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Kansas Football Outlook: Just Win, Beaty - CampusInsiders

The Kansas football outlook for 2016 season: It continues to be a rebuilding job for the Jayhawks, but after a winless season, they need to come up with something positive.

VIDEO - Jayhawks targeting in-state OL Rivas - Jayhawkslant

The Kansas coaches have been targeting Josh Rivas who has been to Lawrence to see the campus a couple different times.  The offensive lineman from Hutchinson talked about his recruiting at the Kansas City Rivals Camp.

Three former KU football players continue pursuit of NASCAR career | The Kansas City Star

Three former KU football players are taking part in the first ever Pit Crew national combine on Friday in Concord, N.C: Tedarian Johnson, Corey King, and Kapil Fletcher.

Track & Field - Lokedi Leads the Way on Day 2 of NCAA West Prelim

Sophomore Sharon Lokedi kicked off the morning with a bang as she secured her spot at the NCAA Championships in two weeks by way of another stellar 10,000-meter outing Friday at the NCAA West Preliminary inside Rock Chalk Park.

Deandre Ayton releases list - Through the Phog

Mostly west coast schools, plus Duke, Kansas, and Maryland.  Right now, we've heard Duke is pretty much nonexistent in this one, and Kentucky has not shown any revamped interest.

VIDEO - Five-star Preston talks recruiting - Jayhawkslant

Five-star forward Billy Preston from the class of 2017 cut his list down to a top four of Arizona, Kansas, Maryland, and USC earlier this spring.  However, he's considerin adding some schools back onto his list.  He discusses with his current top four, who he might add and why.

- College Sports -

Big college sports are a dirty business - Des Moines Register

The Baylor debacle only proves college athletics and the NCAA as a whole are incapable of learning any kind of meaningful lesson about their culture, because it is a bottom-line business. The money is too big and the souls of the men who control the games are too cheap.

Baylor feels first recruiting ripples from Art Briles' exit - Yahoo Sports

Four-star TE prospect Kedrick James, one of the Bears' top Class of '17 recruits, decommitted; two other four-star prospects are wavering.

Ole Miss responds to NCAA NOA, imposes double-digit scholarship reduction in football - Red Cup Rebellion

Self-imposed punishments include a double-digit reduction in football scholarships and a postseason ban in women's hoops.

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield could regain year of eligibility | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo Sports

Mayfield appealed his lost year of eligibility, saying the rule should not apply because he was not on scholarship at Tech. If the rule were changed as it relates to walk-ons, Mayfield would be a junior in 2016 instead of a senior.

Georgia AD apologizes for Ludacris' spring game rider | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo Sports

The rapper had an extensive hospitality rider that included, among other things, liquor and condoms.

- In The News -

'Angel Eye' installed at University of Kansas Hospital - +

The technology involves 21 cameras strategically placed in KU's NICU. Together, these cameras form a system known as Angel Eye.