Stories for July 15, 2021


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KU men's basketball to face North Texas in opening round of ESPN Events Invitational on Nov. 25

The Kansas men’s basketball team will face North Texas in the opening round of the ESPN Events Invitational on Nov. 25 in Kissimmee, Fla., the network announced Thursday. By Matt Tait

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Notebook: Jayhawks see Lance Leipold's presence already making a difference for KU football

In the roughly two and a half months the Jayhawks have been around their new head coach, even though they haven’t yet practiced under Lance Leipold's watch, Kansas football players are starting to learn about Leipold's persona, expectations and approach.

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Lance Leipold waiting to truly assess KU football's QB competition

For most college football coaches, it’s never too early to talk about a quarterback competition. But as Kansas head coach Lance Leipold explained Thursday during Big 12 media days, his ability to forecast the race ahead for KU’s QBs remains far from fully informed.

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KU football leaders Kwamie Lassiter II, Kenny Logan Jr. make the best of strange circumstances forcing them to miss out on Big 12 Media Days in Dallas

Up early and dressed to the nines by 6 a.m., Kansas football players Kwamie Lassiter II and Kenny Logan Jr. spent the rest of Thursday lounging in the team facility in their suits instead of representing the program at Big 12 Media Days in Dallas. By Matt Tait

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Lance Leipold and Jayhawks unable to attend Big 12 media days

Day two of the Big 12 Conference’s football media days commenced Thursday morning at AT & T Stadium without Kansas head coach Lance Leipold and the two Jayhawks who were scheduled to join him.