Category Archives: Local Sports

Jayhawks get revenge in Sunflower Showdown rematch

LAWRENCE (KSNT) – KU reigned victorious in the second men’s basketball Sunflower Showdown of the season. Kansas beat Kansas State 90-78 in Allen Fieldhouse. The Sunflower Showdown rematch started how many would expect a No. 7 vs. No. 8 matchup to go. The two teams traded scoring for the first four minutes, but back-to-back shots…MORE

Kansas City Chiefs show off white jerseys for Super Bowl LVII

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Could the Kansas City Chiefs could be breaking out their white-on-white uniforms once again this season? The Chiefs have already confirmed one half of the fan-favorite uniform combination. In a tweet Tuesday, the team shared a video with the caption, “Just a preview.” In the video, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes can…MORE

Manhattan High’s Dre Delort commits to K-State

MANHATTAN, KS. (KSNT) – Manhattan High School’s Dre Delort is staying home. The 5-foot-10 defensive back announced on Tuesday he has committed to play football at Kansas State. Delort was a crucial part of Manhattan’s undefeated season, which concluded with a 6A state title. The soon to be MHS grad is in the Class of…MORE

KU Football opens season with a Thursday night home game

LAWRENCE (KSNT) – The 2023 football schedule is out for the Kansas Jayhawks, coming off the most successful season in 15 years. The first home game is slated for Aug. 31, a Thursday night, against Missouri State at 7 p.m. This marks the third year KU will open its season on a weeknight, but the…MORE

K-State releases 2023 football schedule

MANHATTAN (KSNT) – Kansas State University has released its 2023 football schedule on Tuesday. The 2023 K-State football season will kick off with two home games in Manhattan against Southeast Missouri on Sept. 2 and Troy on Sept. 9 before the Wildcats hit the road to face off against Missouri in Columbia on Sept. 16,…MORE

Jalen Wilson named to Wooden Award late season watch list

LAWRENCE (KSNT)- Kansas forward Jalen Wilson is earning national attention. Wilson, a redshirt junior, is now on the Top 20 watch list for the Wooden Award. The Wooden Award is given out annually to the ‘Outstanding collegiate basketball Player of the Year.’ Wilson is averaging a Big 12 leading 21.4 points per game, a mark…MORE

Two Wildcat basketball players named to Wooden Award late season watch list

MANHATTAN, KS. (KSNT) – Markquis Nowell and Keyontae Johnson are on their way to becoming household names for college basketball fans. The duo of Wildcat ballers were named to the Wooden Award late season Top 20 watch list. The award is given annually to college basketball’s most outstanding player. Nowell, a senior point guard, is…MORE

ESU volleyball welcomes new head coach

EMPORIA, Kan. (KSNT) – Ken Murczek has been named the new head coach of Emporia State women’s volleyball, ESU Athletics announced Monday. He is now the eighth head volleyball coach in the history of the program. Murczek comes from a decorated coaching background, including experiences as both a head coach and an assistant coach. The…MORE

In-studio guests: Flanders and Manbeck talk Wildcat hoops on K-Nation

In-studio guests: Flanders and Manbeck talk Wildcat hoops on K-Nation

MANHATTAN, KS. (KSNT) – It’s an exciting time for Wildcat basketball. 3Maw’s Cole Manbeck and On3’s Grant Flanders can confirm that. Flanders joined K-Nation in-studio on Jan. 29 to talk about Wildcat hoops. Flanders works for On3 Sports and K-State Online as an associate producer and analyst. Flanders says Jerome Tang’s charisma and impressive leadership…MORE