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'Louisianimal' RB Anthony 'Pooka' Williams picking up interest from major programs

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2015/dec/17/300763/ The University of Kansas football program generated an explosion of unexpected buzz this past February by adding intriguing prospects to its 2018 recruiting class. But 10 months later, with the NCAA’s new early-signing period for college football beginning Dec. 20, the vibe surrounding KU’s potential signees could shift drastically ...

Former LSU QB and NJCAA national champ Lindsey Scott Jr. considering KU football

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2015/dec/17/300763/ A former LSU quarterback with both a high school state title and an NJCAA national championship on his résumé is examining the University of Kansas as his next potential stop. Earlier this week, Lindsey Scott Jr., helped East Mississippi Community College — the program made famous the previous couple ...

Stock watch: Top Jayhawks project as 2nd-round picks in 2018 NBA Draft

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/oct/22/320109/ Devonte’ Graham’s shooting display in Miami this past weekend was [so impactful it wowed Heat president Pat Riley][1], who, according to Kansas coach Bill Self, said the senior guard “put on a show” in a victory over Syracuse. That 35-point deluge alone — even coupled with Graham’s 35-point outburst ...

Which Jayhawk is most likely to join Devonte' Graham as a 30-point scorer?

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/nov/28/321123/ We all now recognize how flammable the shooting hand of Kansas senior Devonte’ Graham can get, in wake of his back-to-back 35-point performances this past week, spearheading victories over Toledo and Syracuse. It’s safe to say any one of the Jayhawks’ starters, Graham confirmed, could put up 20 points ...

Why KU D-end Dorance Armstrong didn't try to pull a Julius Peppers and play college basketball

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/nov/29/321148/ Back before he became the No. 2 overall pick in the 2002 NFL Draft, defensive end Julius Peppers spent his football offseasons in Chapel Hill, N.C., helping the University of North Carolina’s vaunted basketball program win ACC and postseason games. So when the Kansas basketball team this season ran ...

A Louisiana perspective on whether Devonta Jason and Corione Harris will sign with KU

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https://twitter.com/TheRealWhop3/status/828058148481200130 Pretty much since the day New Orleans prep teammates Devonta Jason and Corione Harris shocked the college football recruiting world by committing to Kansas, people have openly wondered about the chances the Jayhawks have of actually signing two such highly-coveted recruits. Much more successful programs remain in the hunt ...

Some ho-hum non-conference matchups haven't stopped No. 2 KU from playing at high level

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/nov/24/321055/ Kansas coach Bill Self never has been one to give much thought to national rankings and where his Jayhawks land on such lists. But considering KU enters Tuesday’s home game against Toledo at 5-0, with an average scoring margin of roughly 94-62 in its victories, Self didn’t mind sharing ...

Why former Alabama wideout Daylon Charlot switched to safety at KU

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/oct/21/320073/ The “Where’s Daylon Charlot?” game — a popular pastime these past several months for those who follow Kansas football — took an interesting turn this past weekend when the former Alabama wide receiver wore a No. 7 KU football uniform against Kansas State, instead of his former No. 2 ...

Is Peyton Bender still KU's starting QB?

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/oct/07/319739/ Football coaches and coordinators have no incentive to divulge their game plans publicly, and that’s the primary reason Kansas head coach David Beaty elected this week to not announce a starting quarterback for Saturday’s game at Iowa State. If you listen to offensive coordinator Doug Meacham’s perspective on the ...

Some hope for Daylon Charlot's future with Kansas

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http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2017/apr/15/316333/ Believe it or not, there may be a Saturday in the future when Kansas football fans don’t feel inspired to file a missing persons report for receiver Daylon Charlot. A much-hyped sophomore who transferred to KU from Alabama, Charlot expected to put up gaudy numbers and star alongside Steven ...

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