Tale of the Tait

Bill Self's decision to start Frank Mason at PG not the end of the road for Naadir Tharpe

Matt Tait Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self said Thursday that freshman guard Frank Mason would start for the Jayhawks in Boulder, Colo., this weekend, when they take on CU. So, naturally, as president and founder of the #TharpeFanClub, I, once again, caught some flack for KU junior Naadir Tharpe being ...

What's in store (if anything) for KU football coach Charlie Weis' staff this offseason?

Matt Tait

We already know that offensive line coach Tim Grunhard is leaving the Kansas University football staff, so that's at least one change that KU coach Charlie Weis will make to his coaching staff. But will there be any more? Weis was asked that very question following KU's loss to Kansas ...

A Joyous Occasion: Video of the KU volleyball team's celebration after learning NCAA Tournament fate

Matt Tait

The Kansas University volleyball team learned Sunday night that it would be hosting first- and second-round NCAA Tournament games games at Allen Fieldhouse for the second year in a row next weekend. Here's a quick video of the reaction when the Jayhawks found out.

Keegan vs. Tait: Week 12 - This one's for all the marbles

Matt Tait

Like Kansas, Keegan and I laid an egg last week. Maybe it's because we both picked the Jayhawks. So here we head into the final week of the 2013 season, all tied up with five — yep, a season-high FIVE — games different between us. Can't build the drama any ...

James Sims' last stand: KU senior has one final shot at eclipsing school record

Matt Tait With just one game remaining in his college career — 11 a.m. Saturday vs. Kansas State at Memorial Stadium — senior running back James Sims needs 332 yards rushing to pass June Henley and take over first place on KU's all-time rushing list. It's a long shot. At best. ...

Weis, Grunhard issue statements on offensive line coach's upcoming resignation

Matt Tait

Late Wednesday evening, Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis and offensive line coach Tim Grunhard released a joint statement confirming what we reported earlier in the day. Grunhard is stepping down after Saturday's game against Kansas State following two seasons in Lawrence as the O-Line coach. Below are the statements ...

Charlie Weis press conference notes: Nov. 26

Matt Tait

KU football coach just wrapped up his final Tuesday press conference of the 2013 season and, as expected, he spent a lot of time hyping up the fact that "It's K-State week!" Beyond this week's match-up and what he's learned about the rivalry, Weis talked a little about the immediate ...

Bill Self press conference notes: Nov. 25

Matt Tait

Bill Self live from Allen Fieldhouse previewing the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament: **• Self on the small setting of the court in the Bahamas:** I got a picture of the court today and it looked pretty cool. Says it's in a large ball room and seats 3-4 thousand. **• ...

Keegan vs. Tait: Week 11

Matt Tait

Despite having four picks different last week, Keegan and I wound up tied after missing two different games each. Seeing how I correctly picked the KU game and he did not, I lobbied with the ethics board for a bonus game, but to no avail. So that brings us to ...

Former KU great Jon Cornish named CFL's Most Outstanding Player

Matt Tait Former Kansas University running back Jon Cornish, the school's single season rushing leader (1,457 yards in 2006), continues to add to his case as the most decorated professional football player. Cornish, a native of Canada and standout running back with the Canadian Football League's Calgary Stampeders, on Thursday night ...

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