Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes: 8.22.2018

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Kansas News

After months of speculation, David Beaty names Peyton Bender the starter in week 1 versus Nichols State

Doug Meacham’s relationship with Kansas grows in year 2 as offensive coordinator

Jeff Long refers to David Beaty as a “quality person”

3 on 3 and NBA2K tournament to be part of the festivities at Late Night at the Phog

Katie McClure from the women’s soccer team mauled the national and Big 12 weekly awards

Gary Woodland is riding momentum going into this weekend’s FedEx Cup playoffs

Other Sports News

I would rather spend a week listening to Train and eating peanut butter cups than do this but the reigning WBNA MVP Sylvia Fowles is studying to be an embalmer

Speaking of funeral homes, Richie Incognito was charged with disorderly conduct when he made threats at the funeral homes where his father’s body was being held

ESPN is doing a week long segment on mental health. Marcus Morris is featured in this one that is worth the read

Other News

Kelly Marie Tran (Rose from the second greatest Star Wars movie of all time) wrote an op-ed in the New York Times regarding bulllying and owning her identity

Video of the Day

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