Kansas basketball coach Bill Self, football coach Les Miles taking pay cuts amid COVID-19 crisis

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self and football coach Les Miles joined the flood of major college coaches taking pay cuts amid the COVID-19 crisis on Monday when Kansas announced its top two coaches and Athletic Director Jeff Long will take 10% salary reduction for the next six months. The top Read more

Kansas’ Marcus Garrett, Baylor’s DiDi Richards named Naismith Men’s and Women’s Defensive Player of the Year

Not only was Kansas objectively the best team in college basketball across the length of the 2019-20 season, but it can now also claim it had the best defender in the sport. The Naismith Men’s and Women’s Defensive Player of the Year were announced live on CBS Sports HQ on Read more

College basketball odds: Kentucky, Duke, Kansas, Gonzaga open as favorites to win the 2021 NCAA Tournament

It looks like there will be plenty of contenders to win the 2021 NCAA Tournament with four teams opening as co-favorites according to opening odds to win the college basketball national championship by William Hill Sportsbook. Duke, Kentucky, Kansas and Gonzaga each opened as 10-1 favorites to win the 2021 Big Read more

College basketball coaching changes tracker: Kansas State assistant hired by Southeast Missouri State

A Bruce Weber disciple is leaving the Kansas State bench to take over his own program. Southeast Missouri State announced Brad Korn as its next coach on Monday after the school parted ways with Rick Ray following a 7-24 season. Korn just wrapped up his fourth season as an assistant Read more

Kansas basketball fans relive 2008 championship game by celebrating CBS rebroadcast of the victory

With the cancellation of the 2020 NCAA Tournament due to the coronavirus outbreak, many fans were left coping with the void of March Madness basketball this month. And while the 2020 NCAA Tournament may be canceled, CBS announced the re-airing of a number of classic NCAA Tournament games to help fans get their basketball Read more

College football recruiting: Kansas, Les Miles to host virtual junior day amid coronavirus concerns

At Kansas, closing the gap with the rest of the Big 12 on the recruiting trail requires some creativity. Well, they say that necessity is the mother of invention, and Les Miles’ staff has certainly stepped up their efforts in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak. Many schools have shut Read more