Jayhawks women's golf roll into Dallas for weekend tournament

Jayhawks women’s golf roll into Dallas for weekend tournament

The Kansas women’s golf team will travel to Dallas this weekend for the DAC/SMU Invitational at the Dallas Athletic Club. The Jayhawks hit the links fresh off their seventh-place finish at the Briar’s Creek Invitational in John Island, S.C. Senior Thanuttra “Fhong” Boonraksasat finds herself in a groove at a critical point in the season. […]

Naadir Tharpe photo shows poor leadership

Naadir Tharpe photo shows poor leadership

I n an age where college athletes’ lives are seen more off the court than ever before, it’s imperative that players start taking responsibility for their actions, especially on social media. Unfortunately, Naadir Tharpe never got this message.  The soon to be senior and leader of the Jayhawks next year was the most recent culprit […]

Freshman pitcher proves himself in KU baseball win

Freshman pitcher proves himself in KU baseball win

Kansas found itself in an all too familiar situation Tuesday night. An all too familiar situation, with a different face. For the second straight game and the third time in the last four games, Kansas was clinging to a small lead headed to the ninth inning. The first two times this happened, senior right-hander Jordan […]

Brew: KC Chiefs fans should give Dorsey a chance

I ’m going to assume that Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey has a plan. Dorsey, after all, is the same guy that pieced together a historic offseason just a year ago, spearheading KC’s transformation from league laughingstock to playoff lock. Prior to that, he experienced sustained success as the Green Bay Packers’ Director […]

Photo Gallery: Baseball vs. Wichita State

Photo Gallery: Baseball vs. Wichita State

KU baseball to face Wichita State at Hoglund Park

KU baseball to face Wichita State at Hoglund Park

After a conference battle with the Oklahoma Sooners, where all three games were decided by one run, including a walk off double in game three, the Jayhawks are ready to take a break from deadly Big 12 pitching. Kansas (18-10) will do just that when the Jayhawks welcome in-state rival Wichita State Shockers (16-10) at […]

Wiggins declares for draft, appreciates time at KU

Wiggins declares for draft, appreciates time at KU

For the second time in less than a year, Andrew Wiggins walked into a room lined with close friends, family and teammates ready to announce the biggest decision of his life. Since Wiggins first started playing basketball, this had been the plan. Not necessarily going to college, but preparing for what came after. The glamour, […]

Ashworth: Wiggins’ year was anything but a failure

Anyone who thinks that Andrew Wiggins’ time at Kansas was a failure is wrong. Plain and simple. They are wrong.They are wrong because this team was better with Wiggins on the court than without him. Bill Self trusted him. Since 2005, only one non-point guard has played more minutes per game than Wiggins, and that […]

Video: Andrew Wiggins declares for NBA draft

Video: Andrew Wiggins declares for NBA draft

Andrew Wiggins declared for the NBA draft Monday afternoon. The 19-year-old freshman guard, accompanied by his parents Mitchell and Marita, and his older brother Mitchell Wiggins Jr. Wiggins’s father said that he thought Andrew entering the draft was the best choice for him and the decision to leave college was Andrew’s to make. The second […]

Andrew Wiggins' top five moments as a Jayhawk

Andrew Wiggins’ top five moments as a Jayhawk

1. Money in Morgantown  Breaks 40-point barrier, nearly leads Kansas to epic comeback against West Virginia Facing a 25-point deficit in the second half, Wiggins almost single-handedly cut the deficit to four in the last minute of the team’s last regular season game in Morgantown on March 8. He set a Kansas freshman record with […]

Protacio extends his on-base streak to 38

Protacio extends his on-base streak to 38

A leadoff man’s job is simple. Get on base at all costs. Whether it’s finding a gap for a hit, wearing a fastball at the shoulder or working the count to a walk, a leadoff batter in baseball understands what’s at stake when he walks up to the plate and junior shortstop Justin Protacio takes […]

Kansas track and field secures victories at first outdoor meet

The Kansas track and field teams kicked off the 2014 outdoor season on a high note last weekend at the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays with a handful of event victories and even a school record. The meet took place from Wednesday to Saturday at the Mike A. Myers Stadium track in Austin, Texas. Junior […]

Brew: Royals’ season begins, fans hope for chance in playoffs

Last season was monumental for the Royals, but as the 2014 season begins today,  fans remain hopeful that this year will mark the team’s entrance into the playoffs. There was much contention when Dayton Moore received a two-year extension, prolonging the well-publicized process that the Royals underwent. The team revamped its farm system and spent […]

Jayhawks baseball ends series with win over Sooners

Jayhawks baseball ends series with win over Sooners

The wind had been howling all game. Any ball hit to right field was caught by the wind and died almost immediately. But, if you could find the right spot in left, the ball would carry. That’s just what junior designated hitter Dakota Smith did in the home half of the ninth during Sunday’s game. […]

Kansas softball sweeps series against Oklahoma State

Kansas softball sweeps series against Oklahoma State

For the first time in five years, Kansas opened up conference play with a win. Kansas didn’t win just the first game either. They swept the series. In the first game of the series, it took an extra inning and one RBI from freshman outfielder Katelyn Schumacher to make the difference. Kansas (27-10, 3-0 Big […]

Piché struggles against Oklahoma

Piché struggles against Oklahoma

The Kansas baseball team has figured out its rallying cry this season. Really, it’s more about survival than anything else. No matter what happens during the week, the Jayhawks know that the final game is theirs. “It’s all about Sunday,” they shout in the clubhouse. Well, Sunday came, and with it the opportunity to avoid […]