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  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Riley County girls win Hays tournament

    At Hays, the Riley County girls won the Hays Shootout Saturday with a dominant win over the Great Bend Panthers in the championship game, 74-53. The Falcons led 22-8 after the first quarter and led by 33 points heading into the fourth quarter before calling off

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Pike Valley 42, Blue Valley-Randolph 25

    At Randolph, the Rams lost to Pike Valley on Saturday, capping a tough three-game stretch at home this weekend. Individual scoring was not available. Blue Valley hosts Linn on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Riley County 80, Colby 75

    At Hays, the Riley County boys won the seventh-place game at the Hays Shootout to cap its weekend with a victory after a pair of losses to open the season. Trace Nelson scored 30 points, making a trio of 3s and finishing 9 of 12 from the free-throw

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Blue Valley-Randolph 55, Pike Valley 49

    At Randolph, the Rams got their first win of the season on Saturday, defeating Pike Valley in a game that saw Blue Valley take an early lead only to relinquish it by halftime, trailing 29-25 at the break. But the Rams retook the lead in

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | December 09, 2013

    Jellison: December important for K-State

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    Let’s be honest, November was basically a disaster for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. Thomas Gipson was hurt from the start, and the Wildcats struggled to find any sort of identity in losing their opening game to Northern Colorado. Then, looking to

  • Football | December 09, 2013

    Thomas leads Dolphins in win over Steelers

    Between position battles at running back and injuries throughout his career, Miami running back Daniel Thomas hasn’t always had it easy during his NFL career. Despite still being listed as probable for an ankle injury, Thomas showed what made him one of Kansas State’

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    MCC men split games

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team split a pair of weekend games in Nebraska. The Crusaders defeated Grace University on Friday night, 59-56, before falling to Bellevue University, 95-59, on Saturday. Friday’s game against Grace was a region contest for the Crusaders

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    MCC women rout Grace

    The third-ranked MCC women (6-2) rolled over Grace University, 92-39, Friday in Omaha. Manhattan scored the first 13 points of the game to force a Grace timeout. From there, MCC extended its lead to 18-2 before taking a 40-16 halftime lead. The Crusaders scored the first 13

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Manhattan Wildcats win tournament

    The Manhattan Wildcats 6th grade boys basketball team took first place in the Abilene Invitational Tournament this past weekend. In pool play the Wildcats defeated the Beloit Blazers 47-44, the Salina Dawgs 45-33, and the Cardinal Crew 40-33. In the championship game they defeated the

  • Football | December 08, 2013

    Wildcats to play Michigan in Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

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    After a wild final weekend, the wait is finally over. Kansas State is headed back to the desert to play the Big Ten’s Michigan Wolverines in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 28 at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz. Just 72 hours ago


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