LARNED - By now most everybody who is a college basketball fan has heard about Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart shoving a Texas Tech fan in the stands last weekend.
Great Bend will be hosting the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) softball and baseball tournaments for the first time from April 28 through May 4.
LARNED - There is a parallel of sorts between the Larned vs. Great Bend boys basketball game on January 28, and the Super Bowl featuring Denver and Seattle, played this past Sunday.
LARNED - Just in case you've been buried in a cave somewhere and missed the media hype, today is Super Bowl 48.
LARNED - Last week the University of Kansas announced plans for a $17.5 million apartment complex that will house 32 KU men's and women's basketball players and 34 other students.
LARNED - Dennan Morrow is on a fast track to a coaching position at a big-time college basketball program.
LARNED - Can it be any better than this?
LARNED - There is nothing like the sports world for giving out awards.
DEAR SANTA - We Longhorns football fans have suffered enough! 8-4 this year. AGAIN!
The Great Bend Knights of Columbus Council 862 will sponsor a free-throw contest for those 10-14 years old from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 5., at the Holy Family Parish Center, 4100 Broadway in Great Bend.
LARNED - The upcoming college football bowl season is the end of an era. Thank goodness, or Santa Claus or whomever!
The Great Bend Middle School wrestling team traveled to Salina on Saturday for three duals.
Hoisington High School (HHS) 76.00 Lincoln High School (LHS) 6.00
Thursday January 15th at GBMS
Lyles Lashley has received an unbelievable amount of coaching honors in his nearly 20-year career. The most prestigious of them came when he was chosen to be a member of the most recent class to the National Junior College Athletic Association Track and Field Hall of Fame released this past week. He was one of eight people to earn the honor and the only coach in the group.