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February 18, 2019 - 10:39 am
The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum is celebrating the 100th anniversary of a meeting in Kansas City, Missouri, that sparked the league with a yearlong celebration. The Kansas City Star reports that the museum in the 18th and Vine District has announced the festivities will begin Feb. 13, 2020. That'...
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February 17, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Jarron Cumberland is carrying Cincinnati's offense as February starts to wind down. The junior guard scored 27 points, matching his career high with six 3-pointers, and the Bearcats swept their season series with Wichita State, beating the Shockers 72-62 on Sunday. They're already looking ahead to...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
February 16, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Devon Dotson and K.J. Lawson each scored 15 points, and No. 14 Kansas beat depleted West Virginia 78-53 on Saturday. Dedric Lawson, K.J.'s brother, had 14 points for the Jayhawks (20-6, 9-4 Big 12), who won their third straight as they continue to start four freshmen. Lamont West and Chase Harler...
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February 16, 2019 - 5:43 pm
Lindell Wigginton hit five 3-pointers and scored 23 points, Talen Horton-Tucker buried six 3s and had 20, and No. 23 Iowa State pulled away late for a 78-64 victory over No. 18 Kansas State on Saturday to tighten up the Big 12 title race. Marial Shayok added 13 points and 13 rebounds for the...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
February 13, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Officials gathered in downtown Wichita Wednesday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony for the new baseball stadium. The only thing currently on the empty space at Maple & McLean is a sewer line, running about where the old third-base line was located in the now-demolished Lawrence-Dumont...
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February 13, 2019 - 2:21 am
Barry Brown and Xavier Sneed each scored 16 points, and No. 18 Kansas State beat Texas 71-64 Tuesday night for its ninth straight Big 12 victory. Three other Wildcats scored in double figures, Wade with 12 points, and Stokes and Makol Mawien with 11 apiece. "A lot of positive things," Wildcat Head...
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February 12, 2019 - 12:00 am
Devon Dotson scored 25 points, including six free throws in the final 40 seconds of overtime, and No. 14 Kansas beat TCU 82-77 on Monday night for its second win in a row while starting four freshmen. After blowing a 12-point lead in the second half, the Jayhawks (19-6, 8-4 Big 12) never trailed in...
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February 09, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Marcus McDuffie scored 25 points and pulled down 8 rebounds as the Shockers rolled past Tulane 77-62 at Koch Arena. Erik Stevenson contributed 13 points and Samajae Haynes-Jones added 12. The victory pushed the Shockers record over 500 at 12 wins and 11 losses and gives them some nice momentum as...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
February 09, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Kansas got the lift it needed against Oklahoma State on Saturday from a pair of guys that would have been just about the longest of long shots to provide it just a couple of months ago. Ochai Agbaji was still redshirting back then. Mitch Lightfoot was buried deep on the bench. Yet it was Agbaji who...
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