Stories for December 6, 2021


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Game day breakdown: No. 8 Kansas basketball vs. UTEP in Kansas City, Mo.

A look at some of the keys for eighth-ranked Kansas in Tuesday's clash with UTEP at T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, Mo. By Matt Tait

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Reports: Emmett Jones leaving KU football; Lance Leipold hiring Syracuse's Terrence Samuel

The interim head coach for Kansas football this past spring and the Jayhawks’ receivers coach each of the past three seasons, Emmett Jones reportedly is leaving the program to return to Texas Tech.

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Former KU volleyball player Maggie Bowen sees familiar 'we've got it' approach from 2021 Jayhawks

It was only a few years ago that Maggie Bowen was in a Kansas volleyball uniform, helping the Jayhawks make their best NCAA Tournament run in program history. Now in her fifth season on head coach Ray Bechard’s staff as director of operations, Bowen is getting a different perspective on another postseason hot streak for KU.

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Kansas freshman Bobby Pettiford to miss time with nagging abdominal injury

Kansas freshman Bobby Pettiford will not play in Tuesday’s 7 p.m. game against UTEP at T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, Mo., because of what KU coach Bill Self called “an abdominal strain.” By Matt Tait

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Former 4-star prospect Steven Parker leaves KU football via transfer portal

The top-rated signee in the Kansas football program’s 2019 recruiting class, defensive end Steven Parker is entering the transfer portal after three seasons at KU, according to Monday reports from Rivals and 247 Sports.