Big 12 honors pitchers
Kansas and Kansas State baseball needed big performances last week to get them into the Big 12 Baseball Championship.
Two pitchers came through — the Jayhawks’ Frank Duncan and the Wildcats’ Joe Flattery — and they were … Continue reading →
MANHATTAN — On paper, Friday night’s matchup of bottom-feeding Big 12 baseball teams didn’t look promising for those seeking quality baseball.
But for nearly five and a half innings, quality baseball was exactly what was played between in-state r… Continue reading →
LAWRENCE — Zac Elgie needed one pitch in the bottom of the 11th inning to slam a walk-off home run as Kansas outmuscled Kansas State, 8-7, in a nonconference baseball game Wednesday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Despite loading the bases in both the ninth and… Continue reading →
KU BASEBALL TOPS BAKER 7-3: Big hits by Zac Elgie and Kevin Kuntz helped the Kansas baseball team down Baker 7-3 on Tuesday in Lawrence. Elgie went 2-for-4 with his fourth homer in the first innings, hwile Kuntz broke the game open with a two-run doubl… Continue reading →
SIMONEAU ON COLLEGE FOOTBALL HALL BALLOT: Former Kansas State All-American linebacker Mark Simoneau is one of 76 players who comprises the 2012 Football Bowl Subdivision Ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, the National Football… Continue reading →
BIG 12 HONORS KU RIGHTY TAYLOR: Kansas pitcher Thomas Taylor, for his career-best 81/3 shutout innings over the weekend versus Belmont, earned Big 12 pitcher of the week, the conference announced Monday. Missouri outfielder Dane Opel won player of the … Continue reading →
A couple of buddies, way back when Kansas was liver and critics were chopping, made a wager.
One took the Jayhawks to win all their Big 12 home basketball games. The other did not. Five dollars is riding on the result.
These are the high-brow companion… Continue reading →
GATORADE NAMES COZART STATE PLAYER OF YEAR: Miege’s Montell Cozart was named the 2011-12 Gatorade Kansas Player of the Year on Thursday.
The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic ach… Continue reading →