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Chiefs hang on to defeat New Orleans 27-21

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes in another efficient outing, Daniel Sorensen returned an interception of Drew Brees for another touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs held off the mistake-prone New Orleans


Northwest soccer falls on senior day to Washburn 2-0

The Northwest Missouri State soccer team falls to Washburn in Sunday’s Senior Day match, 2-­0. Northwest falls to 4-­10-­1 overall and 2-­7 in MIAA play. The Ichabods improve to 9-­6-­1 and 5­-4 in conference action. The three


Griffons come up short at Fort Hays State 35-27

HAYS, Kan. – The Missouri Western football team lost its second straight game, 35-27, Saturday afternoon at Fort Hays State. The loss snapped an 11-game winning streak over Fort Hays State for the Griffons and dropped Missouri


K-State holds on to beat Texas 24-21

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The only thing consistent about Kansas State this season has been Bill Snyder’s postgame message. One that laments the Wildcats’ inconsistency. Their yin-and-yang was on display once more on Saturday in a 24-21