David Beaty fired by Kansas: Jayhawks coach leaving after endless losing - SBNation.com
Kansas is firing football coach David Beaty, the university said Sunday. The plan is for Beaty to coach out the remainder of the season before moving on. He’ll collect a $3 million buyout, according to the school.
KU not retaining football coach David Beaty | KUsports.com
Since the day of Jeff Long’s introductory press conference at the University of Kansas in July, the school’s athletic director made it clear his evaluation of the football program and fourth-year head coach David Beaty would truly begin once the season kicked off, on Sept. 1.
Kansas AD Jeff Long wants to hire next football coach 'sooner rather than later' | KUsports.com
University of Kansas athletic director Jeff Long wasn’t able to introduce the football program’s next head coach Sunday night, hours after informing acting coach David Beaty he won’t be retained for a fifth season.
11 possible candidates to become KU football's next head coach | KUsports.com
Once everyone officially learned Sunday afternoon that Kansas athletic director Jeff Long was searching for a new head football coach to replace David Beaty, Long used the power of social media to divulge some details about what he’s looking for in a candidate.
KU dominates Washburn in final exhibition contest | KUsports.com
No major starting five changes, no miraculous plays, just pure dominance over the opposition. Every single one of the Jayhawks’ 13 players that appeared in the game were able to score during the team’s 87-43 win over Washburn in the final exhibition game.
Jeff Long on ISU-friendly crowd : 'We need our fans to come out'
After the game, KU linebacker Joe Dineen commented on the largely Cyclone-friendly crowd. He called it "bull—" that the Iowa State fans were able to pack the stadium while KU fans didn't do the same.
Jeff Long explains decision to move on from KU coach David Beaty
"As you all know, earlier today I informed coach Beaty that he will not be retained at the conclusion of this football season," Long said, speaking to the media hours after announcing the coaching change. "After a thorough and thoughtful evaluation of our football program over the last three months, I arrived at a decision this morning that it was in the football program's best interest to move forward with new leadership. ... Our search is already underway. I'm excited by the wide-ranging interest we've already received and I anticipate receiving in the days and weeks ahead."
David Beaty releases statement on announcement he won't return
"I would first like to thank Jeff Long for the opportunity to finish the season with our team and to honor the seniors. Although my family and I are saddened we will not be a part of the future of the program, I respect his decision. I want to thank Chancellor Girod for his support and encouragement. I am looking forward to every minute of these next three weeks with the finest young men in the country, an a university I truly love. ...
10 games that stood out from David Beaty's tenure coaching KU
The Jayhawks, who fell to 1-5 in Big 12 play on the season following a decisive loss to Iowa State, scored only three points in the eventual defeat. The 27-3 final scoreline marked the third time in Big 12 play the Jayhawks were held to 16 or fewer points, as well as the second time they scored only one time for a game.
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