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K-State beats Purdue in Maui »

Kansas State Wildcats guard Marcus Foster (2) drives to the basket against the Purdue Boilermakers during the 2014 EA Sports Maui Invitational at the Lahaina Civic Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) – Marcus Foster scored 24 points and Kansas State held on to beat Purdue 88-79 after blowing most of a big early lead Monday in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Coming off a disappointing loss to Long Beach State, Kansas State (3-1) attacked Purdue […]

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Tiger Talk with Fort Hays State basketball coaches Tony Hobson and Mark Johnson (AUDIO) »

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FHSU places seven on the Daktronics All-Region men’s soccer team »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State men’s soccer had seven players named to the Daktronics All-Central Region Team, released on Monday (Nov. 24). The Tigers had four first-team selections and three second-team selections, grabbing the same number of honors as they did last year. Earning first-team honors were midfielders Tanner Bgrock and Diego Cabral, forward Michael […]

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Three Tigers named to Daktronics All-Central Region women’s soccer team »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State had three women named to the Daktronics All-Central Region Soccer Team, released on Monday (Nov. 24). Earning first team honors as a defender was Mallory Diederich, while second team selections went to Kristen Thompson at goalkeeper and Hailey Davey at forward. The Daktronics All-Region Team is voted on by sports information directors […]

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FHSU’s Lehman named MIAA women’s basketball Player of the Week »

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MIAA Fort Hays State’s Kate Lehman has been named the MIAA Women’s Basketball Athlete of the Week for the season’s second week. Lehman averaged a double-double in points (28.0) and rebounds (11.0) for the week in just 41 total minutes of game action (20.5 minutes per game). She scored 30 points in FHSU’s 120-39 win […]

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K-State’s Lockett tabbed Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the seventh time in his career, including the second this season, Kansas State senior wide receiver Tyler Lockett has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts in the return game at West Virginia, the conference office announced Monday. Lockett, who was […]

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No. 23 FHSU men’s soccer loses to Quincy in NCAA II Quarterfinals »

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FHSU Athletics No. 23 Fort Hays State saw its NCAA Men’s Soccer Championships run come to an end on Sunday, Nov. 23 in the NCAA Quarterfinals, dropping a 3-2 contest to Quincy in Tahlequah, Okla. FHSU jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first half of the Super Region 3 Final, but couldn’t hold […]

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Big first half propels FHSU to blowout win over Bethel »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State held Bethel scoreless for 6:17 of the first half and without a field goal for 10:19 in building a 41 point lead and defeat the Threshers 103-54 Saturday afternoon at Gross Coliseum. Bethel hung with the Tigers early, trailing 10-8, but FHSU responded with a 25-2 run […]

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Quick start carries Lady Tigers to big win over Cameron »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State raced out to 9-0 lead over the first 3 1/2 minutes Saturday against Cameron University, then added a pair of 12-0 runs in building a 32 first half lead and defeat the Aggies from Lawton, Oklahoma 93-52 at Gross Coliseum. Cameron hit just one of their first […]

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No. 23 FHSU men’s soccer advances to Elite Eight after shootout with Northeastern State »

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FHSU Athletics No. 23 Fort Hays State drew with No. 12 Northeastern State, 1-1, on Friday evening in the NCAA Championship, but advanced with a 3-2 penalty kick advantage in a shootout. The Tigers (11-5-4) advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Championships on Sunday, Nov. 23, where they will face off with No. […]

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Holthus Hotline with “Voice of the Chiefs” Mitch Holthus »

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Mitch recaps Thursday night’s loss at Oakland and gives a sneak peek at next Sunday’s game with the Denver Broncos. The Holthus Hotline airs Saturday’s at 8:30am on your home for Kansas City Chiefs football, KFIX (96.9-FM). Part 1   Part 2    

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Changes in the FHSU football coaching staff »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post After finishing next to last in the MIAA in total offense and seventh in scoring, Fort Hays State head football coach Chris Brown is making a change in his coaching staff. Offensive coordinator Justin Schreiber and offensive line coach Justin Iske will not return next season. Both had been on […]

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McPherson’s Kinnamon signs with FHSU men’s basketball »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State men’s basketball coach Mark Johnson announced the signing of Kyler Kinnamon of McPherson, Kan., for the 2015-16 season. Kinnamon joins three other Kansas high school recruits that signed with the Tigers in the early signing period. Kinnamon is currently a senior at McPherson High School. The 5-foot, 10-inch guard was […]

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