National sports

KU baseball falls to Missouri State
March 24, 2015
Missouri State overcame a five-run deficit Tuesday night to hand Kansas University’s baseball team its third straight loss, 15-9. The Jayhawks (9-18) will face Texas Tech Friday night in Lubbock, Texas.
Self reflects on season’s highs, lows
March 24, 2015
More than anything, Bill Self wishes he was in Cleveland today, preparing his Kansas University basketball team for an NCAA Midwest Regional Sweet 16 game against Notre Dame.
KU spring practice opens Beaty era
March 24, 2015
There was no depth chart, only a number of different position charts. There were no old habits, only new routines. And by the time the first spring practice under first-year Kansas University football coach David Beaty had wrapped — a little more than three hours after it began, thanks to a lightning delay that Beaty called “adversity” — Beaty summed up the day with genuine excitement over what had just been accomplished.
Column: Jayhawks working with what they’ve got this spring
March 24, 2015
Such good weather leading up to the first day of spring football practice and then Tuesday arrives and wham. Gray skies. A brief appearance of the sun. Heavy rain. Two different hail storms. A brief blast of thunder and lightning.
Beaty eager to kick off first Kansas spring
March 24, 2015
Kansas University football coach David Beaty has been a busy man since he was hired back in December. And all of the running from place to place to meet with recruits, fans, administrators and donors is something the first-year coach believes was critical in building his program. By Matt Tait
Tough slate awaits Kansas basketball again next year
March 23, 2015
Kansas University’s nonconference basketball schedule figures to be rugged again during the 2015-16 season. By Gary Bedore
Column: KU’s 2015-’16 outlook uncertain
March 23, 2015
The malaise in the aftermath of Kansas University’s two other recent NCAA Tournament losses to schools from the Missouri Valley Conference feels different this time. By Tom Keegan
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 23, 2015
March 23, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 23, 2015
Cal clips Kansas in women’s golf
March 23, 2015
Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn and Gabriella DiMarco each won their matches, but the Jayhawks fell to Cal, 3-2, in the first round of the SDSU Farms Invitational on Monday.
Peavy, Giants down Royals, 8-3
March 23, 2015
Jake Peavy pitched five innings, and the San Francisco Giants snapped a four-game losing streak with an 8-3 exhibition victory against the Kansas City Royals on Monday.
Red-hot Hosmer homers in win
March 23, 2015
Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Alex Rios each had two hits as the Kansas City Royals defeated a San Francisco Giants split squad 4-2 Sunday.
Home runs power Hawkeyes past Kansas baseball, 6-2
March 23, 2015
Kansas University stranded 17 runners and surrendered three home runs in a 6-2 baseball loss to Iowa on Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Quick start propels KU tennis to 4-0 win over West Virginia
March 23, 2015
Kansas University’s women’s tennis team used a fast start and a come-from-behind singles win to blank West Virginia, 4-0, Sunday afternoon at the Jayhawk Tennis Center.
Stein sets RBI mark in Jayhawks’ 5-4 softball win
March 23, 2015
Maddie Stein became Kansas University’s all-time career RBI leader with a solo home run in the fifth inning, and KU coach Megan Smith claimed her 300th career win in a the Jayhawks’ 5-4 victory over Georgia State on Sunday at Arrocha Ballpark.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 22, 2015
March 22, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of March 22, 2015