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Wichita State baseball fined, placed on probation »

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NCAA Wichita State University did not monitor the activities of a former administrative assistant regarding her use of a VIP account provided by the school’s apparel provider, according to a decision issued by a Division I Committee on Infractions panel. For nearly two years, 21 baseball players purchased shoes, clothing, hunting gear and other non-athletics […]

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Tiger wrestling stay 15th in latest poll; Rodriguez, Inman and Page remain ranked »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Wrestling stayed put at No. 15 in the latest version of the Division II Wrestling Coaches Association Top 20. The rankings, released Wednesday (Jan. 28) by the organization, saw FHSU earn 51 points compared to 39 points in the previous version. FHSU (6-6, 2-2 MIAA) wrestled in three events last […]

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Tough defense leads Tigers to road win over Emporia State »


By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State held Emporia State to a season-low points, defeating the Hornets 66-44 Wednesday night at White Auditorium. The Tigers have won four of their last five and improve to 13-7 overall and 6-5 in the MIAA. The Hornets lose their fourth straight and are now 9-11 overall and […]

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Lady Tigers win at No. 2 Emporia State to stay atop MIAA »


By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post The Fort Hays State Lady Tigers never trailed, building three different 20-point leads then hold off No. 2 Emporia State 65-55. It’s FHSU’s second consecutive win over a top-five team and their first ever road win over a nationally ranked team. The 6th-ranked Lady Tigers have now won 18 straight […]

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Tuesday’s high school basketball results »

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BOYS’ BASKETBALL Area Scores Dighton 52, Otis-Bison 31 Ellinwood 56, LaCrosse 53 Ellis 76, Victoria 69 Hill City 69, Hoxie 42 Hoisington 69, Russell 41 Norton 55, Trego 22 Osborne 54, Wilson 27 Plainville 56, Logan 39 Quinter 62, Golden Plains 30 Stockton 45, Northern Valley 35 Others Abilene 63, Concordia 47 Barstow, Mo. 62, […]

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Lady Tigers jump 11 spot to No. 6 in latest USA Today/WBCA poll »


The Fort Hays State Lady Tigers jump 11 spots to No. 6 in the latest USA Today/WBCA top-25 poll. It’s the highest the Lady Tigers have ever been ranked since moving to NCAA II in the early 1990’s and the second time they’ve cracked the top-10. FHSU was reached No. 10 in December of 2012. […]

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Listen Tiger Talk with FHSU basketball coaches Tony Hobson and Mark Johnson »

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Upon further review: FHSU wrestlers win Kansas Cup due to scoring error »

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FHSU Athletics Initially taking second place in the final standings released on Sunday (Jan. 25), Fort Hays State has been declared the champion of the annual Kansas Cup due to a scoring error made at the tournament. What was first recorded as a 7-0 decision, Adam Ludwin’s semifinal match at 125 pounds actually resulted in […]

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FHSU’s Lehman named MIAA women’s basketball Player of the Week for fifth time this season »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State senior Kate Lehman was tabbed the MIAA Women’s Basketball Athlete of the Week for the fifth time this season on Monday (Jan. 26). Lehman reached a pair of career milestones in the 19-point win over No. 4 ranked Pittsburg State in Hays on Saturday. Lehman had a historical week for the […]

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K-State’s Williams, KU’s Alexander honored by Big 12 »

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Big 12 Three forwards – Rico Gathers (Baylor), Nino Williams (Kansas State) and Cliff Alexander (Kansas) – are the latest recipients of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week honors. Gathers and Alexander are recognized for the first time, while Williams earns accolades for the second time this season. BIG 12 […]

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FHSU wrestlers take second with three individual titles at Kansas Cup »

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FHSU Athletics No. 15 Fort Hays State had three individual champions and scored 111 team points on its way to a second place finish at the Kansas Cup on Sunday (Jan. 25) in Baldwin City, Kan. FHSU’s Adam Ludwin (125),  Bradley Little (156) and Trey Page (285) all claimed titles in their respective weight classes, while […]

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No. 14 Wichita State breezes past Drake »


By JEFFREY PARSON Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Ron Baker scored 15 points and No. 14 Wichita State breezed past Drake 74-40 on Sunday for its 26th straight win in the Missouri Valley Conference. Tekele Cotton added 10 points for the Shockers (18-2, 8-0). No one played more than 28 minutes for Wichita State. […]

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Tigers four-game win streak snapped by Pitt State »


By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Pittsburg State outscores Fort Hays State 16-7 over the final six minutes as they rally for a 69-64 win in front of 3,241 Saturday afternoon at Gross Coliseum. The loss ends the Tigers four-game win streak and drops them to 12-7 overall and 5-5 in the MIAA. The Gorillas improve […]

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