Missouri lawmakers are considering expanding a bill that would add sports officials as “special victims” when it comes to increasing criminal penalties for people convicted of assaulting a referee or official.
Kansas State has built a sterling reputation among local football players over the years. So much so that at least six members of the class of 2018 from the Kansas City area decided to forego upfront scholarships for a chance to earn one at K-State.
Kansas basketball made an offer to Oak Park 2018 wing Ochai Agbaji on Saturday. Agbaji, who also has offers from Nebraska, Wisconsin, Oregon, Oregon State, Texas A&M and Oklahoma State, will announce his decision Thursday.
The top high school football recruit in Kansas City is headed to Clemson. Lee’s Summit West senior Mario Goodrich, a 2018 cornerback, had narrowed his choices to Clemson, Georgia and LSU before signing day.
Lawrence Free State point guard Garrett Luinstra has decided to accept a preferred walk-on spot at the University of Kansas, where his father, Brian Luinstra, studied to become an athletic trainer. He died in the 2001 Oklahoma State men’s basketball plane crash.
During a basketball tournament in Tina, Mo., Tori Adams of Northwestern High School was left to cheer all alone after her other teammates were out sick. Hardin-Central High School's cheer squad then invited her to join with them instead.