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Cranton selected by Seattle in third round of MLB Draft; Shojinaga goes to Phillies

Updated 8:45 p.m. Monday, July 15: Former Kansas pitcher Hunter Cranton and current KU infielder Kodey Shojinaga were picked in the MLB Draft on Monday, becoming the first Jayhawks selected in five years. "I'm really proud of Hunter and Kodey," KU coach Dan Fitzgerald said in a press release. ...

KU men’s basketball to host capable group of mid-majors next season

Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self said after the 2023-24 season, which started with a preseason No. 1 ranking and ended with a second-round exit, “One of our problems this year with our young kids was we didn’t play a schedule that allowed those guys to play through mistakes. Going ...

LHS cross-country grows as a team training at a 4-day camp in the Colorado mountains

Lawrence High School’s cross-country team took a 10-hour bus ride and gained around 9,000 feet in elevation for a change of pace in its summer training. For the second straight year, the team traveled to Bellevue, Colorado, and the Colorado State University Mountain Campus. There, the Lions ...

McCullar will not play in Summer League due to injury rehab, per reports

The knee bruise that derailed Kevin McCullar Jr.'s final collegiate season at Kansas will prevent him from starting his professional career this month. Several outlets reported on Friday night, with the New York Knicks about to begin their Summer League campaign on Saturday, that as Newsday's ...

3-day MLB Draft opens Sunday; several KU players could be selected

The Kansas baseball team is about to get a little more clarity about what its roster will look like next season — just over a month before the start of the fall semester. The MLB Draft begins Sunday night at 6 p.m. at Cowtown Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas, with the first 74 selections, ...