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BOYS’ BASKETBALL Class 3A Beloit Sub-State Scott City 81, Russell 29 Minneapolis 54, Ellsworth 51 Beloit 104, Phillipsburg 63 Norton 77, Hoisington 51 Class 1A – Division I Central Burden 62, South Haven 60 Flinthills 38, Goessel 35 Lakeside 51, Clifton-Clyde 43 Lebo 42, Southern Coffey 27 Marais des Cygnes Valley 52, Pleasanton 39 Pretty […]

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Kansas secures outright Big 12 title with overtime win over West Virginia »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history to lead No. 9 Kansas over No. 20 West Virginia 76-69, giving the Jayhawks their 11th consecutive Big 12 championship. Mason scored the last eight points in overtime and finished with 19 points. The Jayhawks 11 straight conference […]

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No. 11 Wichita State wins at Indiana State »

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ROB LAFARY, Associated Press   TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Darius Carter had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 11 Wichita State to a 63-53 win over Indiana State on Wednesday night. Fred VanVleet added 15 points while Tekele Cotton scored 12 in a win that saw Wichita State score 30 points in […]

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Kansas State rallies late to topple No. 8 Kansas »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Nino Williams hit a clinching jumper in the final minute and Kansas State rallied to beat eighth-ranked Kansas 70-63 on Monday night. Williams finished with 15 points in his final regular-season game against the Jayhawks, and Thomas Gipson […]

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VanVleet lifts Wichita State to win over Evansville »

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By JEFFREY PARSON Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) – Fred VanVleet scored 18 of his 22 points in the first half to lead No. 13 Wichita State to a 62-43 win over Evansville on Sunday. Ron Baker added 18 points and 15 rebounds for the Shockers (25-3, 15-1 Missouri Valley). Evan Wessel had 11 points […]

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Ellis helps No. 8 Kansas hold off feisty TCU »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Perry Ellis scored 23 points, Devonte’ Graham added a career-high 20 and eighth-ranked Kansas bounced back from a frustrating loss to hold off foul-plagued TCU, 81-72 on Saturday. Frank Mason III added 14 points and five assists for the Jayhawks (22-5, 11-4), who held onto […]

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Prince, No. 20 Baylor top K-State »

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By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Sports Writer WACO, Texas (AP) — With yet another 20-win season under Scott Drew secured, Baylor forward Rico Gathers is thinking more about the two times the Bears have been a win away from the Final Four under their coach. “I’m glad that we won 20 games, but we’re on a […]

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TCU beats Kansas State for its 1st Big 12 win streak »

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By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Basketball Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Chris Washburn scored 17 points and TCU beat Kansas State 69-55 on Wednesday night, giving the Horned Frogs consecutive Big 12 victories for the first time since joining the league. TCU (16-10, 3-10 Big 12) never trailed in the game, but had to hold […]

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Tuesday’s high school basketball results »

High School Scoreboard Whitmore

BOYS’ BASKETBALL Western Athletic Conference Dodge City 43, Garden City 31 Hays 66, Abilene 50 Liberal 52, Cimarron 43 Mid-Continent League Ellis 71, Trego 42 Norton 64, Hoxie 57 Smith Center 62, Northern Valley 41 Stockton 47, LaCrosse 43, OT TMP-Marian 65, Great Bend 52 Area Results Central Plains 66, Ness City 45 Ellsworth 49, […]

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No. 13 Wichita State beats Southern Illinois »

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By TODD HEFFERMAN Associated Press CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) – Shaquille Morris scored a career-high 17 points to lead No. 13 Wichita State to an 84-62 over Southern Illinois on Tuesday night. Morris made 7 of his 8 shots for the Shockers (25-3, 14-1 Missouri Valley), who have won five straight. Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker […]

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Staten’s layup lifts No. 23 West Virginia over No. 8 Kansas »

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – Juwan Staten made a layup with 4 seconds left to lift No. 23 West Virginia to a 62-61 victory over No. 8 Kansas on Monday night. Staten finished with 20 points to give the Mountaineers (20-6, 8-5 Big 12) their first 20-win season in four years. It was Staten’s first field […]

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Closer Greg Holland, Royals agree to $8.25 million deal »

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – The Kansas City Royals and closer Greg Holland avoided salary arbitration when they agreed to an $8.25 million, one-year contract before their hearing. Under the terms of Friday’s agreement, Holland will receive a $100,000 assignment bonus if he’s traded. The 29-year-old right-hander was 1-3 with a 1.44 ERA for the […]

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Royals, Herrera agree to $4.15M, 2-year contract »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Royals and reliever Kelvin Herrera have agreed on a $4.15 million, two-year deal that avoids arbitration, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the deal will not be completed until Herrera […]

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