Firebirds eliminated in state semifinals
November 22, 2014
Free State High’s football players knew they needed to limit Hutchinson senior running back Blaik Middleton to reach the Class 6A state championship game. It didn’t happen.
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Alabama knocks off KU women at Allen Fieldhouse
November 21, 2014
Chelsea Gardner scored 30 points and three other Kansas University women’s basketball players produced double-digit point totals against Alabama Friday night at Allen Fieldhouse, but the Jayhawks couldn’t get the stops they needed late in an 85-80 loss to the Crimson Tide.
Graham injured shoulder vs. Kentucky; hasn’t practiced
November 21, 2014
Kansas University freshman guard Devonté Graham suffered a sprained right shoulder in Tuesday’s game against Kentucky, coach Bill Self said Friday.
Jayhawks gather in gym for 6 a.m. practice today
Self not pleased with Thursday’s workout; today’s much better
November 21, 2014
Bill Self had his Jayhawks run through a 6 a.m. practice Friday.
Visinia paying dividends for KU
November 21, 2014
He arrived at Kansas University with the funny Samoan name and huge frame but quickly has become one of the brightest spots of the 2014 KU football season.
Column: Zenger has help in search for coach
November 21, 2014
Any time a coaching-search adviser is employed by a university, suspicion percolates that the adviser will push buddies of his upon the athletic director.
FSHS, Hutch battling for finals berth
November 21, 2014
Two weeks ago, Free State High’s football team gave up 293 rushing yards in the first round of the Class 6A state playoffs. Members of the defense vowed not to let that happen again.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Nov. 20, 2014
November 21, 2014
Here’s a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014.
Raiders bag first win at Chiefs’ expense
November 20, 2014
Rookie Derek Carr gave the Oakland Raiders something to celebrate for a change. Carr threw a nine-yard touchdown pass to James Jones with 1:42 remaining, and the Raiders snapped a 16-game losing streak with a 24-20 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night.
Pollard plays role of delivery guy
November 20, 2014
Scot Pollard led a UPS film crew through an Allen Fieldhouse hallway to the current Kansas University basketball locker room.
Busy weekend awaits KU women’s basketball
November 20, 2014
This weekend will be far busier than most for Kansas University’s women’s basketball team.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Nov. 19, 2014
November 19, 2014
Here’s a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014.
Chiefs taking Raiders seriously
November 19, 2014
Wedged between a pair of games against last season’s Super Bowl participants, the Kansas City Chiefs appear to get a bit of a breather with a visit to the winless Oakland Raiders.
Lions, Firebirds all-league in volleyball
November 19, 2014
Several city volleyball players were recognized on the All-Sunflower League team.
Kansas volleyball cruises past Iowa State in four sets
November 19, 2014
Four weeks ago, Kansas University’s volleyball team traveled to Iowa State, left with a loss and returned home with a losing record in the Big 12.
Firebirds’ Anderson, Bermel sign letters of intent
November 19, 2014
Last week, Free State High senior swimmer Eliza Anderson was stressed about making a decision on where to go to college. She was pressed up against the fall signing period deadline, which was Wednesday, and kept trying to go through the pros and cons of each of her finalists.
Late return fitting finish following KU’s loss to Kentucky
November 19, 2014
Kansas University’s basketball players and coaches, who hoped to be sleeping in their own beds between 1 and 2 a.m., Wednesday, instead reclined at Topeka Regional airport shortly before the sun came up.
KU’s Bowen hearing voices of support
November 19, 2014
For the past seven weeks — six games and one bye — interim head coach Clint Bowen has deflected all questions about his chances of becoming Kansas University’s permanent football coach in the near future by throwing the praise and focus back onto the players and talking in general terms about establishing a foundation the program can build upon regardless of who’s calling the shots next season.
Column: Jayhawks plagued by lack of size
November 19, 2014
So much has changed from last season for the Kansas University basketball team, but two games into the season, one thing remains the same: The Jayhawks don’t play at an elite level without a healthy Joel Embiid protecting the paint.


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