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.
Dr. James Naismith, inventor of the game of basketball and Kansas’ first men’s basketball coach, was one of eight named to the 24th Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) Hall of Fame Class of 2021, the league announced Thursday.
Kansas recent legend and NBA star Devonte’ Graham edged three former KU sharpshooters Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk, Billy Thomas and Tyrel Reed, 27-26, to win the “Shooting for the Stars” 3-point virtual competition at the 12th annual Rock Chalk Roundball Classic Friday.
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.