The first year of the athlete compensation era in college sports evolved into almost everything the NCAA didn't want when it gave the green light last summer.
A good chunk of Dan Fitzgerald's first week and a half as Kansas' baseball coach was spent on finalizing his coaching staff, which he did Thursday.
New Kansas baseball coach Dan Fitzgerald announced his first coaching staff on Thursday afternoon, and the trio of assistants he’s bringing to Lawrence all carried the title of recruiting coordinator at their previous stops.
After a whirlwind few days surrounding his hiring, new Kansas baseball coach Dan Fitzgerald was back in Louisiana on Monday, trying to tie up loose ends and get ready for the move Lawrence. In between the handshakes, hellos and travel, he spent whatever free time he had recruiting and he told the Kansas Athletics Inc., board of directors on Monday that his search for talent to join him in Kansas had gone “great” so far. By Matt Tait
The University of Kansas athletic department has joined forces with Altius Sports Partners for its name, image and likeness initiatives, KU Athletic Director Travis Goff announced Monday. The partnership, which is centered around Altius as a consultant for best practices in the NIL space, was announced by Altius late last week. By Matt Tait
Details of new Kansas baseball coach Dan Fitzgerald’s six-year contract became available late Thursday night and included among them was a clause outlining what the parties referred as “Incentive Year Seven” for participation in the NCAA Tournament. By Matt Tait
During his introduction at KU on Thursday afternoon, Kansas baseball coach Dan Fitzgerald made it clear that he believed the program had everything it needed to be successful. He also made it clear that he cared very little about the hefty challenges — how many, how daunting or how taxing — that he and the program will face as he attempts to pull the Jayhawks out of the Big 12 cellar in the years ahead. By Matt Tait
Dan Fitzgerald, whom Kansas hired as its new baseball coach, logged countless miles on the road to being introduced at a news conference Thursday.
The Kansas baseball program is now in the hands of longtime Division I assistant Dan Fitzgerald, who was announced as the Jayhawks’ new leader on Wednesday afternoon. By Matt Tait
Maui Ahuna has decided to transfer to Tennessee nearly three weeks after he chose to leave Kansas following the retirement of coach Ritch Price.
Kansas baseball coach Ritch Price formalized his decision to retire Sunday, a day after the Jayhawks finished the season with an 11-6 loss at No. 17 Texas.
Kansas' sophomore shortstop sensation, Maui Ahuna, is a potential first-round draft pick who "has a God-given gift, and he doesn't make it complicated."
Despite having more wins at Kansas than the three coaches who came before him combined — in one less season — KU baseball coach Ritch Price deflected credit for the KU program reaching the 2,000-win milestone on Wednesday night to countless Jayhawks from the past. By Matt Tait
The Kansas baseball team beat Texas Southern 7-6 on Tuesday in the Buck O'Neil Classic, a game meant to honor the Negro Leagues legend.
Led by a trio of redshirt seniors, the Jayhawks, who open their season Friday with a three-game series against Illinois, have set a goal of qualifying for the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2014.