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KU opens on Saturday against South Dakota

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In this April 13, 2013 file photo, Kansas quarterback Jake Heaps throws the ball to a receiver during the football team's annual spring game in Lawrence at Memorial Staidum

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LAWRENCE — Jake Heaps and Justin McCay could only watch last season as the first yuear under Kansas head coach Charlie Weis turned into a nightmare. The two high-profile transfers were forced to run the scout team while the Jayhawks scuffled along to a single win.

Now, Heaps and McCay finally get their chance to turn things around.

Heaps will start at quarterback and McCay at wide receiver on Saturday night when Kansas opens its season against South Dakota, a program from the Football Championship Subdivision.

Heaps set numerous freshman passing records at BYU before losing his job as a sophomore ...

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