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  • Football | December 08, 2013

    Wild weekend muddies Cats’ bowl picture

    Just 48 hours ago, Kansas State looked like it would more than likely be headed to the Holiday Bowl in San Diego. But after two days of college football upsets, Wildcat fans might not know where they’re headed until tonight at 7:30. With Northern Illinois’ loss

  • Women's Basketball | December 08, 2013

    Reserves lead Cats to blowout win

    Kansas State coach Deb Patterson understands how difficult it is to win without a deep bench. After Saturday, Grambling State also understands that challenge. (s State freshman point guard Kindred Wesemann drives past Grambling State’s Dominique Patrick on Saturday afternoon at Bramlage Coliseum. The

  • Local | December 08, 2013

    Donated fire truck completes its journey to Zambia

    It took one year, a hundred thousand bucks and a slow boat to Africa. Yes, it was that long ago when Colin Noble decided to buy a used fire truck auctioned off by the City of Manhattan - hoping to donate it to the people

  • Columns | December 08, 2013

    Cameron: Royals unable to snag Beltran, but still have options

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Royals fans first were disappointed on Friday night. Then they got angry. The news that caused all the fuss was veteran outfielder Carlos Beltran agreeing to a 3-year, $45 million contract with the New York Yankees. All by itself, Beltran to the Yanks

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Lanie Page leads Wamego to win

    At Holton, Wamego junior Lanie Page scored 25 points as the Red Raiders won their second game of the season, beating Holton, 45-34. It was a closer game than Thursday’s rout of Rossville, as Holton trailed 10-8 after the first quarter, and just 18-14 at

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Riley County 60, Newton 30

    At Hays, the Falcons secured their spot in the Hays City Shootout championship game with a 60-30 win over Newton. Taylor Oliver scored 12 points on four 3-pointers, while Katelyn Thomson scored 11 points and hit a pair of 3-pointers. The Falcons led 13-5 after the first

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Valley Heights 58, Blue Rapids 41

    At Blue Rapids, Brandi Roepke scored 27 points as Valley Heights beat Centralia on Friday, 58-41. Roepke made 12 baskets, including a 3-pointer, while teammate Sidney Blackburn scored 17 points. The Mustangs led 13-11 after the first quarter, but used a big second quarter to lead 34-23 at

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Clay Center 38, Rock Creek 25

    At Flush, Clay Center held Rock Creek to less than 10 points in three of the four quarters in a 38-25 win. Clay Center led 8-3 after the first quarter and 20-7 going into the locker rooms at intermission. The Mustangs had their best showing in

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Clifton-Clyde 51, Blue Valley-Randolph 34

    At Randolph, Blue Valley lost its second straight game on Friday, falling to Clifton-Clyde, 51-34. The Rams fell behind 27-15 at halftime and managed just another 19 points in the second half. Clifton-Clyde scored 24 points in the second half as it eased to the road win.

  • Area Schools | December 08, 2013

    Valley Heights 60, Centralia 40

    At Blue Rapids, Charles Musil scored 14 and Derek Trimble added 12 points in a 60-40 win over Centralia. Valley Heights led the game 15-9 after the first quarter, and 26-23 going into the break. The Mustangs created a little distance between them and Centralia in the

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