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New coach Mangino wild about wideouts

By Robert Sinclair There's at least one thing Kansas University football coach Mark Mangino and his predecessor, Terry Allen, have in common the belief that one of the Jayhawks' strengths is their wide receivers.

Mangino looking for leaders

By Robert Sinclair Leadership is as critical to a college football team as a 1,000-yard running back or wide receiver, but it can be as elusive as a shutout. "Leadership is something we talk about all the time as a staff," Kansas University coach Mark Mangino said.

Jayhawks excited

Kansas practicing with renewed enthusiasm

By Robert Sinclair The couple of dozen people who attended Kansas University's football practice Wednesday afternoon couldn't always see what was going on across the practice fields, but they had a pretty good idea. "If you can't see it," KU senior linebacker Leo Etienne said, "you can hear it."

Mangino tickled with first day on field

By Robert Sinclair There was at least one die-hard Kansas City Royals baseball fan who missed Opening Day at Kauffman Stadium on Monday. "You know, I thought about it," Mark Mangino said with a smile, "but I had some work to do."

Jayhawks will unveil new look this season

By Robert Sinclair When Kansas University's football team takes the field this fall, it will mark the debut of more than just head coach Mark Mangino. The Jayhawks also will take the field in new uniforms when they kick off the 2002 campaign against Iowa State on Aug. 31 in Ames, Iowa.

Jayhawks somber during selection

By Robert Sinclair Sunday was supposed to be a celebration for No. 1-ranked Kansas University, the culmination of a perfect run through the Big 12 Conference.

Miles sets assists record

By Robert Sinclair It should come as no surprise that a freshman point guard set the Big 12 tournament record for assists on Saturday afternoon. The shocker might be the fact that it was Kansas University's Aaron Miles and not acclaimed T.J. Ford of Texas who set the standard.

OU stomps Texas, sets sights on KU - Oklahoma 67, Texas 51

By Robert Sinclair Following Oklahoma's Big 12 tournament semifinal victory over Texas, OU's Aaron McGhee and Daryan Selvy were asked how the Sooners should play against Kansas University in today's Big 12 title game.

Huskers lament lost 'opportunity'

By Robert Sinclair Nebraska senior guard Cary Cochran was looking for redemption against top-ranked Kansas University on Sunday afternoon. Instead, all he found was disappointment.

KU finds guys to 'step up'

Hinrich, Collison fight foul trouble; reserves rise to occasion

By Robert Sinclair With starters Kirk Hinrich and Nick Collison in foul trouble, No. 1-ranked Kansas University could have panicked against Nebraska on Sunday afternoon. Instead, the Jayhawks prevailed.

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