Stories for September 13, 2016


Lead stories


Tom Keegan: New year, same story for powerhouse Kansas program

The Kansas volleyball team, ranked fourth in the nation for the past three weeks, has not lost its mojo from a 30-3 season that ended in the Final four.


David Beaty looks ahead to Memphis and weighs in on Big 12 expansion

As David Beaty and his staff prepare for the Jayhawks’ first road game of the season, the second-year Kansas football coach knows the Memphis Tigers waiting for them Saturday at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium will look significantly different from the team that came to Lawrence a year ago and trounced KU by 32 points. By Benton Smith

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David Beaty to coach KU's punt returners

Gonzalez will remain Jayhawks' return specialist

When David Beaty spoke to his 87-year-old mother, Bobbie Ford, following his Kansas football team’s Saturday home loss to Ohio, she told her son the same thing everyone who watched the game was thinking, too. "Y'all got to hang on to that ball when they punt it to you,” Beaty said of her opening line in their conversation. By Benton Smith

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East Coast swing: KU coaches back east visiting recruits

The Kansas men’s basketball coaching staff is headed out East to make the rounds on the recruiting trail. By Matt Tait