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Kansas State parting ways with longtime volleyball coach

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State has decided to part with longtime volleyball coach Suzie Fritz after 22 years. The school announced Sunday that Fritz would not return next year despite having a 393-263 overall record and leading the Wildcats to the NCAA Tournament 13 times as the head ...

Former Jayhawk Sharon Lokedi wins NYC Marathon

NEW YORK (AP) — Evans Chebet and Sharon Lokedi, a former star distance runner at the University of Kansas, made huge splashes in their New York City Marathon debuts on Sunday. Both of Kenya, Chebet won the men's race and Lokedi won the women's race on an unseasonably warm day, with ...

Kansas soccer closes season with 5-1 loss to No. 15 TCU at Big 12 tournament

The Kansas soccer team fell to No. 15 TCU in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Championship in Round Rock, Texas, on Sunday, losing 5-1. Super-senior Rylan Childers scored the lone goal for the Jayhawks, whose season comes to an end with a 9-9-2 record. The Jayhawks reached Sunday's postseason ...

Reports: Big 12 Conference agrees to 6-year media rights extension with ESPN and Fox

The Big 12 Conference has reached an agreement on a six-year contract extension with ESPN and Fox worth more than $2 billion that will keep the conference's media rights with those networks through the 2030-31 college sports seasons, according to people familiar with the deal. Two people ...

Kansas women’s soccer tops Iowa State 2-0 to earn a spot at Big 12 tourney

Two goals from freshman Lexi Watts led the Kansas women's soccer team to a 2-0 win over the Iowa State Cyclones and into this weekend's Big 12 Championship tournament in Round Rock, Texas. It will mark KU's first appearance in the postseason event since winning it in 2019. “I told the ...