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KANSAS CITY, Mo | Kansas State hires NDSU’s Klieman to lead football program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas State hired Chris Klieman of North Dakota State to lead its football program Monday night, passing the reins from retired Hall of Fame coach Bill Snyder to someone with three Football Championship Subdivision titles but little Big 12 experience. Klieman was hired to lead the Bison by current Kansas State … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo | Kansas State hires NDSU’s Klieman to lead football program

MANHATTAN, Kan. | Tex Winter, innovative basketball coach, dead at 96

MANHATTAN, Kan.  — Tex Winter, the innovative “Triangle Offense” pioneer who assisted Phil Jackson on NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, has died. He was 96. Winter’s family said he died Wednesday in Manhattan, where he began his coaching career at Kansas State in 1947 and led the Wildcats to … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan. | Tex Winter, innovative basketball coach, dead at 96

NORMAN, Okla. | Oklahoma WR Marquise Brown more than a speedster this year

NORMAN, Okla. — Marquise “Hollywood” Brown showed up to Oklahoma with an exceptional gift that he relied on a bit too much. Brown was used to blowing by people with his speed, so he kept doing it. The junior college transfer finished with 1,095 yards receiving last season in his first year with the Sooners … Continue reading NORMAN, Okla. | Oklahoma WR Marquise Brown more than a speedster this year

NCAA Latest: Loyola-Chicago tops Nevada in another thriller

/March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 9:15 p.m. In its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1985, Loyola is one win away from an improbable trip to the Final Four. The 11th-seeded Ramblers kept up their amazing run with a 69-68 victory over seventh-seeded Nevada on Thursday night … Continue reading NCAA Latest: Loyola-Chicago tops Nevada in another thriller

NCAA Latest: Upset watch _ Florida State moving on Xavier

/March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 11 p.m. It’s a nail-biter in Nashville between No. 1 seed Xavier and ninth-seeded Florida State. Florida State came back from a 12-point deficit to take a 1-point lead with about 30 seconds left. The winner goes … Continue reading NCAA Latest: Upset watch _ Florida State moving on Xavier

NCAA Latest: Bluiett finally hits, as Xavier takes control

/March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 10:30 p.m. Trevon Bluiett’s first bucket of the game has helped top-seeded Xavier match its biggest lead against Florida State. Bluiett, the three-time All Big East player and a candidate for national player of the year, missed … Continue reading NCAA Latest: Bluiett finally hits, as Xavier takes control

NCAA Latest: Xavier comes out strong in 2nd half; UMBC out

/March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 10:15 p.m. The top-seeded Xavier Musketeers have opened the second half in a big way. Xavier has outscored Florida State 10-3 and now leads 44-35 with 15:44 left. Quentin Goodin has been leading the way for Xavier … Continue reading NCAA Latest: Xavier comes out strong in 2nd half; UMBC out