Stories for January 6, 2015


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Column: Jayhawks tap into inner Yankee

Kansas finds positive in ability to come back

Kansas has lost two games by gargantuan margins and is 11-0 in the rest. Three of the 11 victories came when Kansas trailed at the half, including Sunday’s 76-61 dusting of UNLV, which led by four at the half. Every time Kansas rebounds from a deficit, it seems, it’s easier for it to do it again. By Tom Keegan


How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 6, 2015

Here's a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015.

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Jayhawks to begin quest for another Big 12 title

Kansas University’s quest for an 11th-consecutive Big 12 basketball title starts tonight at Baylor.

Another Cal assistant joining Beaty's KU football staff

Zach Yenser follows new OC Rob Likens to KU as O-Line coach/run-game coordinator

A source with knowledge of the rest of the Kansas University football coaching staff told The Journal-World on Tuesday night that Cal assistant coach Zach Yenser would join Beaty's staff as the offensive line coach and run game coordinator. Cal coach Sonny Dykes later confirmed the news via a statement on Cal's site. By Matt Tait

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KU football coach David Beaty confirms 6 coaching staff hires

Kansas University football coach David Beaty, on Tuesday, confirmed the hiring of six members of his coaching staff, which previously were reported by the Journal-World. In a news release sent out Tuesday evening, Beaty announced the additions of offensive coordinator Rob Likens, strength and conditioning coach Je'Ney Jackson, linebackers coach Kevin Kane, defensive line coach Calvin Thibodeaux, wide receivers coach Klint Kubiak and director of high school relations Gene Wier. By Matt Tait

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Iowa State to host College GameDay when Jayhawks visit Hilton Coliseum

Tip-off scheduled for 8 p.m. on ESPN

Kansas University’s men’s basketball program again will appear on ESPN College GameDay this season, but the Jayhawks will do so on the road.

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 5, 2015

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Jan. 5, 2015