Kansas track and field closed out the regular season Friday night as the Jayhawks competed at the Arkansas Twilight in Fayetteville, Ark. Eleven Jayhawks recorded new personal bests times and marks, many of which moved the athletes up the individual Bi… Continue reading
Freshman pitcher Alicia Pille carried a no-hitter into the bottom of the fifth, but two home runs marked the only hits the No. 18/16 Aggies would need to take the first of a three-game series, 3-0, Friday evening at the Aggie Softball Complex. Continue reading
Sophomore Frank Duncan struck out nine batters in eight plus innings of work, while junior Alex DeLeon went 3-for-4 with his fourth home run of the season Friday night as Kansas defeated Air Force, 5-2, in the second game of the Jayhawk Classic. Continue reading
Everyone wants to applaud the move to hire Bob Bowlsby.
At least everyone who wants to solidify the Big 12. Which includes about anyone who cheers for Kansas or Kansas State, given the worrisome hand-wringing that went on the past two years with confer… Continue reading
Former Kansas University and current NBA basketball player Marcus Morris has entered into a diversion agreement with prosecutors related to a February incident at a Lawrence nightclub. Continue reading
Students at Schwegler Elementary School in Lawrence were greeted by a special group of visitors Friday afternoon as members of the Kansas women’s basketball team, head coach Bonnie Henrickson and Baby Jay all stopped by for a school assembly. KU was th… Continue reading
As the athletic director at Stanford, Bob Bowlsby was privy to much of the Big 12’s internal drama.
This was last fall, when Texas and Oklahoma threatened to lead a West Coast exodus that could have crippled the Big 12. Bowlsby and other Pac-12 admin… Continue reading
Thanks for all the emails this week. It’s been a fun one. Here’s where you can reach me.
On to your emails.
Jay Young in Midland, Texas, wrote: Wow David! 6 out of 10 Big 12 teams in the top 25. Two of which lost a lot of expereinceand talent. Do yo… Continue reading
Bob Bowlsby read the same news that everyone else read. He heard the same gossip in collegiate athletic circles that everyone else heard. The Big 12 is a dysfunctional family. The rest of the league serves at the pleasure of Texas and Oklahoma. Bowlsby… Continue reading
IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 introduced Bob Bowlsby as its commissioner on Friday. You can expect plenty more coverage from ESPN.com, including a column from Ivan Maisel on what convinced Bowlsby to leave a comfortable job at Stanford to take over a lea… Continue reading