LARNED - It's not as important as what's happening in the Ukraine, but that was quite a flap in the Atlantic Coast Conference when new-member Syracuse's Jim Boeheim went ballistic and ran onto the court protesting a key charging call during the Orange's 66-60 loss at Duke over the weekend.
For Jason Parr, his quest to complete the 2014 Boston Marathon is a calling, inspired by the story of a courageous father-son duo.
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.
Central Kansas Roller Girls are starting their 2nd season and need recruits. Those interested should meet at 7 p.m. on Jan 19, at Skateland, 3101 N Lorraine in Hutchinson. No skating skills needed. Everything will be taught. For more info go to www.facebook.com/CKRollerGirls.