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Rock Chalk Jayhawk Frank Mason Wins the John R. Wooden Award

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Chalk up another one. Frank Mason III  has already won the Associated Press player of the year award, the Naismith Trophy , the Oscar Robertson Trophy  and the National Association of Basketball Coaches player of the year award. Friday night he completed the award season sweep of prestigious NCAA awards with the grand-daddy of them all.  Now, Mason can dust off a spot for the …

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Kelsey Plum Ends College Career with Prestigious Honors

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Kelsey Plum just ran a “Boston” on the NCAA Women’s Basketball season. In the popular card came Spades when a team wins every book in a hand it’s called running a Boston. Friday night Plum added the John Wooden Award to the trophy case to finish off her illustrious collegiate career in style. The winner for both the women and …

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Itty Bitty Comes up BIG in Semi-Final Overtime

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

One shot. One shot, that can bring down Goliath.  One shot ends a NCAA Championship run, one shot ends a mind-boggling streak.  One shot puts your team into the NCAA Championship game.  If someone told you one person made that ONE SHOT as time expired who would you say it was, Jordan, Kobe, Curry, Magic, Bird? Those are all great …

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Mississippi State Takes on UConn in a David vs. Goliath Battle

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Mississippi St takes on defending champ UConn and their 111-win streak at 9;30 CST from Dallas in the second game of the women’s Final Four.  Most people already have UConn pouring champagne, or sparkling cider, in the locker room Sunday night. Not so fast.  Just last weekend the experts started breaking down the Final Four matchup between Baylor and UConn …

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Stanford vs. South Carolina Preview

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

No. 2 Stanford vs No. 1 South Carolina It’s a good year to be a ball player in a South Carolina Gamecock uniform. Both the men and women’s basketball teams have played their way into the Final Four. Forget the luck of the Irish, 2017 is all about the luck of the Gamecock. In 2016, it was Syracuse earning a …

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Women’s Elite Eight OKC Regional Preview: Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Baylor Bears

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

“[Mississippi State plays] in a conference where they’ve seen the bigs before in South Carolina,” Baylor coach Kim Mulkey said. “They’re big themselves. It’s going to make for a great Elite Eight game.” Sunday’s meeting with No. 2 Mississippi State (32-4, 13-3 SEC), will be the eighth trip to the Elite Eight for Mulkey and the Lady Bears since she started …

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March Madness Weekend One Recap

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

The tournament might have gotten off to a slow start on Thursday, however, by Saturday it was safe to say that everyone’s bracket got busted.  Villanova, Louisville, and Duke all saw their seasons end abruptly.  All of the teams have been cut from 64 down to the Sweet 16.  Here is a look at some of the biggest moments from …

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Will Villanova Go Back to Back?

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

Villanova’s title run last year was nothing short of amazing. The last second shot by Kris Jenkins to win the game was one of the most memorable sports moments in recent history.  It was a long time coming for Jay Wright and his team after early exits the previous two seasons.  Many wondered if Nova would be able to find the …

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Revealing Texts Show How Out of Control the Baylor Football Program Was

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

As if the disturbing information about numerous alleged sexual assaults and other crimes committed by multiple football players was not enough, TMZ got a hold of text messages from former head coach Art Briles.  The nasty truth about Baylor’s football program came to light and almost anyone associated with the football program was let go. In a lawsuit involving former …

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USC Kicks off Signing Day with Commit from LB Levi Jones

In College Sports by Dylan Walker

On ESPN networks eleven players will be making their college choice picks.  There was supposed to be twelve, but because of being cited for marijuana possession during his visit to Ohio State a few weeks ago, receiver James Robinson will not make his pick on national signing day. Linebacker Levi Jones, the 65th-ranked player in the ESPN 300, kicked off national signing …