University of Kansas

August 24, 2013 12:00 AM

KU’s Jake Heaps finds comfort turning into Lawrence

The quarterback pushed the car east, into the endless space of Middle America. As Jake Heaps drove, the road stretched for miles, empty sky above, opening into the great divide. His wife sat passenger, and his life was packed in the back, and somewhere in the distance was the University of Kansas, Jake and Brooke Heaps’ new home.

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