Hunter Mickelson plays way into lineup, produces
December 20, 2014
One of Kansas University’s best big men in practice the last 10 days has been a guy who, until Saturday, had played the least amount of minutes in games. He’s Arkansas transfer Hunter Mickelson, who after logging one minute in the last five contests and 14 minutes in five games all season, erupted for eight points, seven rebounds and two blocks in 17 minutes in Saturday’s 96-69 rout of Lafayette in Allen Fieldhouse. By Gary Bedore
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Jayhawks show off depth in rout of Lafayette
December 20, 2014
Six players reached double digits in scoring and the Kansas University men’s basketball team improved to 9-1 with a 96-69 victory over a scrappy Lafayette team Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse. By Matt Tait
Column: Firebirds’ strategy bothered Lawrence
December 20, 2014
Kudos to Free State High coach Chuck Law for employing a turn-back-the-clock, clock-eating strategy, and especially to his players for having the discipline to execute their coach’s game plan remarkably well.
Ottawa, De Soto split
December 20, 2014
Isaac McCullough and Perry Carroll each scored 12 points to lead Ottawa to a 63-35 high school boys basketball victory over De Soto on Friday.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Dec. 19, 2014
December 20, 2014
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Dec. 19, 2014
Royals ink Rios to $11M, one-year deal
December 20, 2014
The Kansas City Royals announced the signing of veteran outfielder Alex Rios to an $11 million, one-year deal Friday that includes a mutual option for the 2016 season.
Manning could provide KU valuable minutes
December 20, 2014
Conner Teahan, Christian Moody, Justin Wesley and Stephen Vinson have been four walk-ons to play meaningful minutes at Kansas University in the Bill Self era.
LHS boys claim 39-33 victory
December 20, 2014
Free State High’s boys basketball team entered Friday with a plan to stop Lawrence High’s explosive offense. It included packing the paint on defense and slowing the tempo down on offense.
Piper powers Free State girls, 59-47
December 20, 2014
Free State sophomore Madison Piper was not about to let an illness or any player from Lawrence High stop her from leading the Firebirds to a victory in the girls basketball City Showdown on Friday at FSHS.
Cliff Alexander to make first start
December 19, 2014
After nine straight games coming off the bench to begin his Kansas University career, freshman power forward Cliff Alexander is about to get his first crack at the starting five.
Former Jayhawk Kevin Kane expected to join KU football coaching staff
December 19, 2014
Sources close to the Kansas University football program earlier this week told the Journal-World that former KU linebacker Kevin Kane is expected to rejoin the program as a part of new head coach David Beaty’s coaching staff. By Matt Tait
Lions getting lift from supporting cast
December 19, 2014
Lawrence High senior Anthony Bonner and junior Justin Roberts are the faces of the boys basketball team this season.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Dec. 18, 2014
December 19, 2014
Here’s a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014.
Beaty dispenses recruiting credit to staff
December 18, 2014
Newly hired Kansas University football coach David Beaty has received a lot of praise for his early run of success on the recruiting trail that landed eight mid-year junior-college transfers on Wednesday.
Jayhawks take annual Christmas shopping trip
December 18, 2014
Weighed down while wearing a boot on his right foot, Kansas University freshman Devonté Graham whizzed through the Iowa Street Wal-Mart on a motorized shopping cart Thursday night.
Veritas girls fall to Christ Prep
December 18, 2014
Veritas Christian’s girls basketball team has struggled with rebounding all season, and it was no different against Christ Prep Academy on Thursday night.
Royals sign Medlen to two-year contract
December 18, 2014
After twice having Tommy John surgery, Kris Medlen was looking for a team to give him a chance. The defending AL champions were willing to take the gamble.


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