KU Football

KU football adds defensive lineman Derritt

The Kansas football team continues to bolster its depth in the trenches via the transfer portal, and on Thursday it earned the commitment of North Dakota State transfer Javier Derritt for the upcoming season. The native of Warrensburg, Missouri, who attended St. Thomas Aquinas in Overland ...

Neal officially announces return for senior year

Kansas running back Devin Neal will return for his senior season. Neal announced the decision in a social media video posted Thursday afternoon. His plan to return to KU was first reported by ESPN on Dec. 26, just before KU's victory in the Guaranteed Rate Bowl. The video reflects on Neal's ...

On YouTube show, Daniels details severity of back injury, insists on return in ’24

Kansas quarterback Jalon Daniels painted a grim picture of his battle with a back injury in a YouTube interview released Wednesday, describing intense and sudden pain that at times made him unable to walk. In Daniels’ most comprehensive account of his injury since the back tightness befell ...

Bean, Young hoping to impress at Hula Bowl

Orlando, Fla. — The dream of playing professional football has taken a pair of recent Kansas standouts far afield — working out in a conference rival’s facilities, wearing unfamiliar numbers and even getting ready to play new positions if needed. Quarterback Jason Bean and linebacker ...

KU football adds key piece to O-line in Division II transfer Bumgardner

After losing Mike Novitsky and Dominick Puni to graduation, then Ar'maj Reed-Adams and Spencer Lovell to the transfer portal rather unexpectedly, the Kansas football team made a critical move to supplement its offensive line. KU secured the services of Shane Bumgardner, a 6-foot-3, 290-pound ...

KU football finishes season ranked No. 23

The Kansas football team has finished a season ranked for the first time in 16 years. KU, which concluded the year at 9-4 with a bowl victory, earned a No. 23 ranking in the final AP Poll released following Monday's national championship game. This is just the eighth time the program has ...