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Kansas returns to postseason, faces Arkansas in Liberty Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 18:05 PM EST

Kansas (6-6, Big 12) vs. Arkansas (6-6, Southeastern Conference), Dec. 28, 5:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Memphis, Tennessee TOP PLAYERS Kansas: RB Devin Neal. He ran for a team-best 1,061 yards and nine touchdowns to go with a TD catch. Arkansas:...

Kansas coach Leipold signs lucrative contract extension

Nov. 29, 2022 12:58 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lance Leipold has signed his lucrative contract extension at Kansas, which includes a massive pay raise for the Jayhawks' football coach along with his assistants and staff, and could keep him tied to the school through the 2029 season. Under terms of the...

No. 15 K-State pounds Kansas 47-27 to earn Big 12 title shot

Nov. 27, 2022 00:29 AM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Chris Klieman didn't want to back into the Big 12 title game by having Texas lose to Baylor. He wanted his Wildcats to earn their spot in Arlington. So after the Longhorns took care of business a day earlier, the No. 15...

No. 15 K-State faces KU for Big 12 title game spot (maybe)

Nov. 23, 2022 12:10 PM EST

Kansas (6-5, 3-5 Big 12) at No. 15 Kansas State (8-3, 6-2, No. 12 CFP), Saturday, 8 p.m. EST (FOX) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Kansas State by 10 1/2 Series record: Kansas leads 65-49-5 WHAT’S AT STAKE? Kansas State could have to...

K-State to face KU with Big 12 title game possibly at stake

Nov. 23, 2022 05:07 AM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State will know before its rivalry game Saturday whether it needs to beat Kansas for a 14th consecutive time to earn a rematch with TCU in the Big 12 championship game. If Baylor can knock off Texas on Friday, the No. 15 Wildcats will have their spot...

K-State seeks B12 title game spot vs. undefeated TCU

Nov. 23, 2022 02:27 AM EST

Things to watch during Week 13 in the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK Kansas (6-5, 3-5 Big 12) at No. 15 Kansas State (8-3, 6-2, No. 12 CFP) A win would send Kansas State to the Big 12 championship game. The Wildcats could have that spot clinched...

AP source: KU gives coach Lance Leipold 2-year extension

Nov. 22, 2022 21:41 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas and coach Lance Leipold have agreed to their second contract extension in less than three months, this time adding two years to his deal and keeping him tied to the Jayhawks through the 2029 season, a person familiar with the terms told The Associated Press. ...

Robinson runs for 243 yards, 4 TDs as Texas routs KU 55-14

Nov. 19, 2022 20:11 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Texas standout Bijan Robinson ran through, over and around Kansas for a career-high 243 yards and four touchdowns on Saturday, helping the Longhorns earn a measure of revenge with a frigid 55-14 victory. Now, Robinson and his buddies are suddenly the Jayhawks'...

Texas tries to keep Big 12 title hopes alive at Kansas

Nov. 17, 2022 05:15 AM EST

Texas (6-4, 4-3 Big 12) at Kansas (6-4, 3-4), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (FS1) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Texas by 9 1/2 Series record: Texas leads 16-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Texas needs to win its last two games and get some help from the...

Shough, rushing attack boosts Texas Tech over Kansas 43-28

Nov. 13, 2022 00:07 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Tyler Shough threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score and Texas Tech outlasted Kansas 43-28 on Saturday night. Shough rushed for a 9-yard touchdown on the first play of the fourth quarter to give Texas Tech (5-5, 3-4 Big 12 Conference) a 33-21 lead. It was...