Kansas senior guard Frank Mason threw out the first pitch Sunday during KU Day at Kauffman Stadium. Devonte’ Graham served as the catcher as the KU basketball team attended the Royals' game against the Twins.
Responding to Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine’s recent tweet regarding a resumption of Border War basketball and football games between the Kansas Jayhawks and Missouri Tigers, KU men’s basketball coach Bill Self downplayed the idea Saturday, saying Kaine “has more important things on his agenda.”
Former Kansas men’s basketball coach Ted Owens wrote a book about his life in 2013. Now, a chapter of that book, which is about Owens coaching a baseball team to a junior-college championship, is being made into a movie.
Trae Young, a 6-1 senior combo guard from Norman (Okla.) North High, will soon announce dates for visits to five of the six schools on his list, which consists of KU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kentucky, Texas Tech and Washington.