September 3, 2021
Kansas wide receiver Lawrence Arnold (2) reacts after scoring what proved to be the winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 at Memorial Stadium. (Photo by Nick Krug/Special to the Journal-World)
When Lance Leipold first took over the Kansas football program four months ago, he kept hearing from people around the team about the potential of a redshirt freshman receiver who only made six catches the previous season. Friday night during Leipold’s first game with the Jayhawks, the head coach saw why the buzz around Lawrence Arnold wasn’t just hype.