It seems more and more draft analysts these days are predicting the Chiefs will take a receiver in the first round of the NFL Draft, and really, that makes a lot of sense to NFL.coms Daniel Jeremiah.
Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe pleaded guilty Wednesday in Riverside Municipal Court to amended charges of defective equipment and littering relating to his Nov. 10 arrest for marijuana possession. The city prosecutor, Amy Ashefford, said Bowe paid $610 in fines.
Kansas State athletics director John Currie is obviously pleased with the direction of the Wildcats’ basketball program under coach Bruce Weber. On Wednesday, he awarded Weber with his second contract extension since he was hired in 2012. Both deals added a year to his contract. His new contract runs through 2019 without an increase in pay.
Women’s basketball player from Las Palmas, Spain, wanted to leave after school fired Deb Patterson as coach, but Romero said the school asked her to wait.
If Frank Haith officially accepts the Tulsa job, MU athletic director Mike Alden doesnt have to worry about firing a man three (or four) years into the job. The school owes him no separation pay and, actually, as part of his contract, Haith would have to pay Mizzou $500,000 for leaving. Alden should use the money as a signing bonus for a better coach.
For the third time in nine years, Missouri athletic director Mike Alden could be putting together a list of candidates to become the Tigers next basketball coach. Here are 10 possible targets. Keep in mind Tennessee also is on the prowl for a new coach.
When Kansas track coach Stanley Redwine and Lindsay Vollmer, the individual NCAA champion in the heptathlon, waited to shake hands with President Obama in March, they experienced the twin feelings of accomplishment and motivation. The defending NCAA champions will take to the track this week for the KU Relays at Rock Chalk Park, the new $39 million facility that also includes new venues for the KU softball and soccer programs.
Montell Cozart will be the man for Kansas. Five days after Cozart earned Offensive MVP honors in the annual spring game, KU coach Charlie Weis officially named him the Jayhawks’ starting quarterback.
Grandview senior Harvey Kendall’s parents were Division II track and field All-Americans. It was only natural that he try to emulate their athletic intensity.
Here are some intriguing high school storylines entering the Kansas Relays track and field meet.