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KU women's basketball looks to sweep K-State

KU women’s basketball looks to sweep K-State

After suffering two close losses on the road, the Kansas women’s basketball team returns to Allen Fieldhouse tonight for the second installment of this year’s Sunflower Showdown. Kansas looks to make it a clean sweep after defeating the Wildcats 71-64 in Manhattan on Jan. 25. The Jayhawks (12-15, 5-10 Big 12) are coming off a […]

Romantic rivals: Two young Kansans plan to marry

Romantic rivals: Two young Kansans plan to marry

It’s tradition for Emilyjane Pyle’s family to go caroling every Dec. 23. However, last year after the fourth verse of ‘Joy to the World,’ she had an unexpected surprise. “He was standing there next to me singing, and he was shaking like a leaf,” Pyle, a junior from Dodge City, said. Her boyfriend of four […]

Jayhawks' chemistry leads to standout victory over Wildcats

Jayhawks’ chemistry leads to standout victory over Wildcats

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With just under 15 minutes left in Kansas’ 70-54 Big 12 Championship victory over Kansas State at the Sprint Center on Saturday, junior guard Naadir Tharpe dribbled the ball up the court like hundreds of other times in his career. Barking out plays as he walked the ball up the hardwood, […]

Underclassmen help Kansas earn ninth Big 12 Tournament title

Underclassmen help Kansas earn ninth Big 12 Tournament title

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Billed as a rivalry game, a tournament final, and a score-settler, the Big 12 Tournament Championship ended with walk-ons Christian Garrett and Niko Roberts dribbling out the clock, a handful of inconsequential seconds being the only thing stopping Kansas from already celebrating its ninth Big 12 Tournament title. Once the clock […]

Photo Gallery: Big 12 Tournament Championship vs. Kansas State

Photo Gallery: Big 12 Tournament Championship vs. Kansas State

The No. 7 ranked Jayhawks took on the No. 11 Kansas State Wildcats in the championship round of the Big 12 Tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO. on Saturday, March 16. Kansas defeated Kansas State for a third time this season 70-54. Kansas won its ninth Big 12 Tournament title. Senior center […]

Schuster: The Jayhawks are back? They were never gone

There were signs all around Allen Fieldhouse pointing out the return of Kansas basketball. Some were more audible than others. It was only halftime when Jayhawks fans were walking around the concourse exclaiming how “Kansas was back!” Of course, that assumes Kansas must have been missing, and that means it’s time to point out the […]

Photo Gallery: Men's Basketball vs. Kansas State

Photo Gallery: Men’s Basketball vs. Kansas State

Kansas played a match Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 22 at the Bramlage Coliseum. The match stayed close both halfs with three lead changes but Kansas defeated the Kansas State Wildcats 59-55. Top scorers were Senior guard Travis Releford with 12 total points, Freshman guard Ben McLemore with 11 points, and Senior center Jeff Withey with 11 […]

Graff: Sunflower Showdown could turn into a full-fledge rivalry

Kansas fans may have overlooked Kansas State when the 2012-13 schedules were released this season. Many were focused on a non-conference schedule that included Michigan State, Ohio State and Temple in a year that the Big 12 appeared weak. Many cited the fact that the Jayhawks have won nine of the last 10 games against […]

Photo Gallery: Women's Basketball vs Kansas State

Photo Gallery: Women’s Basketball vs Kansas State

Kansas women’s basketball hosted a match against the Kansas State Wildcats Wednesday night January 2nd. Kansas defeated Kansas State 72-63.

Brew: Football on the rise in Kansas, McLemore an early stand out

This past weekend was rough for football fans in Kansas. The Jayhawks lost to the Iowa State Cyclones in a blowout on senior day, Kansas State lost its chance at a perfect season and likely a trip to the National Championship game and the Chiefs continued their historically bad season with a 28-6 loss at […]

Cross country runner finds place at Kansas, despite Manhattan roots

On a typical football Saturday in Manhattan, Kan., a sea of purple and silver stream through the city and Aggieville, where the bars have watch parties that grant access to the game for those who can’t be a part of the 50,000 people in Bill Snyder Family Stadium. But then welcome in the Kansas Jayhawks […]

Brew: Manziel dazzles, championship picture still unclear

They call him “Johnny Football.” He leads a top 10 team in the Southeastern Conference.  He makes plays that are only seen in video games.  And he’s only a freshman. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is quickly making a name for himself. Outside of his eye-popping numbers, Manziel has been able to  find a way […]

Strathman: K-State primed for BCS national championship appearance after West Virginia

For the past six seasons, the Southeastern Conference has dominated the BCS championship, winning six-straight titles. It has been two seasons since a team represented the Big 12 conference. The last non-SEC team to win the BCS championship was Texas before the six-straight SEC victories. However, that could all change with the newest edition of […]

In the Huddle: Week Six Podcast

In the Huddle: Week Six Podcast

In the Huddle: Week Five Podcast

In the Huddle: Week Five Podcast

Photo Gallery: Sunflower Showdown

Photo Gallery: Sunflower Showdown

The Jayhawks traveled to Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday Oct. 6 to take on the Wildcats. The Jayhawks were defeated 16-56.