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    Michael Beasley down to perhaps final chance at NBA stardom

    The experience is hardly something for anyone to brag about, let alone a 26-year-old man.
    Try telling that to Miami Heat forward Michael Beasley. He was all smiles when discussing a recent coming of age,

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    Top seed Cowgirls play Ottawa Friday


    TOPEKA — Striving to win at the state level, the Abilene Cowgirls grabbed the number one seed of the Topeka Hayden Class 4A-I sub-state basketball tournament beginning Friday.
    Abilene (15-5) will

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    Cowboys draw second seed play Wamego for third time


    TOPEKA — Of the three teams Abilene might face in the 4A sub-state tournament at Hayden High School, the Cowboys drew a very familiar foe in the first round.
    With seeding announced Saturday, Abilene

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    Bennington ends Solomon's season


    SOLOMON — The Bennington Bulldogs got revenge against the Solomon Gorillas for the 53-50 loss it suffered in the Solomon gym in late February.
    The third meeting of the two schools this season resulted

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    Abilene takes fourth at State


    SALINA — The second day at the Class 4A State Wrestling Tournament didn’t turn out to be too friendly to the Abilene Cowboys.
    Abilene qualified nine wrestlers at the Hays 4A Regional Tournament

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    Michael Beasley down to perhaps final chance at NBA stardom

    The experience is hardly something for anyone to brag about, let alone a 26-year-old man.
    Try telling that to Miami Heat forward Michael Beasley. He was all smiles when discussing a recent coming of age,

    Cities vie for future CFP title game

    Bids to become the host city for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 College Football Playoff are heating up, and as many as seven cities are getting consideration.
    ESPN reported Atlanta, Charlotte, Jacksonville,

    Kansas holds off W. Virginia in OT, 76-69

    LAWRENCE —Frank Mason stuck his thumbs in his jersey and popped the white mesh turned toward the student section. Wayne Selden jumped in the air and hugged Kelly Oubre. Moments later, the party

    Chiefs use franchise tag on LB Houston

    The Kansas Chiefs on Monday applied the franchise tag on outside linebacker Justin Houston.
    Houston reportedly might challenge the designation over his classification as a linebacker, arguing that he

    Minnie Minoso’s love of baseball never waned

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — In his first at-bat in a White Sox uniform, on May 1, 1951 at Comiskey Park, Minnie Minoso homered off Yankees pitcher Vic Raschi.
    It was the start of a beautiful relationship

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