Big 12 players poised for potential breakouts this season

Football 04/24/19, 15:09

Some of the Big 12 Conference players who could have breakout seasons and be impact players in 2019: BAYLOR WR R.J. Sneed, sophomore. Forgotten a bit after getting hurt as a true freshman in 2017, and appearing in only three games last season, Sneed is healthy and could become a significant target ...

Bigtime Big 12 turnover with 4 new head coaches this spring

Sports 04/24/19, 14:55

Never before has the Big 12 had such a big turnover in head football coaches. Not even when the conference had more teams. Four of the 10 Big 12 teams went through spring drills with new coaches. They still have more time to get acclimated before the league's 24th season opens ...

Les Miles trying to get Kansas ahead of the curve

Football 04/11/19, 11:49

Among all the changes that have taken place at Kansas since Les Miles was hired to resurrect the moribund football program, the easiest to notice is the title of the spring game.It's called "Late Night Under the Lights."Might as well try to channel whatever you can from your powerhouse basketball ...

Kansas, K-State wrap up first classes for new coaches

Football 02/07/19, 02:02

Les Miles spent the final night ahead of national signing day ensconced in a conference room inside the Kansas football facility, working his cell phone to piece together the last pieces of his initial class with the Jayhawks.Just down the Interstate 70, Chris Klieman was busy doing the same thing ...

Kansas, K-State butt heads as early signing period opens

Football 12/19/18, 18:06

The first head-to-head showdown between Kansas coach Les Miles and Kansas State counterpart Chris Klieman was waged not on a football field but in classrooms and living rooms.Give this one to the Wildcats.During a packed news conference at Free State High School in Lawrence, not far from where Miles will ...

Kansas faces week of change as one coach leaves, one arrives

Football 11/21/18, 13:46

Les Miles understood the inherent awkwardness of the situation the moment he accepted the job at Kansas, and he made every effort to keep from compounding it during his first week on campus.Yet he also wanted to meet the young men who might soon form the foundation of his turnaround.So ...

Source: Les Miles hired as coach at Kansas

Sports 11/18/18, 12:24

A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that former LSU coach Les Miles has been hired to lead Kansas' downtrodden football program.The person spoke on condition of anonymity because an official announcement was expected later Sunday. Miles had arrived at the airport in nearby Topeka on Sunday ...

LSU’s Orgeron discusses ‘biggest day’ on the job

Football 11/05/18, 18:44

LSU coach Ed Orgeron proclaimed that Monday was his "biggest day" on the job since he took over the Les Miles in 2016.The coach expressed concerned about the psyche of his players after the dual blow of losing big at home to No. 1 Alabama and then hearing their own ...

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