Sixteen three-pointers keep the Jayhawks atop the Big 12.
College basketball has had a wild 2017-2018 season with off the field stories plus on the court parity. Four games remain in the Big 12 conference and the rest of the power five as well. Sporting News basketball columnist Mike DeCourcey came on 580 Sports Talk to discuss the recent trends in college basketball and […]
The Kansas Jayhawks entered their game Saturday night against West Virginia in a position they haven’t seen often in during their prolific Big 12-title stretch. One game behind the Texas Tech Red Raiders in the standings, KU needed a win to keep pace in the league. It had to overcome a double-digit deficit in the […]
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self met with the media on Thursday afternoon for his weekly press conference. Among topics discussed were number retirements for Sherron Collins and Cole Aldrich, improvements from Malik Newman and Marcus Garrett, and how College GameDay affects the team. Kansas will host the West Virginia Mountaineers on Saturday afternoon for a […]
Kansas senior Devonte’ Graham has been named one of 30 men’s basketball players to the Citizen Naismith Trophy Late Season Team competing to receive the 50th Citizen Naismith Trophy, the Atlanta Tip Off Club announced Wednesday. Graham is vying to become the third Jayhawk to win the Naismith Trophy with Danny Manning claiming the honor […]
Press release from KU Athletics AMES, Iowa – All five Jayhawk starters scored in double figures as No. 13/13 Kansas outlasted the Iowa State Cyclones, 83-77, Tuesday night inside Hilton Coliseum. Sophomore center Udoka Azubuike and junior guard Lagerald Vick accounted for 25 of their team’s 44 second-half points as KU shot a blistering 62 […]
Jayhawks can’t slow down Baylor in second half.
The Kansas Jayhawks announced their 2018 football recruiting class on National Signing Day Wednesday. The class includes 25 players overall, five of whom are Kansas natives. Several players in this year’s class signed during this year’s early signing day. According to 247Sports, KU has the 63rd-best recruiting class in the country this year and the […]
After losing over the weekend to drop into a first-place tie in the Big 12 win, Kansas needed a home win over TCU on Tuesday night. The Jayhawks faced self-inflicted adversity all week and looked out of sorts at times against the Horned Frogs, but held on late to win 71-64. This was something of […]
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The is the second honor Graham picked up on the day as he was named one of 10 candidates for the Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award early Monday afternoon
Press release from KU Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – A 12-4 Jayhawk run in the final three minutes wasn’t enough as the Oklahoma State Cowboys stopped the KU comeback short and claimed an 84-79 win over No. 7/7 Kansas, 84-79, Saturday afternoon inside Allen Fieldhouse. Sophomore center Udoka Azuibuke led KU with 20 points, but the […]
Have the Jayhawks wrapped up the Big 12 halfway thru the season.
The second edition of this season’s Sunflower Showdown was one of the most hyped up games of the Big 12 schedule so far. No. 7 Kansas needed a win to stay alone atop the Big 12 standings, while Kansas State entered the game on a four-game winning streak. On Monday night, the Jayhawks had too […]
After Kansas lost to Oklahoma in crushing fashion earlier in the week, and with close games becoming the new normal this season, Jayhawks fans have been looking for a dominant victory. They got just that on Saturday afternoon, as Kansas took down the Texas A&M Aggies 79-68. This time of the year is usually reserved […]
Why is Dean Wade and Barry Brown playing the best ball in the Big 12.
Sooners Use hack-a-Udoka strategy to complete comeback win.
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Graham is ranked second in the Big 12 in scoring at 18.1 points per game.
Newman averaged 16.5 points and 6.5 rebounds in KU’s wins
History has always been the driving force in the Kansas-Baylor rivalry. Specifically, Kansas’ historical dominance over Baylor, to the tune of a 29-4 lead in the all-time series entering Saturday’s meeting, including a 10-game winning streak. The Jayhawks added another win to the total this weekend, narrowly escaping with a 70-67 win over the Bears. […]
Freshman forward Billy Preston is leaving the Kansas basketball program, ending his Jayhawk career before it ever really started. He is signing with BC Igokea of the Adiratic League in Bosnia. Preston was a top-20 recruit in last year’s class and was expected to be a major contributor this year for Kansas. Instead, he was […]
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White played at KU from 1966-69. An All-America selection in 1968 and 1969
What was the key to the Hawks win in Morgantown?
Jayhawks come back from 16 down in the first half to top Mountaineers
Kansas freshman forward Silvio de Sousa and his eligibility was the story entering the Sunflower Showdown on Saturday morning, but that became an afterthought with Kansas barely escaping Kansas State 73-72. The first Sunflower Showdown of the 2017-18 season didn’t feel like a typical Kansas versus Kansas State game. KU hasn’t been its regular dominant […]
Beaty announced that special teams coordinator Joe DeForest and offensive line coach Zach Yenser will no longer be members of the Jayhawk staff moving forward.
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Newman goes off for 27 points as Hawks hold off Cyclones
Every Tuesday from 4:30 to 5:00 pm on 580 Sports Talk the guys will talk all things KU athletics on our Jayhawk Weekly Report. Jesse Newell of the Kansas City Star joins the show to break down the latest news and notes for KU athletics. The Jayhawks are 2-1 in Big 12 play and just […]
The columnist of the Topeka-Capital Journal recaps all things Chiefs, Jayhawks and Wildcats.
Jayhawks start fast and make free throws at the end to top TCU.
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Jayhawks struggle from deep as Red Raiders improve to 2-0.
Jayhawks connect on 17 three’s to take down Longhorns.
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De Sousa will join the team on Dec 26th.
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Kansas senior guard Sviatoslav recorded 26 points to lead the Jayhawks to a 109-64 win against Omaha in Allen Fieldhouse Monday night. KU shot over 62 percent from the field on the night, while five players ended up scoring in double figures. The win improved Kansas to 9-2 on the season, while Omaha fell […]
Svi with the shot and Udoka with the block to save KU.
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Devils shoot 50 percent from the field and they net 14 three pointers.
Jayhawks fall despite being a 21 point favorite in Kansas City.
Where have the Jayhawks improved the most this upcoming season.
Back to back 35 point games easily gives Graham the weekly award.
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Graham pours in 35 points for the second consecutive game.
Mayfield named Big 12 Offensive player of the Year and Campbell named Big 12 Coach of the year.
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self held his weekly press conference on Wednesday afternoon, discussing KU’s upcoming game versus Syracuse, his relationship with Jim Boeheim and more. Self also commented on freshman forward Billy Preston, and whether or not there is new information on his status. Listen to the full press conference here:
What should the Jayhawks hope for in the football season for 2018, 580 Sports Talk discusses it.
Senior guard Devonte’ Graham entered Tuesday night without a signature scoring night so far this season. That changed against Toledo, when Graham’s 35 points led Kansas in a 96-58victory. The Jayhawks didn’t break away early, and the game was as close as three points just after the under-12 media timeout in the first half. It […]
Wildcats come to Allen Fieldhouse in 2018. T
The Big 12 and regular season has concluded for the 2017 year. Week 13 had its fair share of dramatic events including a comeback in Manhattan, a brawl in Fort Worth and a barn burner in Austin. Kansas State earned a walk off win against Iowa State when they score with no time on the […]
STILLWATER, Okla. – Kansas football was unable to contain the Big 12’s top scoring offense on Saturday, falling to No. 18/21 Oklahoma State 58-17 in the Jayhawks’ season finale at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Oklahoma State (8-3, 5-3 Big 12) totaled 661 yards of offense against the Jayhawks (1-11, 0-9 Big 12), […]
Kansas Athletics Director Sheahon Zenger issued a statement on Saturday afternoon after Kansas lost 58-17 on the road to Oklahoma State, reaffirming his personal faith in coach David Beaty to lead the program. “As I said several weeks ago, Coach Beaty and I have been evaluating the program throughout the season and will continue to […]
Hawks have seven players go for double figures led by Azubuike’s 21.
A matchup with the Texas Southern Tigers on a Tuesday night wasn’t a marquee game on Kansas’ schedule entering the season. It turned into a historic matchup, however, as Kansas set multiple program records for three pointers in a dominant 114-71 win. From the opening tip through the under-16 media timeout, Kansas looked a bit […]
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Hear from Beaty and Snyder after their week 12 games.
The Kansas Jayhawks pulled off a historic win for their program on their last senior day, a 24-21 win over the Texas Longhorns on Nov. 19, 2016, that sent the internet into a frenzy. Against a vastly superior opponent in the Oklahoma Sooners this year, however, Kansas wasn’t able to send off its seniors on […]
Entering the day on the wake of a gritty win over the Kentucky Wildcats on Tuesday, Kansas matched up with a fellow preseason conference favorite at Allen Fieldhouse on Friday. South Dakota State was the preseason pick to win the Summit League, but the Jayhawks dispatched the Jackrabbits as easily as if they were any […]
Ku lands the 11 ranked recruit in the 2018 class.
In the nightcap of this year’s edition of the Champions Classic, the No. 4-ranked Kansas Jayhawks and No. 7-ranked Kentucky Wildcats engaged in a sloppy yet competitive 40 minutes, with the Jayhawks eventually holding on for 65-61 victory at the United Center in Chicago. The two winningest programs in college basketball history, Kansas and Kentucky […]
KU freshman will miss 2nd straight game.
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Kansas football coach David Beaty met with the media on Tuesday for his weekly press conference. He discussed the loss of several players for the season, recapped last week’s loss to Texas and this coming Saturday’s game versus Oklahoma. Listen here for the entirety of Beaty’s Tuesday presser.
Hear from all ten coaches as they recap the weekends games.
Jayhawks fight till the end but come up short on the road.
It’s been 11 years since the first meeting all time between Kansas and Tennessee State. On Nov. 21, 2006, KU rolled the Tigers 89-54 at Allen Fieldhouse. That game was a blowout, as was the beating the Jayhawks doled out on Friday night, running the Tigers out of the gym 92-56. Junior guard Lagerald […]
With just three days to go before their regular season opener, the Kansas Jayhawks took to James Naismith Court one last time in exhibition play on Tuesday night. The game went just as expected, with Kansas blowing out Fort Hays State 86-57. KU wowed the home crowd early on, opening the scoring with an alley-oop […]
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Hear from all ten coaches as they recap the weekend in Big 12 play.
It was a rough Saturday in Lawrence for the Kansas Jayhawks, as they hosted and lost to the previously winless Baylor Bears 38-9. The loss pushes Kansas into last place in the Big 12. KU started the game on a solid note, specifically on defense. After the offense was able to put up a field […]
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Duke picked as the top team heading into the 2017-2018 season.
While not the first exhibition of the game of the season for the Kansas, it was the Allen Fieldhouse crowd’s first chance to see the new look Jayhawks in action. The fans didn’t leave disappointed, as KU cruised to a 100-54 win over the Pittsburg State Gorillas in exhibition play on Tuesday night. As is […]
Jesse recaps the positives from the KU game against K-State and the start of basketball season.
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In the 115th edition of the Sunflower Showdown, the result on Saturday was the same as it’s been in the eight most recent meetings: a Kansas State victory. However, the Wildcats did have to withstand a decent game from the Kansas Jayhawks, who rebounded from back to back shutout losses with a solid performance, but […]
Jayhawks and Wildcats tangle on November 10th of 2018 on the gridiron.
Kansas Athletics will host numerous events throughout the 2017-18 season to celebrate 120 years of KU men’s basketball and other Jayhawk basketball milestones.
Jesse Newell breaks down the latest headlines and struggles for the Jayhawk football team.
The KU coach talks about the upcoming Sunflower Showdown.
Big 12 officials, coaches and players met the media at the annual Big 12 Basketball Media Day at the Sprint Center in Kansas City on Tuesday. Kansas State was represented by coach Bruce Weber, Barry Brown, Kamau Stokes and Dean Wade, while Kansas sent coach Bill Self, Devonte’ Graham, Malik Newman and Svi Mykhailiuk to […]
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1.75 million dollars were raised in just ticket sales for the Showdown for Relief.
Kansas football was unable to solve No. 4-ranked TCU, as the Horned Frogs beat the Jayhawks 43-0 at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday. Kansas (1-6, 0-4 Big 12) was held to just 21 yards of total offense, while TCU (7-0, 4-0 Big 12) picked up 475 yards in the […]
Fans can watch the exhibition game for 40 dollars.
Every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:00 on 580 Sports Talk the guys will discuss all things Big 12 during our Firekeeper Golf Course Big 12 Breakdown. David Ubben joins the guys to take a look at the weekend that was and preview the weekend’s action. Get the latest news on K-State versus Oklahoma, the continued […]
Kansas coach Bill Self and a pair of Jayhawks players met with the media on Thursday ahead of Sunday’s Scrimmage For Relief against Mizzou at the Spring Center in Kansas City. The team spoke about money being raised for the event, how the rivalry feels for the players and more. Listen here to hear the […]
Hawks are the unanimous pick to win the Big 12 regular season title.
Can the Jayhawks compete with TCU and the latest news on the Showdown for Relief with KU and Missouri.
We recap the losses to KU, K-State and the Chiefs with Columinst Kevin Haskin
The Sunflower Schools had a tough go of it over the weekend. the weather was not kind and neither were opposing defenses as the Wildcats and Jayhawks churned out a combined six points in their two games. The rest of the Big 12 had an entertaining weekend, West Virginia came from behind to take down […]
Kansas football was plagued by miscues on a rainy day at Iowa State’s Jack Trice Stadium, where the Jayhawks fell to the Cyclones 45-0 on Saturday. The Jayhawks fell in an early hole due to two first quarter turnovers, and were never able to recover despite a strong defensive effort. Kansas (1-5, 0-3 Big […]
Kansas coach Bill Self and the rest of the Jayhawks men’s basketball team met with the media on Friday for KU’s annual media day. During his session, Self discussed the upcoming scrimmage versus Missouri, the ongoing FBI investigation into college basketball and various team-related topics. Listen here for audio from Self and several members of […]
Tip will be at 3:00 on Saturday, October 22nd at Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Devonte’ Graham named Preseason Big 12 Player of the Year.