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Race Day: The STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Tight spaces and short tempers, ah yes NASCAR is in Martinsville this weekend. The track is shaped like a paper clip which presents a unique challenge to drivers this week that will test their…

Reported Barnes Firing opens door for Marshall

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

Salina hosts largest high school football combine in Kansas

High school football players from multiple states traveled to Salina this afternoon to show off their skills and with the hopes to be recruited by college scouts.

The Sharp Performance high…

Shocks Fall Twice to Drake During Doubleheader

Wichita State’s softball team fell to Drake during both games in their doubleheader on Saturday inside Wilkins Stadium. During game one, Wichita State lost to Drake by a 6-5 score and during…

Logano wins the pole at Martinsville; Bowyer starts 30th

Joey Logano may not be a name you think of when NASCAR heads to the short tracks, but the driver of the number 22 made a statement to try and change your mind on Friday. Logano put up a fast lap…

An off-season of unknowns looms for Shockers

Still just hours after the Sweet 16 loss to an unreal Notre Dame team Thursday night, I find myself pondering what could be next year. If I'm being 100% honest, I've been thinking about that…

The Shockers two seniors leave their prints on history

Two holes will need to be filled next year as the Shockers lose two seniors that have certainly left their legacy on Wichita State’s basketball program. Their two time defensive Valley MVP in…

Steve Forbes expected to take ETSU job

Wichita State assistant coach Steve Forbes will likely take the head coach position at Eastern Tennessee State University. 

Notre Dame downs Wichita State

Notre Dame was on fire from start to finish. The Fighting Irish shot 55 percent from the field to end Wichita State's season 81-70.

Jenn Bates Wins KAB Hod Humiston Award for Sports Broadcasting

Wichita, Kan. – KWCH 12 Eyewitness News Anchor Jenn Bates is selected as the recipient of the Kansas Association of Broadcasters’ 2015 Hod Humiston Award for Sports Broadcasting. The award is…

Jenn Bates

Shockers ready for The Fighting Irish

The Road to the Final Four will be a long one for the Shockers. In order to make it to Indianapolis they'll have to make it through Notre Dame and Kentucky/West Virginia.

Shocker Managers play vital role behind the scenes

It can be a thankless job to be a team manager but Wichita State has an all-star team unlike any other. I took the time to get to know them a little better Wednesday during the Shockers’ open…

The Backstretch Blog: Bowyer on the Backstretch

Clint Bowyer can’t seem to a break. I mean I know he’s not running in the top five and then having some sort of problem, but he has been a consistent top 15 car. But right on cue last week a…

Marcus Foster dismissed from KSU

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.

Marshall responds to Alabama rumors

According to Gary Parrish of CBSsports.com, the University of Alabama will make a strong effort to hire Gregg Marshall as their next basketball coach. 

Heights grad Gavin Thurman to transfer from Missouri State

Former Wichita Heights stand out Gavin Thurman announced that he will be transferring from the Missouri State basketball team at the end of the semester.

The Backstretch Blog: A Cautionary Tale

When the caution flag came out with just a few laps to go in Sunday’s Auto Club 400, there were some who immediately questioned it, especially when the debris wasn’t easily found.

Newton native Lehman earns All-American status

Fort Hays State's Kate Lehman was named to the Daktronics/Division II Conference Commissioner's Association All-America First Team on Monday (Mar. 23). Lehman is the second player in FHSU…

The Kansas kids bury The Jayhawks

The two Kansas kids, Ron Baker and Evan Wessel, did everything they needed on Sunday to beat KU and advance to the Sweet 16.

Another forgettable March for KU

The Round of 32 bites again for Kansas. Last year, Stanford was viewed as a bad match-up. This year, Wichita State was the better team.

PHOTOS: Shockers take down Jayhawks

Photos by Kendall Shaw

Shox upend KU, take Battle of Omaha

With a 78-65 win, Wichita State has upset Kansas to advance to the Sweet 16.

Keselowski wins in Cali; Bowyer is 30th

Kurt Busch led 65 laps, Kevin Harvick led 34 and Brad Keselowski led just one at the Auto Club on Sunday. But one was all it took for Keselowski take the checkered flag in California.

PHOTOS: Wichita State Pep Rally

Photos by Clint Harden

Bill Self admits "mistake" not recruiting Ron Baker

Ron Baker is Wichita State's leading scorer and will play in the NBA. Yet, he was an afterthought on the recruiting trail five years ago out of Scott City High School.

Ellis a great illustration of big brother Kansas

Nobody wants to be second place. Nobody wakes up in the morning, looks in the mirror and says 'I want to be a runner-up. Today, I'm going to be second-best.'

Fomer Shocker on the sidelines for K-State as it runs though the WNIT

When your mother is one of the most successful prep coaches in the state, it might seem like Jacie Hoyt-Capra’s path to become a basketball coach was paved from an early age. But it wasn’t until…

Race Day: Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway

The last leg of NASCAR’s ‘West Coast Swing’ will take place Sunday when drivers take on the Auto Club Speedway. The California track is one many drivers say they enjoy, because it doesn’t have…

PHOTOS: Jayhawks talk Shockers

Photos by Clint Harden

Kansas can finally focus on WSU

Finally, we get a chance to hear from the Jayhawks on facing their in-state foes Saturday. Thanks to scheduling Kansas has been able to avoid the question until now.

Wichita State's young guns step up

Wichita State's bench showed up when they were needed the most Friday against Indiana.

Shockers fall to Cal in NCAA first round

Reshanda Gray had 22 points and nine rebounds, and fourth-seeded California treated its home crowd to a 78-66 win against 13th-seeded Wichita State on Friday in the first round of the NCAA…

Shockers defeat Indiana to advance in NCAA tournament

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…

Hot shooting sparks Kansas offense

Are you kidding me? 69.2% from three? Where has this been, and how do you duplicate it? Because if they shoot like that moving forward, it's going to be a nice run for Kansas in this tournament.

Jayhawks advance to Round of 32. Final: 75-56 over NM State

2-seed Kansas cruised past 15-seed New Mexico State 75-56 in their game of the NCAA tournament. 

PHOTOS: KU Pep Rally Friday Morning

Photos by Clint Harden

Browns sign Bowe

On Friday, former Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe signed with the Cleveland Browns.

Shockers head to Berkeley to face Cal in NCAA tournament

The Shockers, with a school record for wins, are riding a 12-game winning streak and have won 23 of their last 24. They are looking to break through this year as the Shockers travel out to…

Does Wichita State's experience matter?

The interviews, practices and walk-through's are finished. Wichita State and Indiana will tip-off Friday afternoon.

Jayhawks ready to tip-off Friday

Watching the Big 12 go up in flames today won't do Kansas any favors in a year many believe they aren't as good as a number two seed may indicate. Does that make them an underdog?

Hutchinson women advance to the Final Four in Salina

The No. 1-ranked Hutchinson Community College women’s basketball team knocked off its sixth nationally ranked team on Thursday and advanced to the NJCAA Women’s Division I Basketball Tournament…

Race Day: The STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Reported Barnes Firing opens door for Marshall

Salina hosts largest high school football...

Shocks Fall Twice to Drake During Doubleheader

Logano wins the pole at Martinsville; Bowyer...

An off-season of unknowns looms for Shockers

The Shockers two seniors leave their prints on...

Steve Forbes expected to take ETSU job

Notre Dame downs Wichita State

VIDEO: Wichita State talks loss to Notre Dame

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VIDEO: Notre Dame talks about Sweet 16 win

Jenn Bates

Jenn Bates Wins KAB Hod Humiston Award for...

Shockers ready for The Fighting Irish

Shocker Managers play vital role behind the scenes

The Backstretch Blog: Bowyer on the Backstretch

Marcus Foster dismissed from KSU

Marshall responds to Alabama rumors

Heights grad Gavin Thurman to transfer from...

The Backstretch Blog: A Cautionary Tale

Newton native Lehman earns All-American status

The Kansas kids bury The Jayhawks

Another forgettable March for KU

PHOTOS: Shockers take down Jayhawks

PHOTOS: Wichita State locker room after Kansas win

PHOTOS: Kansas comes off floor after WSU loss

Shox upend KU, take Battle of Omaha

Keselowski wins in Cali; Bowyer is 30th

PHOTOS: Wichita State Pep Rally

Bill Self admits "mistake" not recruiting Ron...

Ellis a great illustration of big brother Kansas

Fomer Shocker on the sidelines for K-State as...

Race Day: Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway

PHOTOS: Marshall, Cotton, Wessel talk Kansas

PHOTOS: Jayhawks talk Shockers

Kansas can finally focus on WSU

Wichita State's young guns step up

Shockers fall to Cal in NCAA first round

PHOTOS: Shockers postgame after Indiana win

Shockers defeat Indiana to advance in NCAA...

Hot shooting sparks Kansas offense

PHOTOS: Kansas postgame New Mexico State

Jayhawks advance to Round of 32. Final: 75-56...

PHOTOS: Shockers leave for CenturyLink Center

PHOTOS: KU Pep Rally Friday Morning

Browns sign Bowe

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Jayhawks ready to tip-off Friday

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