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Wichita State shot down by Notre Dame »

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Notre Dame shot 75-percent in the second half including 6-of-8 from 3-point range and pulled away in the second half for an 80-71 win over Wichita State in the NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal in Cleveland Thursday night. The Shockers rallied from a 13-point first half deficit to pull within three at halftime and took a […]

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Outdoor MIAA Preseason Poll Has FHSU Men 6th; 10th for Women »

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FHSU Sports Information The Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association released its 2015 Outdoor Track and Field Preseason Coaches Poll on Thursday (Mar. 26). Fort Hays State’s men were selected sixth, while the women were picked 10th. Outdoor season begins this week for FHSU as it hosts its annual home meet, the Alex Francis Classic on Friday […]

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Foster, Harris dismissed from KSU basketball team; Thomas transferring »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber announced today that two players have been dismissed from the men’s basketball program and another has elected to transfer. Sophomore Marcus Foster and freshman Tre Harris have been dismissed from the program, while sophomore Jevon Thomas has decided to transfer. “Marcus and Tre have been unable to […]

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Wichita State knocks off Kansas to advance to Sweet 16 »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. — No wonder Kansas never wants anything to do with Wichita State. Behind another steady performance from Fred VanVleet and the hot shooting of Evan Wessel, the No. 7 seed Shockers rolled past the second-seeded Jayhawks 78-65 on Sunday, earning a trip to the Sweet 16 at […]

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Fred VanVleet scores 27 in Shockers’ NCAA tourney win over Indiana »

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By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Fred VanVleet matched his career high with 27 points, Ron Baker made big free throws late, and Wichita State defeated Indiana 81-76 in the NCAA Tournament on Friday. By winning, the seventh-seeded Shockers (29-4) set up a much-anticipated Sunflower State showdown with Kansas on Sunday. […]

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No. 2 seed Kansas defeats New Mexico State in NCAA opener »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Second-seeded Kansas did its best to restore some luster to the Big 12. Well, at least scrub away some of the tarnish. Frank Mason III scored 17 points to lead a balanced attack, and the Jayhawks rolled to a 75-56 victory over No. 15 seed […]

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With 7 NCAA teams, Big 12 can validate status as best league »

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UNDATED (AP) – The Big 12 again has seven teams in the NCAA Tournament. Regular-season champion Kansas is a No. 2 seed, and the No. 3 seeds in three of the four regions are from the Big 12 – tournament champion Iowa State, Oklahoma and Baylor. The league also has the nation’s top cumulative RPI […]

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Kansas earns No. 2 seed, faces New Mexico State »

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas, after winning its 11th straight regular-season Big 12 Conference title, will open the NCAA Tournament as a No. 2 seed in the Midwest Regional against 15th-seeded New Mexico State. The Jayhawks (26-8) will remain close to home when the open tournament play on Friday in Omaha, Nebraska — with a […]

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Wichita State, Indiana to face off in Omaha »

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Seventh-seeded Wichita State will face No. 10 Indiana in the Midwest Region of the NCAA Tournament on Friday in Omaha, Nebraska. The Hoosiers got into the NCAA tournament after sweating out a bid all weekend — but it could feel like a road game for the Hoosiers (20-13). Omaha is roughly […]

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No. 9 Kansas beats No. 16 Baylor in Big 12 semifinals »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Wayne Selden Jr. scored 20 points and ninth-ranked Kansas turned up its suffocating defense to beat No. 16 Baylor 62-52 in the semifinals of the Big 12 Tournament on Friday night. Perry Ellis returned from an injury to add 11 points for the top-seeded […]

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Kansas holds off TCU in Big 12 tourney opener »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kelly Oubre Jr. scored a career-high 25 points, Landen Lucas added 13 and ninth-ranked Kansas beat pesky TCU 64-59 on Thursday in the Big 12 tournament quarterfinals. Playing without leading scorer Perry Ellis due to a knee injury, the top-seeded Jayhawks (25-7) had to […]

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K-State falls in Big 12 tourney opener »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chris Washburn and Kyan Anderson scored 16 points apiece, and TCU held on down the stretch to beat Kansas State 67-65 on Wednesday night for its first Big 12 tournament victory. Trey Zeigler added 15 points for the ninth-seeded Horned Frogs (18-14), who had […]

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Tiger women remain atop region rankings »

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FHSU Sports Information No. 4 Fort Hays State was listed as the top ranked team for the third consecutive week in the NCAA Central Region Rankings, released Wednesday (Feb. 25). The Tigers have been first in every version of the poll, released weekly leading up the NCAA Tournament Selection Show, held March 8. The top […]

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