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Villanova Preview

Is a Final Four rematch without the best 7 or so players from the game really a rematch? Is it the programs we cheer for or the players? That and more on “Existential Crisis Basketball Hour.” As for the game at hand, Villanova comes into Allen Fieldhouse off a loss at Penn, but after an…

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 12.14.2018

What igneous rock has a density less than water? Kansas News Les Miles, KU football hire Kwahn Drake to coach defensive lineAfter reports swirled yesterday the Jayhawks were down to Jimmy Brumbaugh, who coached the defensive line at Maryland, and Frank Okam, who did the same at Baylor, the Jayhawks went in a different direction…

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 12.13.2018

Which is the only Disney Princess that has a child? Kansas News D.J. Eliot signed 3-year, $1.85M term sheet to become KU’s defensive coordinator | KUsports.comWhen D.J. Eliot decided this week to join Les Miles’ Kansas football staff as the defensive coordinator, Eliot signed a three-year term sheet through the 2021 season worth $1.85 million….

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 12.12.2018

What are the two South American countries that belong to OPEC? Kansas News Juco QB Thomas MacVittie, whose career began at Pitt, commits to KU football | KUsports.comThomas MacVittie, a sophomore at Mesa Community College (Ariz.) whose college football career began in the ACC at Pittsburgh, announced Tuesday afternoon his decision to commit to the…

Les Miles nabs #1 Juco QB

Another juco recruit? ANOTHER JUCO RECRUIT!!! Thomas MacVittie, the #1-rated Juco QB in the class of 2019, is now a verbal commit to Les Miles and Kansas. MacVittie will come to KU from Mesa College in Arizona, the same place current KU CB Shakial Taylor played. The 6’5”, 225 lb QB was a four-star recruit…

Areas of Focus for KU During Finals Week

How the Jayhawks can improve with their week off without a game. Being that this is amateur athletics, and these players are student athletes (the student comes first), Kansas won’t play again until Saturday in order to focus on finals. And just like how KU players must adhere to the time-honored tradition of final exams,…

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 12.10.2018

It takes less courage to criticize the decisions of others than to stand by your own Kansas News Self on benching Lagerald Vick: ‘He had a really bad Thursday’Just under an hour before Kansas tipped off against New Mexico State at Sprint Center in Kansas City, the KU basketball twitter account revealed the starting lineup….

Miles zeroing in on DC hire?

One report out there says DJ Eliot will be KU’s new defensive coordinator. FootballScoop.com put out a report on Sunday saying that “sources” expect DJ Eliot to be named the defensive coordinator at Kansas on Monday. (Hopefully that’s a good enough out for Mr. Tait.) The Denver Post has kinda confirmed the news, saying that…

Miles adds two to recruiting class

Kansas picked up two in-state commits this weekend. In one weekend, Les Miles tripled KU’s number of verbal commits for the 2019 class. With 3* RB Cole Mueller already in the fold, Jayden Russell, a three-star DB out of St. Thomas Aquinas in KC Metro area, tweeted his commitment to KU. Russell was the top…

Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 12.9.2018

If you are American when you go into the bathroom and you’re American when you live the bathroom, what are you when you are in the bathroom? Kansas News Bill Self on KU: ‘I’m hopeful we can have a tougher mindset’“Well I think from an understanding standpoint, we didn’t shade the basket on an out…

Kansas vs New Mexico State Open Thread

RCJH Kansas welcomes the Aggies of New Mexico State to Sprint Center for the annual “Jayhawk Shootout” game. Check out this link for TV/Radio information. Kansas comes into this matchup at 7-0. Last time out, the Jayhawks defeated Wofford by a 72-47 score. NMSU enters the contest at 7-1. The Aggies are coming off a…