings-on along the offensive line, but for this year’s Kansas University football team, familiarity in one area helped fix another back in early October. By Matt Tait

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Notebook: Heaps gets unexpected playing time at ISU

Junior quarterback Jake Heaps did not expect to play a single down and did not get many reps during last week's practices, but when he entered the game at Iowa State, he was one of the most effective Jayhawks.By Matt Tait

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Back to the futile

Jayhawks regress in 34-0 loss at Iowa State

Instead of invoking memories and hopes of the Kansas teams that reached back-to-back bowl games behind an exciting and mobile quarterback, the Jayhawks merely went back a few weeks and more closely resembled the team that, earlier this year, could not get anything going on offense and left its defense on the field way too long, in a 34-0 loss at Iowa State. By Matt Tait

Game Balls and Gassers: Iowa State

James Sims and Dexter McDonald earned game balls in a 34-0 Kansas football loss to Iowa State.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Nov. 23

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Saturday, Nov. 23.