Jayhawks take on West Virginia at 4 p.m. Thursday on Fox College Sports
KU will look to stay hot in two non-conference games
KU to host Jayhawks For A Cure Saturday vs. Oklahoma State
Kansas plays first home games since March 13
KU faces Wolf Pack in four-game series in Mesa, Ariz.
2011 (Freshman): Made four relief appearances, pitching 3 1/3 innings ... Recorded a scoreless inning against Missouri State (April 5) ... Suffered an arm injury and missed the last seven weeks of the season ... Given a medical hardship.
Olathe East HS: Lettered three years for head coach John McDonald ... Named All-Sunflower League in 2009 and 2010 ... Posted a 1.54 ERA with 61 strikeouts in 38 innings as a senior ... Named Olathe Player of the Year by the Olathe Daily News in 2010 ... Struck out 57 hitters in 36 innings pitched and batted .419 as a junior ... Pitched a no-hitter against 2009 6A State Champion Lawrence High School ... Played for the Building Champions 18U team in 2009 ... Went 6-1 with a 1.68 ERA and 52 strikeouts in 39 innings ... Also hit .483 with five homers, 32 RBIs and 19 stolen bases.
Personal: Conner Murray was born in Overland Park, Kan. ... Son of Rob and Tracy Murray ... Older brother, Colton, played for the Kansas baseball team from 2009-11 ... Colton Murray is currently in the Philadelphia Phillies' minor league system after being drafted in the 13th round in 2011 ... An exercise science major.