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KWU Men’s Basketball falls to Oklahoma Wesleyan in KCAC Quarterfinals

KWU Athletics ReleaseFebruary 25, 2021

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – The Kansas Wesleyan men's team didn't win its quarterfinal game in the Kansas Conference Men's Championship Wednesday night. Second seeded and No. 20-ranked Oklahoma Wesleyan rallied from an eight-point deficit the final 2:40 and defeated the fifth seeded Coyotes 64-63 inside the Mueller Sports Center.   KWU coach Anthony Monson, though, was more than please...

Trumain Carroll Hired as K-State’s Director of Strength and Conditioning

K-State Athletics ReleaseFebruary 24, 2021

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Trumain Carroll, a 15-year veteran of the strength and conditioning field who has spent the last six years leading strength and conditioning efforts at FBS schools, has been hired as Kansas State’s Director of Strength and Conditioning. Carroll spent the 2020 season as the Director of Football Strength and Conditioning at South Florida, while he was the Director of Strengt...

2021 Sub-State Basketball Brackets

Pat StrathmanFebruary 24, 2021

Check out the full list of assignments here CLASS 4A, 5A, 6A TOURNAMENT FORMAT Monday, March 8 – 4A Boys, 5A Girls, 6A Boys – State Quarterfinal games at higher seeded site. Quarterfinal state games will be played at the higher seeded team of group 1 vs. group 2; group 3 vs. group 4; group 5 vs. group 6; group 7 vs. group 8. Game time 6:00 PM. Tuesday, March 9 – 4A Girls, 5A Boys, 6A Girl...

Sacred Heart Cruises to Sweep at Ellsworth

Jerry JonesFebruary 24, 2021

The Sacred Heart Lady Knights closed out the regular season on Tuesday night with a blowout win over the Ellsworth Lady Bearcats 51-29. Five players got into the scoring column for the Lady Knights, to take an 11-4 lead at the end of the first quarter, with senior Ella Gotti and freshman Katy Weis knocking down a pair of big 3's.  In the second quarter Ellsworth would throw a 3-2 zone defense ...

Monster night by Hinz leads Coyotes past Southwestern 69-41

KWU Athletics ReleaseFebruary 24, 2021

Kansas Wesleyan women's coach Ryan Showman looked out on the court Monday night and saw a different Kelcey Hinz (JR/Whitewater, Kan.) than he'd seen in a while. That's not good news for opposing teams. Hinz, the Coyotes' indomitable post player, had a monstrous game finishing with 20 points, 18 rebounds (her 14th double-double of the season), four blocked shots and two assists as KWU wal...

McGuirl Sparks Senior Night Win over 7/8 Oklahoma, 62-57

KSU Athletics ReleaseFebruary 24, 2021

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Senior Mike McGuirl scored 16 of his team-high 19 points in the second half, including a string of 3 consecutive 3-pointers with under 4 minutes to play, as Kansas State rallied to knock off No. 7/8 Oklahoma, 62-57, in front of a limited capacity crowd of 896 fans at Bramlage Coliseum on Tuesday night. Playing his Senior Night in a usually-festive, but sparce Bramlage Colis...

Kansas Falls in Overtime to No. 14 Texas, 75-72

KU Athletics ReleaseFebruary 24, 2021

AUSTIN, Texas – In a game that couldn’t be decided in regulation, the No. 17 Kansas Jayhawks fell to the No. 14 Texas Longhorns in overtime, 75-72, inside the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas on Tuesday. Kansas fell to 17-8 overall and 11-6 in Big 12 play, while Texas improved to 14-6 and 8-5 in league games. Tuesday night's Big 12 battled marked the first game since Nov., 27, 2019, ...

South Cougars Swept at Maize

Ethan DentonFebruary 23, 2021

GIRLS: Maize 53, South 23 The game started well enough for the Lady Cougars, but after the first quarter, it was all Eagles as they rolled to an easy victory, dropping South to 8-11 on the season. The Cougars got three-pointers from Sydney Peterson, Kylie Arnold and Kalysa Hamel and held a three-point lead on two occasions, the last coming at 11-8. Maize got five straight points from Sydney Ho...

Central Handles Newton Girls; Mustang Boys Succumb To 3-Point Barrage

Jeremy BohnFebruary 23, 2021

Salina Central overcame a slow first quarter to pummel a former league foe, Newton, 54-19 on Tuesday night at Ravenscroft Court. The Mustangs started off the game on a 9-2 spurt and looked like they would make quick work of the Railers. However, mistakes on offense led to some lackadaisical play on defense and Newton trimmed the lead to three with a little more than a minute remaining in the qu...

Moundridge Stomps Ell-Saline in Cardinals’ Regular Season Finale

Chance LiebauFebruary 23, 2021

The Ell-Saline Cardinals have struggled to end their regular season, as the girls entered tonight's game having dropped ten of their last eleven games, and the boys were riding a 50+ game losing streak. Both of those trends continued tonight in a matchup with two very talented Moundridge teams. The girls got out to another slow start in this one, trailing 5-14 at the end of the first quarter. T...


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