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Georgia State's D'Marcus Simonds (15) shoots under pressure from Kansas State's Barry Brown Jr. (5) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
December 16, 2018 - 2:18 am
Barry Brown has been ready to step up when No. 25 Kansas State needs him. With injuries to Dean Wade and Kamau Stokes, Brown delivered again for the Wildcats on Saturday night. Brown scored 13 of his 21 points in the second half, propelling Kansas State over Georgia State 71-59. "I don't think it...
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December 16, 2018 - 1:50 am
Markis McDuffie and Jaime Echenique each scored 17 points and Wichita State fought off Southern Mississippi for a 63-60 win on Saturday. Dominic Magee's layup with 53 seconds remaining put Southern Miss on top 61-60 before Echenique threw down a dunk 17 seconds later. Magee missed a jump shot on...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
December 15, 2018 - 2:24 pm
Dedric Lawson had 28 points and 12 rebounds, Lagerald Vick scored 29, and top-ranked Kansas made enough free throws down the stretch to beat No. 17 Villanova 74-71 Saturday in a rematch of last season's Final Four showdown won by the Wildcats. Devon Dotson added 11 points for the Jayhawks (9-0),...
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December 13, 2018 - 3:08 am
Samajae Haynes-Jones scored 17 points and Markis McDuffie made the go-ahead jumper with 4:31 left and Wichita State beat Jacksonville State 69-65 on Wednesday night. McDuffie missed 12 of 15 shot attempts, but after Haynes-Jones added a 3-pointer after his jump shot for a 64-60 lead, McDuffie made...
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Phil Hildebrand
December 09, 2018 - 7:41 pm
Wichita Police have a man in custody who was connected with two weekend burglaries. Around 4:30 Sunday morning, officers responded to a burglary at the ABC Liquor store located in the 2200 block of North Woodlawn. Officer Charley Davidson says police found damage to the front of the business, and...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
December 09, 2018 - 6:09 pm
The fourth-down play was designed to go left, yet there was Patrick Mahomes scrambling to his right with a phalanx of Ravens in pursuit, his eyes trained on Tyreek Hill deep downfield. Mahomes heaved an audacious throw. Hill made an incredible catch. The Chiefs proceeded to score a tying touchdown...
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December 09, 2018 - 5:29 am
The ECHL's signature mid-season event is coming to Wichita. In an announcement Friday afternoon, ECHL Commissioner Ryan Crelin said Wichita will host the 25th ECHL All-Star Classic on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at INTRUST Bank Arena. It will be the first time in Wichita hockey history they have...
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Kevin Jairaj - USA TODAY Sports
December 08, 2018 - 3:31 pm
Oklahoma's defense suffocated Wichita State in an 80-48 win on Saturday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Sooners held the Shockers to 6-for-30 shooting in the second half. Overall, Wichita State shot just 24.2 percent — the fourth-lowest field goal percentage by an Oklahoma opponent during the Lon...
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December 07, 2018 - 3:10 pm
The NCAA denied an appeal by Wichita State's Teddy Allen to play immediately after transferring from West Virginia on Friday, forcing the sophomore guard to sit out a redshirt season. Allen appealed to the subcommittee for legislative relief arguing that the transfer was so that he could be closer...
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December 02, 2018 - 4:12 am
Wichita exploded for five goals in the third period en route to a 6-2 victory over Allen on Saturday night at the Allen Event Center. Dyson Stevenson, Steven Iacobellis and Mark MacMillan each had a goal and an assist while Dylan Wells stopped 33 shots to earn his second win of the season. Wichita...
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