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Late Nancy Hopkins left lasting impact on local volleyball coaches

Free State head volleyball coach Jayme Savage, who has been at the helm for two years now, knows she has the late Nancy Hopkins to thank for getting to this point in her career. Savage played for Hopkins at Free State from 2000-03 and had a chance to join her staff in 2008. Savage was an ...

Preps notebook: FSHS boys bowling begins 2021 season with runner-up finish

To begin the 2021 campaign, Free State’s boys bowling team secured a runner-up finish at Tuesday’s quadrangular meet at Royal Crest Lanes. Free State finished with a team score of 2,501, which trailed only Olathe East’s mark of 2,606 in the opening action of the new season. It marked the ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021

Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor4-011-0 Texas4-010-1 Kansas4-210-3 Texas Tech3-210-3 Oklahoma St.3-39-3 Oklahoma3-37-4 West Virginia2-39-4 TCU2-49-5 Kansas St.1-45-8 Iowa St.0-52-7 Tuesday's Games Oklahoma 82, TCU 46 Oklahoma St. 75, Kansas 70 West ...

Sports on TV for Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021

Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts (All times Central) COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 3:30 p.m. ACCN — Notre Dame at Virginia 5:30 p.m. ACCN — North Carolina State at Florida State 6 p.m. BTN — Northwestern at Ohio State CBSSN — Duquesne at Dayton ESPN2 — Arkansas ...

LHS girls basketball falls to Olathe Northwest

Lawrence High’s girls basketball team struggled on the offensive end in its 39-20 home loss to Olathe Northwest Tuesday night at LHS. The Lions (1-5) got down early, but never fully went away. They fought hard before ultimately running out of gas in the second half when they went scoreless ...

Cade Cunningham stars in Oklahoma State’s upset win over Kansas

The best basketball player in the Big 12 took down the best basketball program in the Big 12 Tuesday night at Oklahoma State. Months away from becoming a millionaire, Cade Cunningham showed Kansas and anyone willing to shell out a few extra bucks for ESPN+ why some lucky NBA team is likely to ...

3-star Missouri prep QB Conrad Hawley joins KU’s 2021 class

The Kansas football program is now poised to bring in two first-year quarterbacks in time for spring practices. Conrad Hawley, a state title-winning QB from Ray-Pec High, in Missouri, announced Tuesday he plans to not only sign with the Jayhawks but also enroll early. Just like Indiana prep QB ...

Big 12 basketball standings for Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021

Big 12 Men's Basketball Standings TeamBig 12Overall Baylor4-011-0 Texas4-010-1 Kansas4-110-2 Texas Tech3-210-3 Oklahoma St.2-38-3 TCU2-39-4 West Virginia2-39-4 Oklahoma2-36-4 Kansas St.1-45-8 Iowa St.0-52-7 Tuesday's Games TCU at Oklahoma, 6:30 p.m. Kansas at Oklahoma St., 7 ...

Sports on TV for Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021

Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts (All times Central) COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 6 p.m. ACCN — Duke at Virginia Tech CBSSN — Miami (Ohio) at Ohio ESPN — Wisconsin at Michigan ESPN2 — Tennessee at Vanderbilt FS1 — Butler at St. John's SECN — Mississippi at ...

Well-rested Chiefs get back to work with Browns on horizon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had to wait until the very last of the six wild-card games played over the weekend to find out who the reigning Super Bowl champions would play in the divisional round of the playoffs. As if they hadn't sat around long enough. The Chiefs ...

Unstoppable Tide: Alabama routs Ohio St for national title

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The celebration was at once familiar and unique. The confetti cannons sent a crimson and white shower into the air and Alabama players ran to the sideline to grab their championship hats and T-shirts. It’s a rite of passage if you have played for the Crimson Tide ...

Game day breakdown: No. 6 Kansas basketball at Oklahoma State

No. 6 Kansas Jayhawks (10-2 overall, 4-1 Big 12) vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys (8-3 overall, 2-3 Big 12) Time: 7 p.m. Location: Gallagher-Iba Arena, Stillwater, Okla. TV: Big 12 Now/ESPN+ | Radio: IMG Jayhawk Radio Network Log on to KUsports.com for our live game blog coverage and follow ...