Both the Kansas men's and women's cross country teams finished in the top five during their Woody Greeno Invitational over the weekend. Junior Chandler Gibbens from the mens team finished second in the mens 8k race. Junior Lona Later finished fourth for the women's 5k race.
The men's cross country team finished fifth out of nine teams and the women's team finished sixth out of ten teams at the Big 12 Championship in Oklahoma on Friday.
Kansas women's cross-country placed sixth with 180 points, while Kansas men's cross-country finished 12th with 322 points in the final invitational at Gans Creek Classic in Columbia, Missouri before the postseason begins.
The Kansas men's and women's cross country teams got a strong head-start in the Bob Timmons Classic on Saturday. Despite being a young team, the Jayhawks flourished in their first meet of the season.
Kansas' Ben Butler came in 136th out of 251 runners at the NCAA Cross Country Championship on Monday. This was the first time since 2018 that any Kansas cross country member competed in the championship.
Nineteen Kansas men's and women's cross country runners were named to the 2020 Academic All-Big 12 Teams, the conference announced Wednesday.
Kansas cross country raced in the Big 12 Championships at Rim Rock Farm Friday morning. The men's team finished finished in sixth place, and the women's team finished in seventh place.
Former KU runner Ben Brownlee looked to conquer the top 200 highest peaks in Colorado. He died at age 26 due to a climbing accident.
Former KU track and field runner Ben Brownlee was presumed dead Tuesday. Brownlee, 26, was hiking in San Juan Mountains Saturday, and didn't return.
Kansas cross country traveled to Stillwater, Oklahoma, for the Cowboy Jamboree Saturday. The men's side finished fourth out of 13 teams (114 points), while the women's team finished sixth out of 14 teams (194 points).
Kansas cross country will face Big 12 foes Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech at the Cowboy Jamboree this Saturday. This will be the final regular season meet before the Big 12 Championship.
Both the Kansas men's and women's cross country teams will compete in the Cowboy Jamboree this Saturday hosted by Oklahoma State. The first race will start at 8:30 a.m.