KU running back Octavius Matthews will never play a down for the Jayhawks because of a rare heart condition, coach David Beaty confirmed at a press conference Tuesday.
KU running back Octavius Matthews will never play a down for the Jayhawks because of a rare heart condition, coach David Beaty confirmed at a press conference Tuesday. Photo courtesy of KU Athletics
KU running back Octavius Matthews will never play a down for the Jayhawks because of a rare heart condition, coach David Beaty confirmed at a press conference Tuesday. Photo courtesy of KU Athletics

Heart screening on top recruit ‘probably saved his life,’ KU football coach says

August 29, 2017 4:30 PM