Lawrence Free State tops SM East in overtime

After clawing back to tie Lawrence Free State in regulation, Shawnee Mission East ran out of gas in overtime Friday night, losing 17-10 and in the process allowed the Firebirds to tie the Lancers atop the Sunflower League.

Andre Maloney’s last hours spent bringing people together

Andre Maloney, who died Friday evening, spent his final hours bringing people together. They honored and paid tribute to the 17-year-old student and athlete from Shawnee Mission West whom most didn’t know personally. But as the news grew more disbelieving dire on Friday the grief and sorrow crossed so many communities, including at KU, where Maloney had committed to play next season.