WRITER: Henry Greenstein

Notebook: KU-Nevada pairing came together under odd circumstances

Reno, Nev. — The Kansas football team won’t play its Big 12 Conference opener until next weekend, but had the league’s expansion timeline unfolded a little differently, KU could have been taking on a familiar foe this week. Saturday night’s Nevada road game took the place of a previously scheduled home matchup with Houston. That would have been the return trip following the 2022 matchup that the ...

KU survives late-night scare, outlasts Nevada 31-24

Reno, Nev. — The environment, the timing and the opponent were all unusual for Kansas football. The method of victory was unconventional, too. After a near-perfect opening drive that culminated in a Devin Neal touchdown, KU could not continue its stellar offensive pace. The Jayhawks had to overcome copious penalties, five unrecovered fumbles and general sloppiness, as they needed a relentless Neal and a ...

After stumbling over numerous obstacles, Jayhawks are still 3-0

Reno, Nev. — The Kansas football team looked to have sealed its road victory over Nevada late Saturday night when Taiwan Berryhill Jr. dove on an errant third-down option pitch from Brendon Lewis deep in Wolf Pack territory. The Jayhawks could have had a golden chance to go up two scores and, at long last, put the game out of reach. Only upon review, however, did the referees determine that defensive end ...

Week 3 preview: Kansas embarks on first road trip to face Nevada

After unsettling stretches in its victories over Missouri State and Illinois, the Kansas football team has a chance to put together a complete game when it goes out on the road to play Nevada. Granted, even as KU settled for a pair of field goals following a 28-7 halftime lead, then gave up two Illini touchdowns to set the final score at 34-23, head coach Lance Leipold never felt his team loosen its grip last ...

KU soccer rallies for road draw at Oklahoma

After going down two goals to Oklahoma in a dire first half to open Big 12 Conference play, the Kansas soccer team converted its only two shots on target in the second period. That included a close-range header by Olivia Page in the 85th minute for her first career goal, which sealed a 2-2 draw Thursday on the road at John Crain Field in Norman, Oklahoma. The Sooners outshot KU 18-6 on the night and struck ...

Arterio Morris suspended from KU men's basketball program

Kansas men's basketball player Arterio Morris has been suspended from the program, an athletic department spokesperson confirmed Friday night. The spokesman said KU Athletics had no further comment on the matter. Morris is a sophomore guard who transferred to KU from the University of Texas following his freshman year. On Thursday, Morris pleaded no contest in a misdemeanor assault case that had been set to ...