Stories for July 27, 2021


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Approval from Board of Regents a requirement if KU, K-State desire to negotiate moving into new conference

As the future of the Big 12 Conference hangs in the balance, one thing is clear: The University of Kansas will need approval from the Kansas Board of Regents to make any type of move regarding its conference affiliation. By Matt Tait

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Big 12's Texas, Oklahoma make request to join powerhouse SEC

Big 12 commish Bob Bowlsby says league will remain 'vibrant and successful'

Texas and Oklahoma made a request Tuesday to join the powerhouse Southeastern Conference, with SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey saying the league would consider it in the “near future.” The Associated Press

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Former KU thrower Gleb Dudarev has realistic expectations for Olympics debut

Gleb Dudarev, who has been a hammer thrower since he was 3-years-old, has quite literally been training his entire life for this moment. But even the former University of Kansas thrower knows to temper his expectations for his first trip to the Olympic Games in Tokyo.