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Pairings Revealed for 2020 Big 12/SEC Challenge

Courtesy of the Big 12 Conference Pairings have been announced for the 2020 edition of the men’s basketball Big 12/SEC Challenge. Kansas Jayhawk basketball can be...

Anctil Named to Ray Guy Award Watch List

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior punter Devin Anctil was one of 26 punters in the nation to be named to...

Hakeem Adeniji Selected for 2019 Outland Trophy Preseason Watch List

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) has announced the preseason watch list for the 2019 Outland Trophy...

Kyle Thompson Earns a Spot on the 2019 Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch List

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Augusta Sports Council has announced the preseason watch list for the 2019 Ray Guy Award, which honors...

McAtee Selected to 2018-19 NABC Honors Court

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the second consecutive season, men's basketball player Pierson McAtee was honored by the National Association of Basketball...

Kansas Athletics To Sell Beer, Wine at Football Games

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics Lawrence, Kan. – Kansas Athletics ticket holders will be able to purchase beer and wine at home football games beginning in...

Kansas To Face Chaminade in 2019 Maui Invitational Opening Game

Courtesy of Kansas Athletics 2019 Maui Invitational Tournament Bracket (PDF) LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas men's basketball will face Chaminade in the opening round of the...

Shockers Add Jan. 4 Home Date with Ole Miss

Courtesy of Wichita State Shocker Athletics Wichita State will play host to Ole Miss this season in one of four men's basketball scheduling alliance matchups...

K-State to Face Pittsburgh in Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off

Courtesy of K-State Sports Information MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State will match up against ACC foe Pittsburgh in the semifinals of the 2019 Rocket Mortgage...

Reggie Walker Named to Preseason All-Big 12 Team

Courtesy of K-State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior defensive end Reggie Walker was named to the 2019 Preseason All-Big 12 team as chosen...

Kansas Headlines

What A Pending Football Game Says About COVID-19, The Fate Of Small Colleges And The Towns They Keep Alive

By Frank Morris - Kansas News Service There’s a lot riding on a Kickoff set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The Sterling College Warriors are...

Governor Laura Kelly Visits Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute

Governor Laura Kelly today toured the Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute (BRI) to learn more about its work fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, including...

Kansas’ U.S. Senate Race Is Set As Marshall Beats Kobach For GOP Nod; Watkins Out In 2nd District

TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas’ biggest race of the evening was one of the first to be decided: U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall secured the Republican...

Kansas Total Tax Collections $484.6 Million Ahead of July of Last Fiscal Year

TOPEKA—The State of Kansas starts Fiscal Year 2021 by surpassing its total tax-only collections by $484.6 million compared to July of last fiscal year....

AG Derek Schmidt Urges Federal Action To Increase Access, Affordability For Remdesivir

TOPEKA – (August 4, 2020) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today urged federal agencies to exercise special legal authority to increase the availability...

Kansas News Service

What A Pending Football Game Says About COVID-19, The Fate Of Small Colleges And The Towns They Keep Alive

By Frank Morris - Kansas News Service There’s a lot riding on a Kickoff set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The Sterling College Warriors are...

Kansas’ U.S. Senate Race Is Set As Marshall Beats Kobach For GOP Nod; Watkins Out In 2nd District

TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas’ biggest race of the evening was one of the first to be decided: U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall secured the Republican...

Feds Say Filth, Hazards At Kansas Group Homes Put Foster Care Children At Risk

By Celia Llopis-Jepsen - Kansas News Service Kansas let foster care children live in group homes with broken windows, mold, exposed electrical wiring, trashed porches...

Kansas K-12 Districts Can Start Class On Time After State Board Rejects Governor’s Order To Delay

By Stephan Bisaha - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Kansas’ elementary, middle and high schools will reopen for in-person instruction in August, despite Gov. Laura...

Kansas Governor Says Masks Are Non-Negotiable In Schools And Pleads For Delaying Classes

By Brian Grimmett - Kansas News Service WICHITA, Kansas — Students, teachers and staff members at K-12 schools in Kansas will wear masks, use hand sanitizer...