KU Women’s Basketball

New Jayhawk Bella Swedlund eager to contribute in Year 1 with KU women’s team

There's a photo Bella Swedlund shares whenever anyone asks about her fondness for basketball. It's of her as a baby, during her first Easter, holding a bright orange ball instead of an egg. "I always tell people, 'That's kind of when it started,'" Swedlund said. "I fell in love with it pretty ...

Kansas’ Ioanna Chatzileonti powers Greece in FIBA U20 Women’s Championships

Kansas forward Ioanna Chatzileonti made an impact in the FIBA U20 Women's European Championships, which concluded over the weekend. Chatzileonti, a junior, averaged 18.3 points per game, which was third in Division B, and 9.9 rebounds per game to help Greece finish in fifth place. She started ...

Power swings to Big 12 amid Pac-12 ‘fracture’

After a relatively quiet couple of weeks on the conference realignment stage, things could again be heating up. According to reports [from ESPN.com’s Pete Thamel][1] and [CBS Sports’ Dennis Dodd,][2] among others, the Big 12 Conference has officially informed the Pac-12 that it is not ...