Kansas Rumors & News

  • TCU co-offensive coordinator Doug Meacham leaves for Kansas OC job

    Sports Day "TCU co-offensive coordinator Doug Meacham is headed to another Big 12 program. Kansas has hired Meacham to be the Jayhawks' new offensive coordinator, the university announced Thursday morning. "Doug is someone I have admired for quite some time for his creativity on the offensive side of..." January 12

  • Beaty signs new deal for raise, extension with Kansas

    Rivals "University of Kansas Head Football Coach David Beaty has signed a two-year extension that takes him through the 2021 season. The extension elevates his guaranteed annual income to $1.6 million the first year, increasing by $100,000 in each succeeding year. “This shows our appreciation for Coach..." December 12

  • Kansas State gives Snyder 200th win

    The Sports Xchange "MANHATTAN, Kan.--Kansas State defeated Kansas 34-19 Saturday to secure career win number 200 for head coach Bill Snyder in front of 52,637 at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Snyder became the 26th coach in FBS history to earn his 200th victory, and only the sixth to do it at one school. His..." November 26

  • Kansas adds to Texas' troubles with OT shocker

    The Sports Xchange "Senior kicker Matthew Wyman connected on a 36-yard field goal near the end of regulation and then made a 25-yarder in overtime as Kansas stunned Texas 24-21 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan. The victory snapped a 19-game Big 12 losing streak for the Jayhawks (2-9, 1-7 Big 12)..." November 19

  • Iowa State escapes Kansas to end Big 12 losing streak

    The Sports Xchange "Iowa State outscored Kansas 9-0 in the fourth quarter to escape with a 31-24 victory Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan. Iowa State (2-8, 1-6 Big 12) ended a 10-game losing streak in Big 12 play, while Kansas' conference losing streak was extended to 19 games. It was the..." November 12

  • Howard, No. 20 West Virginia throttle Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Skyler Howard produced five touchdowns, and came close to a sixth on a heels-over-head leap that left teammates wincing, as No. 20 West Virginia recovered from its first loss of the season by crushing Kansas 48-21 on Saturday night. "I'm worried about his safety, so he..." November 06

  • No. 16 Oklahoma crushes Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- When Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops walked into the postgame interview room after his No. 16 Sooners blew out Kansas 56-3 on Saturday, his demeanor was a bit more upbeat than it was a week before. A dominant defensive performance was just what the beleaguered..." October 30

  • Oklahoma State pulls away from Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Oklahoma State started slowly Saturday, but eventually found its offense, with help from its defense, to pull away from Kansas for a 44-20 victory. The Cowboys got three second-half turnovers, all leading to scores, to win for the seventh straight time over the..." October 22

  • No. 11 Baylor overwhlems Kansas, 49-7

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- It's still uncertain whether Baylor is a legit contender for this season's College Football Playoff. But the 11th-ranked Bears left no doubt about their superiority over Kansas by pounding the Jayhawks, 49-7, on Saturday at McLane Stadium. Baylor (6-0, 3-0 Big 12)..." October 15

  • Kansas dismisses D.J. Williams for violation of team rules

    KU Sports "The Kansas football defense will have to play the remainder of the season down one defensive lineman. The program dismissed sophomore defensive tackle D.J. Williams this week for a violation of team rules. Williams’ name disappeared from KU’s official roster. A team spokesperson confirmed to..." October 15

  • Hatfield's FG lifts TCU past Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Junior kicker Brandon Hatfield booted a 34-yard field goal with 1:21 remaining Saturday and TCU nipped Kansas 24-23 in Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Horned Frogs 4-2, 2-1 Big 12) used eight plays to gain 59 yards and put Hatfield in position for the game-winning kick,..." October 08

  • Texas Tech opens Big 12 slate with rout of Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "Junior quarterback Patrick Mahomes II passed for 277 yards and four touchdowns before leaving with an injured passing shoulder as Texas Tech registered a 55-19 victory over Kansas on Friday night in the Big 12 opener for both squads in Lubbock, Texas. Junior quarterback Nic Shimonek passed..." September 30

  • Memphis takes advantage of miscues, mauls Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "Memphis converted four first-half turnovers into a touchdown and two field goals, the offense compiled 398 yards and the Tigers cruised to a 43-7 win over Kansas on Saturday at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. Quarterback Riley Ferguson completed 15 of 24 passes for 189 yards..." September 17

  • Windham leads Ohio past Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "Senior quarterback Greg Windham passed for 167 yards and added a game-high 146 yards rushing on Saturday to help Ohio upend Kansas 37-21 at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan. Junior running back Dorian Brown added 122 yards on 20 carries as the Bobcats of the Mid-American Conference improved..." September 10

  • Kansas dumps URI to end 15-game skid

    The Sports Xchange "Two quarterbacks, junior Montell Cozart and sophomore Ryan Willis, split duties Saturday for Kansas and helped the Jayhawks snap a 15-game losing streak with a 55-6 rout of Rhode Island at Lawrence, Kan. Kansas carried the longest losing streak in the Football Bowl Subdivision following an..." September 03

  • KU found former football player had 'non-consensual sex' with rower

    Kansas City Star "The University of Kansas concluded a former KU football player accused of sexually assaulting two former KU women’s rowers had "non-consensual sex" with one and violated the school’s sexual harassment policy in the case of the other. The findings were the result of investigations by KU’s office..." September 03

  • Kansas football settling first-team reps with Rock-Paper-Scissors

    Sportsnaut "The Kansas Jayhawks still don’t know who will start at quarterback when they host the Rhode Island Rams Saturday. Both Montell Cozart and Ryan Willis have a shot at becoming the starter for Kansas football, and their practice reps have been determined of late by a game of chance. We’re not sure..." August 31

  • Assaulted Kansas rowers had to cheer football team

    Deadspin "Kansas is currently being sued by two former rowers who say they were raped by the same football player. The player was investigated and expelled, but in their lawsuits both women say the university still violated Title IX in many ways. They claim that they suffered retaliation from the rowing..." August 13

  • Ex-Kansas TE Kent Taylor transfers to UTEP

    Miner Rush "There were rumbles that it was going to happen, and on Thursday it pretty much became official according to Bret Bloomquist of the El Paso Times. Former Kansas, and Florida tight end Kent Taylor is in Ruidoso prepping for the 2016 season as a Miner. Taylor played in 11 games last season at..." August 05

  • Ex-Alabama receiver Daylon Charlot heading to Kansas

    KU Sports "Earlier this week, wide receiver Daylon Charlot announced he was leaving the powerhouse football program at Alabama. On Thursday evening, he surprised Kansas fans by tweeting out his decision to join David Beaty and the Jayhawks. “I would love to thank (Beaty) for the opportunity,” the..." August 05