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Tale of the Tait

The Day After: Trouble at TCU

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2015/jan/28/kansas-basketball-v-tcu/109127/ Wednesday's 64-61 Kansas University basketball victory over TCU in Fort Worth, Texas, was such a dud from a pure basketball standpoint, that it's not really worth spending too much time recapping it. That's especially true with Allen Fieldhouse games against Kansas State (Saturday) at Iowa State (Monday) on the ...

New turf being installed at KU's Memorial Stadium

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2015/jan/29/286016/ Construction crews and Bobcats have taken over Memorial Stadium. But, no, it's not the start of any major stadium renovations that KU fans are dying to see. Instead, the Kansas University athletic department is replacing the turf at Memorial Stadium in preparation for the upcoming spring football season. The ...

Big 12 getting serious respect from national hoops analysts

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2015/jan/07/kansas-basketball-v-baylor/108461/ With the calendar turning to February in just a few days, and March being the month that follows February, it doesn't seem all that ridiculous to start looking ahead at the upcoming NCAA Tournament. While ESPN.com's Joe Lunardi and others do this year round, even in the offseason when ...

Wild world of recruiting strikes again as KU commitment Josh Moore backs out

Matt Tait

Late Tuesday night, Kansas University football commitment Josh Moore took to Twitter to announce that he no longer was headed to KU. Moore, a 6-foot-5, 250-pound tight end who many believed could easily develop into a defensive end or offensive tackle, played for new KU on-campus recruiting coordinator Gene Wier ...

The Day After: Near-perfection in Austin, Texas

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2015/jan/24/kansas-basketball-v-texas/108974/ By several accounts, Saturday's 75-62 victory over Texas in Austin was the Jayhawks' best game of the 2014-15 season. It's hard to argue that. So many positive things went in KU's direction, with a convincing victory over a solid team being the result. The game was on the road ...

NFL Pro Bowl to include 3 Jayhawks for first time since 1963

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2015/jan/23/285624/ When the best of the best in the NFL hit the field for Sunday's Pro Bowl in Arizona, the rosters will include three former Jayhawks for the first time in more than 50 years. Chris Harris (2007-10), Darrell Stuckey (2006-09) and Aqib Talib (2005-07), who shared the same KU ...

As expected, President Obama talks basketball during visit to KU

Matt Tait

http://www2.ljworld.com/photos/2015/jan/22/285511/ President Barack Obama visited Kansas University this morning to visit with KU students and several Lawrence residents on the heels of this week's State of the Union address. Obama, a huge and well-known college basketball fan, opened his speech at Anschutz Sports Pavilion by talking a little KU basketball. ...

The Day After: Overcoming OU

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2015/jan/19/kansas-basketball-v-oklahoma/108792/ It was one of the wildest games in Allen Fieldhouse in quite some time and featured two teams fighting from start to finish that played at an incredibly high level. In short, it was everything we love about college basketball. Journal-World Sports Editor Tom Keegan remarked after KU's 85-78 ...

The Day After: Slapped by the Cyclones

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2015/jan/17/kansas-basketball-v-iowa-state/108748/ With College Gameday in the building and hype around the game growing throughout the week, Iowa State answered the challenge of welcoming the Kansas men's basketball team to town in a big way and in convincing fashion. The game, although no doubt a thrill for the home fans, did ...

Toughness, teamwork common themes on David Beaty's coaching staff

Matt Tait

Today marked the third time since 2010 that I've found myself in the position of having to walk into a room full of football coaches whom I did not know and explain to them that I planned to spend the next however many years covering and caring about just about ...

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