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KU’s Pooka Williams starting to feel like dynamic rusher again

Ahead of the Kansas football team’s midseason bye week, the offense didn’t perform at a high enough level against Oklahoma to satisfy the Jayhawks. But they at least saw running back Pooka Williams Jr. start to look like his old self again. Following his performance, which included a ...

Jayhawks finish pool play at the Big 12 Match Play Championship

After two days and four rounds, the Kansas men’s golf team will await the final round of pool play of the Big 12 Match Play Championship at the The Clubs at Houston Oaks on Sunday in Hockley, Texas. Kansas has 10 total team points to lead Pool B, while Texas Tech and Texas lead Pool A with 9 ...

Seniors show out on senior day for KU swimming

It was senior day for the Kansas swimming and diving team on Saturday as part of the second day of the Kansas Double Dual meet against South Dakota and Missouri State. The team sent a strong message by winning both matchups in convincing fashion with a 261-87 win over South Dakota and a 244-101 ...

KU expected to use more RPO plays after promoting Brent Dearmon to OC

Those who have played for Brent Dearmon have become all too familiar with one particular Bible verse. “No one can serve two masters.” Matthew 6:24 has practically become Dearmon’s mantra. Dearmon, who was promoted to KU’s offensive coordinator earlier this week, has a run-pass-option ...

LHS defeats Shawnee Mission South 40-21 to remain undefeated

Just after the Lawrence High defense forced a three-and-out, LHS junior quarterback Jackson Dooley connected with junior wide receiver Tre’ Jackson for an explosive 70-yard touchdown. That catch and run tied the game and gave LHS much-needed momentum in a 40-21 come- from-behind victory over ...

FSHS football races past Olathe South for 4th consecutive win

With temperatures in the low 40s on a frigid Friday night at Olathe District Activity Center, Free State bullied its way to a 28-7 win over Olathe South. The Firebirds leaned on their ground game behind a solid showing from an offensive line that overcame multiple injuries, while the defense ...

KU volleyball defeats West Virginia to earn first Big 12 win

The Kansas volleyball team defeated West Virginia in five sets (25-20, 25-20, 25-15, 25-17, 15-13) Thursday night at Horejsi Family Volleyball Arena. KU lost the second and fourth set, but ultimately found a way to finish things off with a narrow win in the final set. The Jayhawks earned their ...

KU soccer earns 1-0 win over Oklahoma

Thanks to some late-game theatrics, the Kansas women’s soccer team earned a 1-0 win over Oklahoma on Thursday night on the road. Mandi Duggan scored the game-winning goal in overtime at the 98:07 mark in the match. It came right after Katie McClure missed the shot attempt off the crossbar. ...