Football Unveils 2016 Media Guide

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Slightly over two weeks away from the start of fall training camp, the first opportunity to get an up close and personal look at this year’s Kansas football team has arrived with the 2016 media guide now available for purchase or online viewing (click here).
The book – comprised of 208 pages of information not found anywhere else, including; in-depth player and coach biographies, opponent information, statistical review, record book and history sections – blend and bring to life Kansas tradition with head coach David Beaty’s ‘Earn It’ philosophy.
The cover sets the tone for the team’s hardworking, blue collar mentality on the upcoming season. A K Flag comprises the background, while the inside of the K is a fusion of six photos featuring players relentlessly working to earn it on the practice field and the weight room. Senior safety Fish Smithson stands front-and-center after leading the nation in solo tackles a season ago.
Inside of the front cover is a collage of the coaching staff. The inside back cover is devoted to Kansas football’s outstanding community service, showcasing the more than 1,000 combined hours devoted by team members in the last year. The schedule rounds out the back cover of the guide.
Fans wishing to purchase a hard copy can do so by visiting For those wishing to view the media guide online, please visit and follow the media guide link on the football home page, or click here.  
Kansas is set to begin the 2016 season on Sept. 3, as it plays host to Rhode Island. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m., from Memorial Stadium with a live broadcast on the Jayhawk TV Network and ESPN3.
Season tickets for the six-game home schedule are now on sale for as low as $115. The Family Season Ticket Plan, which includes two youth and two adult general admission tickets, is $400.
Kansas Athletics is offering a new Pick 2 Flex Pack ticket package for Jayhawk football games for the 2016 season. As part of the Pick 2 Flex Pack ticket option, fans can choose any two of KU’s six home games, with Pick 2 Flex Pack plans ranging in price from $105-$120.
For additional information regarding Kansas football tickets contact the Kansas Sales Team by calling 800-34-HAWKS or in-person at the Allen Fieldhouse ticket office. Tickets can also be purchased via
Kansas Athletics will also be offering group discounts and unique fan experiences to Kansas football games for any group, business or organization of 15+. To inquire about bringing your group to Memorial Stadium, please contact the Group Sales Department at 785-864-6221 or The official online source for Kansas Athletics, Williams Education Fund contributions, tickets, merchandise, multimedia, photos and much, much more.