Football KU Alumni Association Honors John Hadl with the 2020 Fred Ellsworth Medallion

John Hadl, one of the Jayhawk football legends enshrined in Memorial Stadium’s Ring of Honor, is the 2020 recipient of the Fred Ellsworth Medallion for his lifelong service to the University of Kansas.

General 🎥 A Conversation For Change

Director of Athletics Jeff Long invited three KU student-athletes, Paige Shaw (Volleyball), Sam Barnett (Soccer) and Kam McQueen (Football) to share their thoughts, opinions and experiences on important matters surrounding social injustice.

General 2019-20 Annual Report

As I reviewed this past year in preparation of sharing our 2019-20 Annual Report, I am reminded of the resolve and determination of the Jayhawks and everything this University and Athletics Department represents.

General 📱 Jayhawks Expand Digital Presence With New Mobile App

Kansas Athletics announced today that it has launched a new mobile app featuring significant upgrades to enhance fan experience both on gameday and throughout the year.

Football From the Desk of Athletics Director Jeff Long

In this uncertain environment, I want to share some decisions and areas of focus on the near horizon for Kansas Athletics. As Chancellor Girod just shared, fans will not be permitted at KAI events in September based on medical recommendations.

General Jayhawk Relief Fund Created to Assist with Financial Shortfalls from COVID-19

Due to the ongoing financial crisis caused by COVID-19 and in an effort to relieve significant revenue losses, Kansas Athletics and the Williams Education Fund today announced the creation of the Jayhawk Relief Fund.

General KU Athletics Representatives Selected to Serve on Newly Formed Campus Task Force and Advisory Council

Chancellor Girod, in an email to the Campus community, announced a newly formed Task Force on Community-Responsive Public Safety. Two representatives from Kansas Athletics have been selected by the Chancellor to serve on the Task Force: men’s basketball student-athlete, David McCormack, and Associate Athletics Director, Dan Beckler.

Football From the Desk of Athletics Director Jeff Long

One month from today, we plan to kick-off the 2020 football season at David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium vs. Southern Illinois on August 29th.

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