National sports

Column: Here’s a look at seven KU football newbies to watch
April 27, 2015
A look at seven Kansas football players who helped their bids for fall playing time during the spring, listed in alphabetical order. By Tom Keegan
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 26, 2015
April 27, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA playoff games of April 26, 2015
Former Texas A&M WR says he’s headed to Kansas
April 26, 2015
This past Monday, Texas A&M wide receiver LaQuvionte Gonzalez took to Twitter to announce he was leaving the program to pursue his college football career elsewhere. Sunday night, he hopped back on social media to tweet he is headed to Kansas. By Benton Smith
Spring game nets KU receiver Braylon Royal
April 26, 2015
A cavalcade of Kansas University football recruits and commitments watched Saturday’s spring game at Memorial Stadium, and before the big weekend concluded for the Jayhawks, one of those undecided high school players in attendance told KU’s coaches he plans to make Lawrence his future home. By Benton Smith
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 25, 2015
April 26, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 25, 2015
Feilhaber scores in stoppage time; Sporting KC ties Houston
April 26, 2015
Benny Feilhaber scored from distance in stoppage time and Sporting Kansas City rallied to tie the Houston Dynamo 4-4 on Saturday night.
Transfer rule controversial
April 25, 2015
It’s understandable if Cleveland State basketball coach Gary Waters is frustrated over the rule that allows players who have graduated with one year of eligibility remaining to transfer to another school and be eligible to play immediately.
KU’s Muchkayev 15th
April 25, 2015
Kansas University’s Anastasiya Muchkayev placed 15th in the Triton Invitational’s women’s invitational shot put with a throw of 15.66 meters.
KU rowers fourth
April 25, 2015
Kansas University’s rowing team joined up with Oklahoma on Saturday in the Big 12 vs. Big Ten Double Dual as the Jayhawks and Sooners took on Iowa and Wisconsin.
Kansas soccer tops Creighton
April 25, 2015
Ashley Williams scored three goals, and Kansas University defeated Creighton, 5-0, in women’s soccer Saturday night at Rock Chalk Park.
Two KU golfers second at Big 12
April 25, 2015
Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn shot the low round of the day, 3-under 69, to move into a tie for second place Saturday after the second round of the Big 12 women’s golf championship.
KU baseball belts West Virginia
April 25, 2015
A five-run first inning and a four-run ninth sent Kansas University past West Virginia, 9-5, on Saturday in Big 12 baseball.
Kansas softball falls to OU, 13-0
April 25, 2015
Oklahoma handed Kansas University’s softball team its worst loss of the season Saturday, shutting out the Jayhawks, 13-0, at Arrocha Ballpark.
Bryan Sperry, 89, steals show in alumni flag football game
April 25, 2015
Prior to Saturday’s spring football game, Kansas University had about 40 alumni take the field for a flag football contest. While most participants weren’t too far removed from their glory days, it was a Kansas standout from 1946-48 who stole the show. By Benton Smith
Notebook: David Beaty brings back Kansas greats
April 25, 2015
While Saturday’s Kansas University spring football game served as a reminder of the uphill climb ahead for new coach David Beaty and his staff, the days leading up to the exhibition also featured examples of attainable success. By Benton Smith