Advertisement

Tale of the Tait

Andrew Wiggins' KU basketball gear appearing and disappearing on craigslist

Matt Tait

The sports memorabilia business is no joke and each year millions of dollars are spent by fans and collectors who seek autographs, equipment and other memorabilia from their favorite athletes. This certainly is nothing new to Kansas University sports fans, many of whom spend hours after basketball games waiting for ...

Jayhawks facing long odds yet again during upcoming football season

Matt Tait

As the beginning of fall camp draws near and preseason predictions pop up just about everywhere you look, the Kansas University football program continues to see the odds of a decent season stacked against it. Earlier today, I received an email from the folks at www.bovada.lv with the updated odds ...

Charlie Weis' 'pile of crap' comment still the talk of Big 12 media days

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2013/jul/23/258850/ **Dallas** — Charlie Weis stole the show. That's the prevailing thought from Day 1 of the 2013 Big 12 media days at the Omni Hotel as Day 2 gets going with five new teams stepping to the podium today. And, in a sense, Weis' Monday comments about enticing potential ...

KU football's Marquel Combs fitting in just fine

Matt Tait

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/photos/2013/07/10/football_101_rg006.JPG Wednesday afternoon, Marquel Combs, the Kansas football team's version of Andrew Wiggins, made his first public appearance as a Jayhawk, when he stopped by Meadowlark Estates retirement community with defensive line coach Buddy Wyatt and walk-ons Shane Smith and Austin Barone to spend an hour or so talking football ...

After long wait, KU football shows off 5 new helmets

Matt Tait

http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2013/jul/01/257909/ It's hard to say whether it was a calculated move or an innocent delay, but when news hit that the Kansas University football program would unveil some type of "new gear" around noon today, speculation from Jayhawk fans scored off the charts. Unfortunately, so did the waiting. Instead of ...

Blog from New York: KU fans wait hours in line to get Ben McLemore's autograph at Times Square

Matt Tait

**Final update: 6 p.m.** http://www2.kusports.com/users/photos/2013/jun/26/257698/ The line at Champs Sports in Times Square has not gotten any shorter as Ben McLemore already has signed dozens of autographs and will be here until 6:30. To my surprise, most of the memorabilia he's signed are KU photos, but I also saw him ...

KU football coach Charlie Weis' Hannah & Friends celebration a wild success during first year in Kansas

Matt Tait

Over the weekend, I was one of a group of five or six media members who got the opportunity to participate in the Hannah & Friends 10th anniversary celebration at Prairie Band Casino and Firekeeper Golf Course, just north of Topeka. Hannah & Friends, as most of you surely know ...

FINAL: Red alums top Blue current players, 66-61, at Bill Self basketball camp

Matt Tait

Here's video of that Andrew Wiggins dunk that Jesse Newell was in perfect position to capture just seconds into today's game. http://www2.kusports.com/videos/2013/jun/19/35811/ And Nick Krug's photo gallery of the fun. http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2013/jun/19/kansas-basketball-scrimmage/ **Final Score: Red 66, Blue 61** Tyrel Reed led the Red team in its revenge victory over the young ...

A little cleaner look at KU's announced TV deal with Time Warner

Matt Tait

The news regarding a broadcasting deal between Kansas Athletics, IMG College and Time Warner Cable/MetroSports to create a revamped Jayhawk Network has produced quite a bit of confusion from fans throughout Jayhawk Nation. As I've mentioned several times today, both on Twitter and in the comments section of our story, ...

Blue squad comes from behind to top Red alums, 91-76, at Bill Self basketball camp

Matt Tait

Here's a video of highlights from the scrimmage, taken by Jesse Newell: http://www2.kusports.com/videos/2013/jun/12/35807/ And here are Nick Krug's photos of the action: http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2013/jun/12/kansas-basketball-scrimmage/ **FINAL: Blue 91, Red 76** Thanks to a big second half, freshman forward Brannen Greene led all scorers with 21 points in the Blue's come-from-behind victory over ...

1... 27 28 29 30 ...60

Upload photo Browse photos