KU Football

Former KU RB Dom Williams to transfer to UNI

A few weeks after making public his decision to transfer from the University of Kansas, Dom Williams made up his mind on a destination. The former KU running back announced via Twitter he has committed to join Northern Iowa’s football program. A 5-foot-10 rusher from McKinney, Texas, ...

Under-the-radar Azur Kamara shows potential at NFL combine

Neither a star on the Kansas football team nor a player who garnered the types of accolades usually associated with future pro football players, Azur Kamara got his chance to prove himself this weekend at the NFL Scouting Combine. Putting in much of his work on Saturday in Indianapolis, ...

Former KU O-lineman Hakeem Adeniji performs at NFL Scouting Combine

Hakeem Adeniji had four seasons worth of starts at the University of Kansas to prove himself as a pro football prospect. Finally, on Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, the offensive lineman got to display his strength, speed and athleticism in front of dozens of NFL coaches, ...

Beaty’s lawyers set to subpoena Gassnola for communications with KU

Lawyers for former Kansas football coach David Beaty aim to get their hands on communications college basketball recruiting fixer T.J. Gassnola had with KU, a notice of intent to serve Gassnola with a subpoena revealed. In a memo filed Wednesday, according to U.S. District Court records, ...

KU football schedules 3-game series with Fresno State

The Kansas football program solidified plans to add Fresno State to its nonconference schedule for multiple years — eventually. KU and Fresno State announced jointly Thursday a three-game series between the two programs, which will begin in the 2025 season. The Jayhawks will travel to ...

Judge rules KU must turn over evidence in David Beaty lawsuit case

A U.S. District Court magistrate judge ruled Tuesday that Kansas Athletics will have to turn over evidence requested by lawyers for former Kansas football coach David Beaty, whose $3 million lawsuit against his former employer remains ongoing, more than a year after KU fired him. In a ...

Jonathan Wallace hired to become KU’s new RBs coach, special teams coordinator

It didn’t take Les Miles long to find the Kansas football team’s next running backs coach. Less than a week after Tony Hull announced he was leaving the Jayhawks, Jonathan Wallace, a former skill player at Auburn who also previously worked with KU offensive coordinator Brent Dearmon, was ...

Les Miles bringing in pair of new analysts for KU football staff

Les Miles is adding two new senior analysts to his Kansas football staff, the team announced Friday. A former defensive coordinator at NAIA Marian University, Brock Caraboa will become KU’s defensive senior analyst, while Charles Moore, a former graduate assistant at Auburn, is joining the ...

RBs coach Tony Hull leaving KU football

After sticking around for one year as the Kansas football program transitioned from one coaching regime to another, running backs coach Tony Hull is leaving the team. Hull, a four-year KU assistant who helped the program land a number of talented recruits from his home state of Louisiana, ...

Les Miles expects some 2020 freshmen to take advantage of enrolling in spring

The way Les Miles envisions their futures, several freshmen on the Kansas football roster should be far ahead of schedule by the time the 2020 season arrives. Six members of the Jayhawks’ latest signing class already are enrolled, attending KU classes and getting acclimated when they could ...

Former Brent Dearmon colleague joining KU as senior offensive analyst

One of Brent Dearmon’s former colleagues is reuniting with the Kansas football offensive coordinator and joining Les Miles’ staff at KU. Kevin Wewers, who used to work with Dearmon at Bethel University, is joining the Jayhawks as a senior offensive analyst, Miles announced Tuesday. Wewers ...

Les Miles: KU filled needs at WR, OL, DB and DL with 2020 class

For anyone wondering why the Kansas football team’s 2020 signing class had so many receivers, allow Les Miles to explain. Actually, while recapping this past week the Jayhawks’ list of incoming freshmen, Miles was happy to share his opinion that KU filled specific needs at a few other ...

Les Miles thinks KU addressed most of its needs in 2020 signing class

With the Kansas football team’s 2020 signing class finally complete, head coach Les Miles looked at the long list of high school players he and his assistants spent the past year recruiting and didn’t mind sharing his sense of satisfaction. “This has been,” Miles said during a Thursday ...

Jayhawks have just a few spots to fill for 2020 on National Signing Day

With most of their 2020 recruiting class sorted out in December, Kansas football head coach Les Miles and his assistants just have a few loose ends to tie up on Wednesday for National Signing Day. The Jayhawks could add somewhere around four to six new additions to fill out the class, after ...

Kansas WRs Quan Hampton, Evan Fairs enter transfer portal

Two more Kansas football skill players have entered the NCAA’s transfer portal. A day after running back Dom Williams announced his decision to play out the remainder of his college career elsewhere, 247Sports reported KU receivers Quan Hampton and Evan Fairs also have put their names in the ...