KU sports

Kansas basketball awarded academic recognition
May 20, 2015
Kansas University’s men’s basketball team has earned its eighth-straight NCAA Academic Performance Program (APP) Public Recognition Award, KU and the NCAA announced Wednesday.
Kansas golfer tapped all-region
May 20, 2015
Kansas University women’s golfer Yupaporn Kawinpakorn has been named to the Women’s Golf Coaches Association all-region team.
Brandon Schneider completes coaching staff
Natalie Knight to remain with KU as graduate manager
May 20, 2015
Kansas women’s basketball coach Brandon Schneider announced Wednesday the additions of Andy Majors (director of player development) and Donease Smith (director of basketball operations) to his coaching staff. Plus, Natalie Knight, a four-year starting guard for the Jayhawks, will remain with the team in the role of graduate student manager.
KU basketball earns NCAA Academic Performance Program Public Recognition Award
It’s eight in a row for Jayhawks
May 20, 2015
KU’s basketball team was honored by the NCAA on Wednesday for academic achievement.
KU LHP Krauth lauded by league
May 20, 2015
Kansas University junior left-handed baseball pitcher Ben Krauth was named Big 12 Conference Newcomer of the Year and was named to the All-Big 12 second team, the league announced Tuesday.
Kansas leads country in lottery picks
May 20, 2015
Business Insider Australia has written a short piece that gives Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self some valuable ammo in recruiting. By Gary Bedore
Disappointing KU baseball season ends on high note
Junior pitcher Ben Krauth named Big 12 newcomer of the year; 6 other Jayhawks honored
May 19, 2015
The 2015 Kansas University baseball season ended in disappointing fashion, with the Jayhawks (23-23 overall, 8-15 in Big 12 play) losing the final series of the season to Kansas State and being the lone team left out of this week’s Big 12 Conference tournament in Tulsa, Oklahoma. But seven Jayhawks earned all-Big 12 honors on Tuesday, putting a silver lining on a frustrating season.
Healthy Schyler Miles looking to make impact for KU football
May 19, 2015
Despite having two years remaining in a college football career that has been littered with injuries, Kansas University linebacker Schyler Miles believes the time is now for him to make an impact. By Matt Tait
Column: Svi can be a teen dream
May 19, 2015
Those held hostage by numbers, which only speak to the past and leave so much to be desired when the topic is the future, probably don’t spend much time thinking about the contributions Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk will make next season.By Tom Keegan
Tyrel Reed joining Lawrence practice
May 19, 2015
Former Kansas University basketball guard Tyrel Reed, who was awarded a doctorate in physical therapy during KU Med School graduation ceremonies on Sunday at Memorial Stadium, is joining Lawrence’s OrthoKansas, LLC as a physical therapist, the company announced Monday on Facebook. By Gary Bedore
Kansas rowing fourth at league
May 18, 2015
Three of the four Kansas University boats that competed in Sunday’s Grand Final races at the Big 12 Championship earned medals, pacing the Jayhawks to a fourth-place finish in the five-team field.
KU’s Stigler wins Big 12 hurdles
May 18, 2015
Kansas University senior Michael Stigler claimed his fourth consecutive 400-meter hurdle title on Sunday at the Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
KU baseball digs deep, drops KSU
May 18, 2015
With nothing but pride to play for in the final game of the season Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark, Kansas University’s baseball team spotted Sunflower State rival Kansas State a five-run lead and then woke up. By Matt Tait
A step forward: KU softball strands 15 in season-ending loss
May 18, 2015
Kansas University’s softball team continually applied pressure on Missouri in Sunday’s NCAA regional championship, but the Jayhawks never delivered the big hit.
High-scoring Memphis guard LaGerald Vick picks Kansas
May 18, 2015
High-scoring Memphis Douglass High senior combo guard LaGerald Vick on Sunday committed to play basketball at Kansas University. By Gary Bedore

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