This is already shaping up to be a memorable year for the three Sunflower Slate conferences — the KCAC, MIAA and Jayhawk — with just over a month of the season under their belts and already a pair of huge upsets (Sterling over No. 8 Tabor and Highland over No. 4 Butler) and 3 of the 4 Kansas teams from the MIAA undefeated and ranked (No. 10 Pitt State, No. 15 Washburn, No. 24 Emporia State).
So what needs to be done in the latter half of the season to close out a title, playoff berth, bowl bid or all of the above?
Let’s take a look at each conference: