Stories for June 22, 2021


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Trio of Jayhawks earn preseason all-Big 12 volleyball recognition

For the second year in a row, the Kansas volleyball roster features the Big 12 Conference’s Preseason Freshman of the Year. By Matt Tait

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New KU football LB Rich Miller stood out at Buffalo with speed, versatility

It didn’t take much deliberation for Kansas football head coach Lance Leipold when he decided to invite Rich Miller out of the transfer portal and onto the Jayhawks’ roster.

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KU's Self, Goff believe Monday Supreme Court ruling, looming NIL laws signal start of big changes for college athletics

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self said Monday that he believed the unanimous Supreme Court ruling that the NCAA violated antitrust rules in blocking certain aid for student-athletes was the latest sign that change in college athletics was “inevitable.” By Matt Tait

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Veteran D-linemen Eddie Wilson, Ronald McGee joining KU football with 2 years of eligibility

Although former Buffalo defensive linemen Eddie Wilson and Ronald McGee were on track to enter the 2021 season as seniors, Kansas football head coach Lance Leipold welcomed them to Lawrence as transfers this summer expecting both to play two years with the Jayhawks.

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Jalen Wilson puts up modest numbers at G League Elite camp in Chicago

In two games at last weekend’s G League Elite Camp in Chicago, Kansas sophomore Jalen Wilson made one start and came off the bench one time while averaging roughly 19 minutes per game. By Matt Tait