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Kansas soccer tops Iowa 1-0 in road opener

The Kansas women's soccer team moved to 2-1 on the season and 2-1 against Big Ten foes thanks to a goal from Shira Elinav in the 53rd minute of Thursday's 1-0 win at Iowa. The goal was Elinav’s first of the season. The two teams played to a scoreless tie in the first half and Elinav struck ...

Former KU Senior Associate AD Dan Beckler joining forces with Mass Strategies

Mass Strategies, the collective overseeing the University of Kansas’ name, image and likeness opportunities, has added a new member to its team. Former KU Senior Associate Athletic Director Dan Beckler has joined Matt Baty as a co-owner of the collective. His last day with Kansas Athletics ...

Hall of Fame Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson dies at 87

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hall of Fame quarterback Len Dawson, whose unmistakable swagger in helping the Kansas City Chiefs to their first Super Bowl title earned him the nickname "Lenny the Cool," died Wednesday. He was 87. Dawson's family announced his death in a statement through KMBC, the ...

New Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark visits Lawrence, KU as part of campus tour

New Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark was in Lawrence on Monday, greeted by a full-on celebration of all things Kansas Jayhawks at Allen Fieldhouse. Yormark, who officially started with the conference on Aug. 1 after taking over for retiring commissioner Bob Bowlsby, made his way to Lawrence ...

KU soccer knocks off Northwestern, 1-0, for first win of season

Junior defender Mackenzie Boeve scored the game's only goal the 56th minute to give the Kansas women's soccer team a 1-0 victory over Northwestern on Sunday at Rock Chalk Park. The win was the first of the season for Kansas, which improved to 1-1. The goal was the first of Boeve's KU career. ...

Kansas women’s soccer drops season opener, 1-0 to Ohio State at Rock Chalk Park

The lasting image of Thursday’s 1-0 Kansas soccer loss to Ohio State in the season opener at Rock Chalk Park was sophomore Raena Childers leaving the field with tears in her eyes following the postgame team meeting. After playing the Buckeyes tough throughout and even-up on the stat sheet ...