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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 ...

Free State soccer advances to 6A quarterfinals with 2-0 win over Wichita East

The Free State High soccer team is headed to the quarterfinal round of the Class 6A state playoffs, following Thursday’s 2-0 win over third-seeded Wichita East in the regional title game in Wichita. Axel Bengoa and Suyash Kumar scored the goals for Free State, with assists by JJ Zheng and ...

Phillies looking for World Series berth with former Jayhawk Rob Thomson at the helm

As the Major League Baseball season winds down, with four teams vying for the two spots in this year's World Series, former Kansas baseball player Rob Thomson is hoping to guide the Philadelphia Phillies to this year's Fall Classic. A catcher at Kansas from 1983-85, Thomson has worked as the ...