The Big 12 Conference announced the 2019-20 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team on Wednesday, with a total of 856 student-athletes earning the distinction. Kansas had 73 student-athletes on the list, and 13 of the Jayhawks’ recipients earned perfect 4.0 grade point averages in the past year.
Swimmer Haley Downey and men’s basketball center Udoka Azubuike were named Kansas’ Dr. Robert Frederick Senior Scholar Athletes of the Year, while Xinyun Yu (women’s golf) and Benjamin Sems (baseball), are the 2020 Prentice Gautt Postgraduate Scholarship honorees, KU athletics recently announced.
Kansas Athletics staff photographer Jeff Jacobsen shares his memories of what he saw Through the Lens from his 23-year career with the Jayhawks. This one features a photo titled "Pumped," used on a women's golf poster shot in 2016-17.
The Kansas women’s golf team qualified for the 2014 NCAA Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma after tying for fifth at the 24-team NCAA Central Regional in Stillwater, Oklahoma, May 8-10, defeating six teams ranked ahead of the Jayhawks.
Kansas Athletics announced Tuesday morning the launch of a new program, the K Club Network, at KansasKClub.com. The purpose of this new network provides a tool of engagement and support for all former Kansas student-athletes, managers and student athletic trainers.
Kansas Athletics staff photographer Jeff Jacobsen shares his memories of what he saw "Through the Lens" from his 23-year career with the Jayhawks. This one features "Sunflowers," an image taken at Grinter's Sunflower Farm in the September of 2014.