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Trivia Quiz - Kansas Jayhawks Football History & Facts

Test your knowledge of Kansas Jayhawks' football trivia history and Kansas Jayhawks trivia!

Quiz Number: 1779
Date Submitted: November 19, 2007
Quiz Categories: Big 12 Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 53.4 percent
Times Taken: 437 times
Taken by Registered Users: 9

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1. What are the official colors of the Kansas Jayhawks?
  A.   red and blue
  B.   crimson and blue
  C.   red and green
  D.   magenta and sapphire

2. Who did the Kansas Jayhawks hired as their head football coach in 2012?
  A.   Charlie Weis
  B.   Mark Mangino
  C.   Pepper Rodgers
  D.   Harry Potter

3. What was unique about Memorial Stadium when it was built in 1921?
  A.   most expensive stadium built to date in th U.S.
  B.   largest stadium in the U.S.
  C.   first football stadium built on a college campus west of the Mississippi River
  D.   largest stadium west of the Mississippi River

4. What is the name of the Kansas Jayhawk fight song?
  A.   For Kansas
  B.   Hats Off to the Jayhawks
  C.   Soar High, Jayhawks!
  D.   I'm a Jayhawk

5. The annual football rivalry between Kansas and Kansas State is commonly known as what?
  A.   Free State Showdown
  B.   Wheat Bowl
  C.   Kansas Kickoff
  D.   Sunflower Showdown

6. During the fifty-year span from 1950 to 1999, who was the only Jayhawk coach to record 10 wins in a single season?
  A.   Jules V. Sikes
  B.   Jack Mitchell
  C.   Don Fambrough
  D.   Glen Mason

7. What are the official mascots of the Kansas Jayhawks?
  A.   Jay 1 and Jay 2
  B.   The Jay Rocks!
  C.   Jay & Hawk
  D.   Big Jay & Baby Jay

8. In what stadium did the Kansas Jayhawk football team start playing in 1921?
  A.   Kansas Stadium
  B.   Memorial Stadium
  C.   Jayhawk Field
  D.   Governor's Field

9. Who was the Jayhawks first two-time All-American football player?
  A.   Gale Sayers
  B.   John Hadl
  C.   Bobby Douglass
  D.   Gil Reich

10. What is the name of the Kansas Jayhawk marching band?
  A.   Jayhawk Pride
  B.   Marching Jayhawks
  C.   Soaring Jayhawks
  D.   Screaming Jayhawks®   

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