A suspect was detained Wednesday afternoon after reportedly stabbing a woman on a bike path in west Lawrence. Law enforcement officials followed the man into the nearby woods and took him into custody upon finding him.
Lew Perkins spoke to the media Wednesday for the first time since announcing his resignation about the current status of the Big 12. Perkins did not address his reasons for retirement or the ticket scandal and related athletic department issues.
Lew Perkins said Wednesday that the ten remaining teams in the Big 12 deciding to stay together was one of the greatest things to happen to college athletics in a long time. Perkins addressed the media at Allen Fieldhouse on Wednesday.
Former KU basketball players were back in Lawrence to play against the current Jayhawks in session two of Bill Self's basketball camp. Players such as Mario Chalmers and Keith Langford put on a show in front of the fans.
Heavy winds, rain and lightning have been associated with the severe thunderstorm moving across the area. The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Douglas and Franklin counties until 5:45 p.m.
After a U.S. Highway 59 dedication ceremony this morning in Ottawa, Gov. Mark Parkinson discusses his role in the Big 12 Conference realignment process, and the prospects for the league to stick together in the long term.