| May 22, 2013
| 5:25 AM
It seems trivial to be talking about sports when friends and neighbors have had their lives blown all around the plains. The devastation in Oklahoma is staggering—it affects Kansans so profoundly because we live with the knowledge that it has been...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Wichita State racked up 11 runs on 17 hits on route to an 11-4 bludgeoning of Creighton on Wednesday to stay alive in the Missouri Valley Conference baseball tournament. The win snaps a 4-game conference tournament losing streak dating back to 2011 for...
| May 23, 2013
| 7:57 AM
The funniest thing I’ve seen at the Missouri Valley Conference Baseball Tournament: The grounds crew using old couch cushions to soak up the water in the outfield. Talk about necessity being the mother of invention.
| May 18, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Signs of the times---I heard someone typing on a typewriter yesterday and it took me awhile to recognize the sound.
Rest well Fred---
I was saddened to hear of the passing of broadcaster Fred White earlier this week. I wasn't surprised that he'd kept...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:21 AM
For What it’s Worth on this January 9—
The Missouri Valley Conference was expected to be a four horse race, but Illinois State is an early candidate for the glue factory. Picked second behind Creighton, the Redbirds looked the part going 9-3...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:15 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Doug McDermott poured in a season-high 39 points as the Blue Jays pulled away in the second half to earn a road victory overthe Bears.
Creighton (16-1, 5-0 Missouri Valley) trailed 25-23 with 3:52 to play in the first half but closed...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 7:36 AM
The next time I come to Evansville I’m going to drive. The three worst flights I’ve ever taken in the Missouri Valley Conference have been in to and out of Evansville. I’m not sure how I’ve wronged this city, but we are clearly...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Wichita State senior Carl Hall took part in his first live action in practice Monday afternoon and it's possible he will play on Wednesday against Illinois State.
Coach Marshall said on his Monday radio show that Hall has been cleared to play but he'...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 12:31 PM
All-America forward Doug McDermott says he'll return to Creighton for his senior year instead of declaring for the NBA draft.
McDermott made the announcement Thursday at a news conference in Creighton's practice gym. He was joined by his father, Bluejays...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 7:13 PM
For What it's Worth-- April 13th -- I'm sure that coaches and players wouldn't agree, but I'm ready for college hoops to start again. One week's hiatus is enough, even with the grind of the post season-I've found myself going through hoops withdraw. No,...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Wichita State is the 2012-13 Missouri Valley Conference all-sports champion. It marks the seventh crown in the past 10 years for Wichita State, which has a league best 19 all-time. WSU finished second in the all-sports trophy race in 2011-12.