Wary teams make tweaks ahead of shorter shot clock

...little quicker."Teams with experienced guards like Koenig, and Wichita State's Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker, may have easier adjustments. That veteran backcourt helped Wichita State finish fourth-best nationally in limiting turnovers last...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 2

...and quarterback Steve Gage has 206 to become the first teammates to each rush for more than 200 yards, leading Tulsa past Wichita State 42-26.1986 - Minnesota's Tommy Kramer passes for 490 yards and four touchdowns but the Vikings still lose to the...
Oct. 27

...Long completes 22 straight passes to set an NCAA record in a 24-20 victory over Indiana.1984 - Sergio Lopez-Chavero of Wichita State ties an NCAA record with three field goals over 50 yards in a 23-6 victory over Drake. Lopez-Chavero kicks two from...
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Today In Sports History for Oct. 2

...including five to Bob Shaw, and the Chicago Cardinals pound the Baltimore Colts 55-13.1970 - Fourteen members of the Wichita State football team are killed in a plane crash in the Rocky Mountains.1980 - Larry Holmes stops Muhammad Ali in the 11th...
Wanda Jean Brown

...days after her 18th birthday, she pursued her interest in aviation by joining the U.S. Air Force. She was first sent to Wichita Falls, TX. Shortly after her arrival, another relatively new enlistee, Milton Brown, Jr. from Mystic, CT winked at her...
Teacher shot on college campus

...Emily Wagster Pettus reported from Jackson. Associated Press writers Kevin McGill in Gautier, Mississippi; Rebecca Santana in New Orleans; Alina Hartounian in Phoenix and Roxana Hegeman in Wichita, Kansas, contributed to this report.
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WSU dean's list includes Juneau student

Kaela Burke of Juneau was named to Wichita State University's dean's list.WSU announced more than 2,400 students as honor roll recipients for spring 2015. To be included, a student must be enrolled full-time and maintain a 3.5 GPA.
Use of batboys and girls suspended after death of 9-year-old boy

...during the Liberal Bee Jays' game in Wichita. The boy was wearing a well."The tournament has been in Wichita since 1931 and this is the first time...have to bear it together."The city of Wichita owns Lawrence-Dumont Stadium, where...
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Today In Sports History for July 31

...player in PBA history to win a tournament by rolling a 300 game in the title game. Aulby beats David Ozio 300-279 in the Wichita Open.1994 - Sergei Bubka sets a world pole vault record for the 35th time in his career at a meet in Sestriere, Italy...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 1, 2015

...hero. You probably don't know his name, and you probably can't pronounce it, but Abduljaleel Alarbash is a hero. The Wichita State University student was working at a mosque in Saudi Arabia when he noticed someone dressed all in black attempting to...


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