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Nebraska loses on the road at Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nate Mason had 25 points in 28 minutes with his best shooting performance in Big Ten play, Jordan Murphy posted his sixth double-double in the last seven games and Minnesota breezed by Nebraska 88-73

Search committee announced for K-State athletics director

MANHATTAN — Kansas State University President Richard Myers announced Thursday the formation of an eight-member search committee comprised of faculty, students, alumni and athletics representatives that will assist him in selecting the university’s next director of athletics.

High School Basketball Scores – Wednesday, March 1

WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS CLASS 3 BOYS SECTIONAL Maryville 65 Lawson 63 CLASS 3 GIRLS SECTIONAL Trenton 54 Lawson 26 CLASS 2 BOYS SECTIONAL Wellington-Napoleon 50 Mid-Buchanan 42 CLASS 2 GIRLS SECTIONAL Santa Fe 00 Mid-Buchanan 00 THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE

Northwest tennis cruises to 6-1 win over UMKC

The Northwest Missouri State University men’s tennis team defeated UMKC, 6-1, on Wednesday afternoon at Frank Grube Courts in Maryville, Mo. The match was the spring opener for the No. 12 Bearcats who moved to 1-0 on

Kansas City Chiefs release RB Jamaal Charles

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has released running back Jamaal Charles. “On behalf of my family and the entire Kansas City Chiefs team, I’d like to thank Jamaal