National sports

Kansas Relays begins today
April 16, 2014
Kansas University’s track and field teams will open the 87th annual Kansas Relays today at newly constructed Rock Chalk Park.
KU swimmer nets Big 12 scholar award
April 16, 2014
Kansas University junior Deanna Marks was named the Big 12 Winter Scholar-Athlete of the Year on Tuesday.
Big 12 honors Kansas’ Pille
April 16, 2014
Kansas University ‘s Alicia Pille was named the Big 12 Softball Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.
KU baseball falls to Grand Canyon
April 16, 2014
Three walks, two passed balls and an error in a three-run seventh inning doomed Kansas University to a 5-3 nonconference baseball loss to Grand Canyon on Tuesday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Zenger: ‘Bonnie will be back’ to lead KU women’s basketball
Transfers mount, but AD confident in coach Henrickson
April 16, 2014
Three of Bonnie Henrickson’s underclassmen have decided not to return to Kansas University next season, but the KU women’s basketball coach will be back for her 11th season, determined to land her first winning conference record in Big 12 play. By Tom Keegan
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 15
April 16, 2014
Here’s a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Tuesday, April 15.
Royals top Astros; Ventura wins first
April 16, 2014
Rookie Yordano Ventura threw seven solid innings for his first major-league win to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Wiggins honored with ‘Mr. Jayhawk’ award at postseason banquet
09:02 p.m., April 15, 2014 Updated 12:25 a.m.
Kansas University freshman guard Andrew Wiggins was named winner of the 2014 Danny Manning “Mr. Jayhawk” Award, for contributions on and off the court, at the conclusion of Tuesday night’s postseason awards banquet held before 660 fans at the Lawrence Holiday Inn. By Gary Bedore
KU football coaches now turn to chemistry
April 15, 2014
It was not just new faces in helmets and shoulder pads who made their presence felt during the Kansas University football team’s recently completed spring session. By Matt Tait
Kansas’ Self relishes Tisdale Award
April 15, 2014
Kansas University’s Bill Self on Monday received the Wayman Tisdale Humanitarian Award at the Devon Energy College Basketball Awards in Oklahoma City. By Gary Bedore
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 14
April 15, 2014
Here’s a look at how former Kansas University players fared in NBA games of Monday, April 14.
Kansas track gets 9 wins
April 14, 2014
Kansas University claimed victories in nine events Friday and Saturday at the Sun Angel Track & Field Classic.
Jayhawks claim rowing victory
April 14, 2014
Kansas University’s rowing team concluded the regular season with a victory and three second-place finishes Sunday at the Lake Natoma Invite.
TCU tennis upends Kansas
April 14, 2014
Kansas University’s tennis team won the doubles point, but TCU won five of six singles matches to beat the Jayhawks, 5-2, running Kansas’ losing streak to six straight matches.
KU men’s golf fourth in Iowa
April 14, 2014
Three Kansas University men’s golfers tied for seventh, and the Jayhawks placed fourth in the team standings after the final round of the Hawkeye Invitational on Sunday at Finkbine Golf Course.