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Dudarev delivers record-breaking performance for KU in men's hammer throw

Kansas sophomore Gleb Dudarev put together a record-breaking performance in he men's hammer throw at the Kansas Relays on Friday at Rock Chalk Park, as he won the competition with a throw of 256 feet (78.04 meters). Dudarev’s personal-best throw broke a 35-year-old Kansas Relays record, the KU school record and Rock Chalk Park record. The throw not only etched Dudarev’s name all over the Kansas record books, but it gave him the top mark in the NCAA and fifth best in the world this year.

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Malik Newman idolizes ex-UConn star Kemba Walker when it comes to March Madness success

As Kansas sophomore guard Malik Newman looks to continue building his lofty March Madness résumé, he's taken some time to reflect on some of his favorite memories of watching postseason college hoops while growing up. Newman has idolized Charlotte Hornets star Kemba Walker, who led UConn to Big East and NCAA titles in 2011.

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Baylor roars past KU women, 83-48

For the first four minutes of the Kansas women's basketball team's 83-48 loss to No. 6 Baylor, the Jayhawks went possession-for-possession with the Big 12 powerhouse on Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse. By Chris Duderstadt

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Unselfish Jayhawks roll to 86-77 win over TCU in Big 12 home opener

Kansas junior Kylee Kopatich dished out a career-high nine assists, and was one of four Jayhawks in double figures in their 86-77 win over TCU on Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse. Four Jayhawks scored in double figures between Christalah Lyons (18 points), Kopatich (17), Brianna Osorio (15) and Austin Richardson (10).

KU women fall to St. John's in overtime

After a potential game-winning shot from Kansas junior Austin Richardson was ruled no good following a monitor review at the end of regulation, the KU women's basketball team suffered a 65-53 overtime loss to St. John's on Monday in Queens, N.Y.

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Kopatich nets career-high 26 points to lead KU past Arkansas

Kansas junior Kylee Kopatich scored a career-high 26 points to power the Kansas women's basketball team past Arkansas, 71-60, on Sunday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge at Allen Fieldhouse. Christalah Lyons and Tyler Johnson joined Kopatich in double figures with 15 and 10 points, respectively, to help the Jayhawks improve to 7-0.

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In the zone: Stifling defense guides KU women to 72-37 win over Texas Southern

After a strong first quarter sparked the Kansas women's basketball team to an 18-point victory over Campbell in the Jayhawks' season opener on Sunday, Brandon Schneider's squad used a big second quarter to pull away from Texas Southern in a 72-37 win over the Tigers on Wednesday in Allen Fieldhouse. By Chris Duderstadt

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KU football uniforms to pay homage to Civil War regiment with complicated legacy

When the KU football team pays tribute to the Sunflower State’s Civil War heritage in this weekend’s game against Baylor, they’ll also be honoring a Kansas abolitionist fighter with a murky past.

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KU volleyball swept by Creighton for first loss of season

After picking up wins over nationally-ranked opponents in No. 13 Kentucky and No. 17 Purdue earlier in the week, the No. 7 Kansas volleyball team had plenty of confidence that it could exact some revenge No. 9 Creighton to round out the Kansas Invitational on Saturday at the Horejsi Family Athletics Center. KU hadn't lost since dropping a five-set thriller to the Bluejays in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Horejsi, but Creighton continued to be a thorn in the Jayhawks' side on Saturday by coming away with a sweep, 25-20, 25-16, 29-27.

KU volleyball coasts past Montana, wins Wolverine Invitational

The University of Kansas volleyball team made quick work of Montana in a 25-9, 25-22, 25-16 victory over the Grizzles on Saturday, which secured the Wolverine Invitational title for the ninth-ranked Jayhawks.

KU, K-State partner for NCI designation run

Today's forecast: Mostly sunny and chilly in the morning. Highs around 34 today. Today's headlines: In order to make a more attractive bid for National Cancer Institute designation, cancer research centers from Kansas University and Kansas State University partner; the ...

KU Fans at MU game

KU fans display their support for KU and talk about MU leaving the Big 12

Journalists discuss college sports scandals

Steve Wieberg, a sports reporter with USA Today since 1982, discusses the recent KU ticket scandal and the Penn State sex scandal Wednesday at the Kansas Union. Wieberg was one of three sports reporters who spoke at a panel discussion titled "The Media and Big-Time College Athletics: The View from the Sports Desk." The event was part of a semester-long forum on college athletics sponsored by Ecumenical Christian Ministries.

Ladies Night Out with Bill Self

Women joined the KU men's basketball team for "Ladies Night Out with Bill Self" Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011. They got the opportunity to run drills and receive one-on-one training from the KU coaching staff. The event raised money for Jayhawks for a Cure, which supports cancer treatment and research at the KU Cancer Center and Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

2011 Late Night in the Phog

Late Night in the Phog kicked off the 2011-12 basketball season Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 at Allen Fieldhouse. Coach Bill Self rides in on a motorcycle, the men's team performs a skit on the evolution of dance and boxer Victor Ortiz lands a KO punch.

KU Custom motorcycle

Greg Zappala, of Knievel Motorcycles in Greenville, Pa., shows off the first Jayhawk custom motorcycle behind Allen Fieldhouse on Thursday Oct. 14, 2011. His company builds custom motorcycles for universities upon request. The Jayhawk motorcycle has a Bill Self motif complete with championship rings, and a Jayhawk on the tank.

Half-court shots: Xavier Henry vs. Cole Aldrich

Xavier Henry and Cole Aldrich held a half-court shot competition before the Legends of the Phog scrimmage Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011 at Allen Fieldhouse.

Victor Ortiz to finish college at KU

WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz intends to complete his college degree at Kansas University.

Tyrel Reed: Experience important in tourney

Tyrel Reed said being a senior helps keep him loose now that every game counts after defeating Boston University in the 2011 NCAA Tournament.

KU women's basketball team visits Cottonwood Inc.

Members of the KU women's basketball team visited Cottonwood Inc., Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011 to work alongside employees there and learn about the facility.

KU athletics says ticketing more effective now

The last 24 hours have been rough for the KU Athletics Department. 6News reporter Cory Smith spoke to officials to find out how effective the new ticket policies have been, and what they're hearing from Jayhawk fans.