ARLINGTON, Texas Whatever happened to "Can't Miss" Bryce Brown? That was never his official nickname, but it could have been. Nobody has ever dominated City League football as a running back the way Brown did for East from 2005-08. He rushed for 7,209 yards and if that's not an untouchable record, then I can't wait to watch the player who touches it.
It's Wichita State's seniors that, the story goes, set the Shockers apart.
Bill Snyder has worked another one of those football miracles he's so famous for this season in Manhattan.
I like a lot of what I see at the top of the Missouri Valley Conference basketball standings. Creighton, Northern Iowa, Wichita State and Indiana State are a combined 38-7 and all have some nice non-conference wins. Creighton is ranked No. 21. The Valley is gloating, and with good reason. The top of the league looks healthy.
When I was looking for an angle about Pittsburg State's most recent NCAA Division II football championship, which the Gorillas won last weekend in Florence, Ala., by defeating Wayne State, I tried to avoid the obvious.
Veteran defenseman Daniel Tetrault is going crazier with each Wichita Thunder game he misses with a groin and abdomen injury.
Bobby Wesley, being the competitor he is, dreams big. The Newman junior point guard didn't lack confidence in himself or his teammates as they took the floor at Koch Arena on Monday night to face Wichita State the NCAA Division II Jets against the defending NIT champion Shockers, whose vision is focused on a spot in the NCAA Tournament.
Ted Gilmore was an All-City League wide receiver at Wichita South in 1984 and an outstanding pass catcher at Butler Community College and the University of Wyoming.
I have put Christmas shopping on hold today so that I can sit in my favorite easy chair and watch three of the best college football games you can imagine.
During Conner Teahan's first four seasons as a basketball player at Kansas, which included a redshirt year in 2010-11, the Jayhawks played 149 games and, including overtimes, 5,990 minutes.
The hallucinations begin, typically, after Forrest Nelson has been in the open water for nearly 24 hours, after he has been swimming for about 20 miles.
LAWRENCE — Everyone who follows college basketball wanted to see Ohio State's Jared Sullinger go head-to-head with Kansas' Thomas Robinson on Saturday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.
If my radar is working, the reaction to Charlie Weis' hire as Kansas' football coach is eliciting a mixture of amazement, incredulity and confusion.
TULSA In this age of the one-and-done college basketball star, whose flame burns brightly then quickly disappears, there's something special about a team full of seniors.
On its first two offensive possessions, UNLV got the ball inside to 6-foot-10 Brice Massamba. The first time, he dunked over Wichita State's Garrett Stutz. The second time he made an easy lay-in.
I didn't have national-champion Connecticut in my NCAA Tournament field this time last year, and none of my Final Four picks panned out.
Nicole Vogt's parents, Steve and Michelle, are Olympics buffs. They watch as much as they can on television and the event whether it's curling or the finals of the 100-meter dash doesn't matter.
Mike Leach has decided to coach at Washington State, choosing the one place in America Pullman, Wash. that makes Lubbock, Texas, look like Acapulco.
There is a really important "4" in Perry Ellis' life, but it's not what you think.
HUTCHINSON Conway Springs has outgrown Class 3A football.