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Gary Woodland misses cut at British Open

Kansas golf alum Gary Woodland’s dream of winning back to back majors came to an end on Friday evening at The Open Championship in Northern Ireland. Playing in his first of the PGA Tour’s four major tournaments since winning the U.S. Open in mid-June, Woodland followed up Thursday’s ...

Self Made TBT squad to host meet and greet Sunday in Lawrence

Team Self Made, the all-KU alumni squad that hopes to be playing for a $2 million prize in The Tournament in the weeks ahead, is hosting a meet and greet for fans at Jefferson’s West in Lawrence on Sunday. Self Made general manager and lead guard Elijah Johnson will co-host the event from ...

McFalls tabs Lamberth as assistant coach for KU softball

Meghan Lamberth, a former assistant coach at Maryville University and Northwestern pitcher, has been named a Kansas softball assistant coach. Lamberth spent three seasons at Maryville as an assistant softball coach, directing a 2019 pitching staff that registered a 1.82 earned run average in ...

Kansas tennis adds Luniuska Delgado to 2019-20 roster

Kansas coach Todd Chapman announced Thursday that Luniuska “Luna” Delgado has signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) to play tennis for KU, starting in the fall of 2019. A native of Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela, Delgado has been ranked as high as No. 962 in singles play by the Women's Tennis ...

Royals hold off White Sox 6-5 to sweep 4-game series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (ap) — When the Kansas City Royals gave starter Brad Keller the lead with a five-run third inning, Keller made sure to show his gratitude. The 23-year-old took care of the White Sox batters in the top of the fourth, striking out the side on 14 pitches to get his guys back to ...

Royals send struggling White Sox to sixth straight loss

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Danny Duffy pitched strong six innings and ended a nine-start winless skid, and Jorge Soler and Nicky Lopez hit back-to-back RBI singles twice as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Wednesday night. Duffy (4-5) who took a liner off his throwing hand ...

Gary Woodland ready for first major since joining golf’s elite

The last time he played in one of the PGA Tour’s four major golf tournaments, former Kansas golfer Gary Woodland had to hold off major monster Brooks Koepka to win the U.S. Open. This time, he’ll have to deal with the tournament favorite for the first two rounds. Teeing it up in a major ...

KU to begin beer, wine sales at football games this fall

Head coach Les Miles won’t be the only new attraction coming to David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium this fall. University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long announced Wednesday that fans attending KU home games now will be able to buy beer and wine, beginning with the Jayhawks’ Aug. 31 ...

Sparkman shuts down White Sox in Royals’ 11-0 win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Glenn Sparkman pitched a five-hitter for his first career complete game, Whit Merrifield and Hunter Dozier both had three hits including a home run, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White sox 11-0 Tuesday night. Sparkman (3-5) walked one and had a career-high ...

Point guard Dajuan Harris commits to Kansas

The Kansas men’s basketball program has found a taker for its 13th and final scholarship for the 2019-20 roster. Dajuan Harris, a fast-rising 3-star point guard who is destined to crack the top 100 and earn a 4-star rating from Rivals.com when the updated ratings are released, announced his ...