Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
Check out what KUsports.com's Tom Keegan and Matt Tait learned after talking to almost all of the true freshmen on KU's roster for the first time since they arrived on campus.
Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis introduced the team captains for the 2014 season on Wednesday at a press conference. Newly appointed team leaders receiver Nick Harwell, linebacker Ben Heeney and safety Cassius Sendish — all seniors — answered questions from the media about their roles, expectations, dealing with injuries and much more.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
KU track and field throws coach Andy Kokhanovsky, also from Ukraine, demonstrates correct pronunciation of Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk.
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
With the Big 12 tournament set to begin on Wednesday in Kansas City, Mo., Jesse Newell and Eric Sorrentino discuss several hot-button topics regarding this year's field. Among them: KU's tournament path in the upper-portion of the bracket; one bold prediction from each podcaster; All-Big 12 tournament team predictions; tournament champion predictions; and how this will be a vital week for one Kansas guard.
Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011
Lawrence Journal-World reporters Ben Ward, Clark Goble and Jesse Newell preview Friday's City Showdown basketball games between Lawrence High and Free State.
Friday, April 9, 2010
Tech N9ne, Kansas City's most prolific and successful rapper, chats with us about being an independent mogul, embracing Juggalos, conquering Canada and consuming cognac. You know what I'm sizzlin'? (Caution: contains some explicit language.)
Monday, March 8, 2010
The Lawrence school district faces a budget deficit of over $5 million. This week the Lawrence High School student podcast "Room 125" will examine the different options facing the school board in regards to potential cuts, particularly the suggestion of closing one or more of the community's elementary schools.
Monday, Dec. 14, 2009
Shaun Hittle talks with Jason Arnett and John Bond, winners of the Lawrence NaNoWriMo contest, about their writing process and their new books.
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009
On this week's episode of "Going Deep," Matt Tait and Jesse Newell (filling in for Eric Sorrentino) welcome Brian Christopherson of The Lincoln Journal Star and HuskerExtra.com to the show. In addition to trying to sort out the jumbled mess that is the Big 12 standings, Christopherson gives his input on why Nebraska has become all defense and no offfense and divulges the identity of a few lesser-known names who could make the difference in the once-thought marquee game on the Big 12 North schedule.
Friday, June 26, 2009
• Anticipating another round of budget cuts, the Kansas Board of Regents on Thursday approved a 6 percent tuition increase for many students at Kansas University. • Even though funding was stripped from an appropriations bill, members of the Kansas congressional delegation on Thursday remained confident that a proposed National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility would still be built in Manhattan. • A local crime-fighting organization has announced a reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect wanted for an alleged attempted murder. Lawrence police are trying to track down James McAdams, 19, of Lawrence. • For the five Lawrence High golfers playing in Thursday’s Kansas Junior Golf Association Northeast Section tournament at Alvamar Public, the event delivered a relaxed and laid-back environment, as the Lions were able to enjoy their home-course advantage.
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008
School's back in session, and new faces are in the hallways. We're all thinking about them, but what are they thinking about us? Free Speak talks with new students and faculty to get their impressions of Free State.
Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008
Ryan Greene and Kevin Romary break down the biggest challenge yet for both No. 2 Kansas and No. 22 Kansas State in the 2007-08 season. The guys offer some thoughts and predictions as the undefeated Jayhawks and Michael Beasley & Co. get set to square off in Bramlage Coliseum, where KU has had some moderate success in the past.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008
Former Journal-World sports editor Chuck Woodling and current J-W business editor Mark Fagan (then just a KU sophomore) discuss the feelings around Lawrence as the 1987-88 KU team had to overcome a series of hurdles midseason. Included were Archie Marshall's knee injury, Marvin Branch's eligibility and Chris Piper's nagging injury.
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007
The third commitment for Bill Self's 2008 recruiting class - 6-foot-8 New Jersey power forward Quintrell Thomas - gives KU another big body following the departures of Darnell Jackson, Sasha Kaun and possibly Darrell Arthur. Journal-World KU men's basketball beat writer talks about the newest member of the class, plus who could be next.
Friday, Oct. 12, 2007
6News podcast for October 12, 2007
Sunday, Oct. 7, 2007
KU football beat writer Ryan Wood talks about what a Top 25 ranking can now do for Mark Mangino's surging program. Plus, how high can the Jayhawks go in the polls?
Monday, April 9, 2007
Scott Rothschild and Gena Terlizzi join Joel Mathis to discuss House Speaker Melvin Neufeld's proposal to charge local communities more for Regents university maintenance. Plus: What's going on in health care?