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Jayhawk Nation celebrates victory
The Orange Bowl champs received a heroes' welcome upon their return to today to the Sunflower State.
Published on January 4, 2008
Back home, fans go wild
Moments after the Jayhawks clenched the victory, fans poured out of downtown bars to celebrate.
Bowl shirts going fast
A hot item on the streets of Lawrence today: Orange Bowl championship t-shirts.
Pregnant woman abducted at gunpoint, forced to drive through NE Kansas
A 21-year-old woman is home safe after being abducted from a Topeka grocery store and forced to drive to Kansas City before her captors let her go in Lawrence.
Victory redeems generations of Jayhawks
KU's sweet win in Miami helps erase the foul taste that generations of Jayhawks endured.
"Guess we finally played somebody" -- and won
Last night, for the first time in nearly 40 years, the Jayhawks returned to the Orange Bowl to put a cap to the season they'll never forget.
Amidst football hype, hoops still going strong
Lost in the middle of all the Orange Bowl celebration is the Kansas men's basketball team. Tomorrow morning the Jayhawks look to stay unbeaten at Boston College.
KU women edge past Xavier
The Kansas women were on the road earlier this afternoon. The Hawks fought their way past Xavier to a 62-60 finish.
Lions battle Ravens in first game of 2008
The Lawrence High boys were looking for their fourth win against Olathe Northwest tonight as the prepster basketball season resumed.
After third-quarter scare, Lady Lions come out on top
The LHS girls locked up against the Olathe Northwest Ravens tonight.
Manning shines in Firebird-Eagle matchup
The Free State High School girls' basketball team took on Olathe North tonight.
The Hy-Vee High School Game of the Week tonight saw the Baldwin High boys trounce the Eudora High Cardinals, 46-38.
Lawrence fan reactions
Hal Johnson, Brian Russell, Larry Murray, Sue givens and Martha Spacek react to the Jayhawks' 24-21 victory over Virginia Tech in the 2008 Orange Bowl.
Videocast for January 4
KU fans celebrate victory in Lawrence
KU fans in downtown Lawrence revel in the Jayhawks' 24-21 Orange Bowl victory over Virginia Tech.