Brandon Martin is the new athletic director at UMKC. His resume and references are remarkable, and his lessons learned are, too. He appears to be a promising fit for a job with numerous challenges as he starts over himself.
Chiefs CEO and Chairman Clark Hunt said the primary reason for moving the KC Chiefs vs LA Rams Monday Night Football game was player safety. But linebacker Reggie Ragland said he would’ve played at Azteca Stadium.
Missouri announced the signing of 2019 recruits Tray Jackson and Mario McKinney on Wednesday and Cuonzo Martin thinks both can add a different dynamic to the Tigers’ offense. Both come from MU pipelines.
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self announced the signing of perimeter players Christian Braun and Issac McBride to national basketball letters-of-intent on Wednesday, the first day of the week-long signing period.
Even in a disappointing football season for the Kansas State Wildcats, it’s hard not to crack a smile when Justin Hughes makes a tackle. The junior linebacker from Tucker, Georgia has become a feel-good story.
The Kansas City Chiefs’ game against the Los Angles Rams on Monday night was moved from Mexico City to Los Angeles, and many national observers believe the NFL made the right move. Here is what they’re saying.
Blue Springs football coach Kelly Donohoe is undergoing cancer treatment before his team plays Rockhurst on Saturday in the Missouri Class 6 state semifinals. He has led the Wildcats to four state championships.
The University of Kansas’ private jet flew west on Tuesday afternoon, landing in Colorado as KU athletic director Jeff Long continued his search for the Jayhawks’ next football coach. Long returned to Lawrence shortly after 10 p.m. on the KU plane, exiting with one other passenger.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes wore a microphone during Sunday’s NFL game against the Cardinals and he had fun conversations with Tyreek Hill, Dee Ford, Dustin Colquitt and other teammates.
Monday’s game between the KC Chiefs and Rams may be a high-scoring affair as two of the NFL’s most prolific offenses will play. NFL Network analyst James Jones said the Rams get the edge based on quarterbacks.
KC Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes played Fortnite on Tuesday, and he was surprised to learn the game had added a new feature: users can buy NFL jersey skins. Mahomes found this out in an unfortunate manner.
The Monday night Chiefs-Rams game had to be moved from Azteca Stadium in Mexico City, and the NFL screwed this situation up and should do something to help inconvenienced fans who were traveling to the game.
Brandon Martin, formerly of California State University Northridge, will become the new athletic director at UMKC, the school will announce on Wednesday. Martin also worked at Oklahoma and played basketball at USC.
Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder is running out of options to improve the Wildcats’ struggling special teams unit. He made personnel changes last week, but injuries may prevent him from making more.