After leading the nation in scoring for the season, Friends University guard Joe Mitchell has been named to the NAIA Division II All-Star team.
The Wichita State Shockers are already in St. Louis and Thursday afternoon, seven bus loads of fans will join them.
Wichita State’s Gregg Marshall was named MVC Coach of the Year Thursday at a lunch in St. Louis.
The last school to go unbeaten in the regular season, St. Joseph’s in 2004, lost its first game in the Atlantic 10 tournament by 20 points to Xavier.
Wichita State’s Cleanthony Early, Fred Van Vleet and Ron Baker named to All-Missouri Valley First Team.
Joel Embiid will sit out the final two regular-season games for No. 8 Kansas so that he can rest a lower back strain that has already caused him to miss a game, and it’s possible the freshman center could be out through the Big 12 tournament.
Marcus Smart and Phil Forte gave the home fans a memorable final look at a special connection.
Wichita St. is still ranked No. 2 in the AP poll out Monday.
In the second annual Swim To A Wish event put on by the Campus High School boys’ swim and dive team, the event got a major boost from an anonymous donor.
From beginning to end the Wichita Wild looked like defending league champions, winning 62-10.
The students aren’t the only ones excited for the final game of the regular season. There’s a significant increase in national media.
Kansas coach Bill Self believes that unbeaten Wichita State deserves a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
Wichita State men’s basketball coach Gregg Marshall thanked fans Wednesday morning.
Naadir Tharpe had 19 points to lead five Kansas players in double figures, and the fifth-ranked Jayhawks held off Oklahoma 83-75 on Monday night to wrap up a share of their 10th consecutive Big 12 championship.
Wichita State is No. 2 in AP top 25 out Monday.