Wichita State's fall intrasquad series begins at 3 p.m. Oct. 1 at Eck Stadium. Assistant coach Jim Thomas and volunteer assistant Jeff Christy will coach the teams. Rosters have not been decided. The best-of-7 series continues at 7 p.m. Oct. 3; 3 p.m. Oct. 5; 3 p.m. Oct. 7; 2:30 p.m. Oct. 9; 7 p.m. Oct. 11 and 3 p.m. Oct. 14. Admission to each game is a can of food for the Kansas Food Bank.
The Arapahoe County (Colo.) Sheriff says Denver Broncos wide receiver Kenny McKinley was found dead in his home in an apparent suicide.
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Sheriff Grayson Robinson says authorities were called to McKinley's home in Centennial on Monday and found his body in the second-floor master bedroom. He says detectives believe McKinley was killed by a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
McKinley's death is the latest in a series for tragedies for the Broncos since 2007. Cornerback Darrent Williams was slain in a drive-by shooting on New Year's Day 2007 and three months later backup running back Damien Nash collapsed and died after a charity basketball game in St. Louis.
* Kansas State's William Powell returned four kicks for 116 yards against Iowa State, earning Big 12 special teams player of the week honors.
* Missouri coach Gary Pinkel says star defensive end Aldon Smith will miss the Tigers' game Saturday against Miami of Ohio due to a broken bone in his leg.
Pinkel said Monday that Smith broke a non-weight bearing bone in his right leg on the final series of Saturday's win over San Diego State.