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    • Miscellany (1 Posts)
    • Here we are in a normal August starting to gear up for the new freshmen to hit Lawrence and basketball practice not far behind. Well maybe that was actually every other year in history and not this year. There will be a lot of adjectives used in the coming years to describe 2020. Normal is not...
    • In Sports / Basketball
    • Last post by CorpusJayhawk
    • 3 days 11 hours ago
    • AY2020-21 KUMBB Recruiting as of 2020-08-10 (8 Posts)
    • The OP has been updated to reflect the latest info as of post time (4:08 PM CT 20200810). And a big THANKS! to Corpus for some errata checks! The Rivals Ratings have been updated for the latest round, and I've added some new offers that have been tendered since the last update. Here are the new...
    • In Sports / Basketball
    • Last post by HawkErrant
    • 3 days 14 hours ago
    • Football returns in 35 days - Southern Illinois ad... (2 Posts)
    • Somehow, I don't think this is going to happen. College sports are already being accused of exploiting the athletes for the financial gain of the schools. Now, you're literally asking these kids to risk their health by traveling about with huge entourages of players, coaches and support staff....
    • In Sports / Football
    • Last post by NotOstertag
    • 3 days 21 hours ago
    • Question on Recruiting Stars (1 Posts)
    • I don't follow football recruiting at all, in terms of specific players or ratings. But I note that KU is landing a solid stream of 3 Star players. Is that a good thing for KU, and should we be pleased at this point in Miles' reconstruction? (I guess landing any players with any star rating is...
    • In Sports / Football
    • Last post by AZhawk87
    • 6 days 19 hours ago

Some Perspective on Being a Fan

"It is not the critic who counts, not the one who points out how the strong man stumbled or how the doer of deeds might have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred with sweat and dust and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions and spends himself in a worthy cause and who, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat."

--Theodore Roosevelt