- KANSAS SPORTS -
Kansas men's basketball annually plays one of the toughest nonconference schedules in the nation and the 2017-18 slate is no exception. Six of KU's 12 non-league opponents advanced to postseason play in 2016-17.
Mr. Ed says: Why was the basketball schedule released around 5 PM? Seems weird.
Rose, a Detroit native like Jackson, brought up the most promising Kansas basketball talent in the draft during a broadcast of the show he co-hosts, “Jalen & Jacoby.” And Rose did so while discussing whether Boston, owner of the No. 1 overall pick, will draft Fultz, the versatile guard who spent his one-and-done season at Washington, or trade the pick in a move to land an established all-star.
Playing for BC UNICS, a team based in Kazan, Russia, the 33-year-old Langford averaged 21.9 points across 28 regular-season games, the best mark of all EuroLeague players.
“In our review of that case, we have requested some secondary testing from the Kansas Bureau of Investigation. We are waiting on those results,” Cheryl Wright Kunard, assistant to District Attorney Charles Branson, said Thursday in an email response to a Journal-World inquiry.
- COLLEGE SPORTS -
"It's my commitment that once we have signed the youngster, that we're committed to him as long as he behaves himself. I accept a youngster that comes into our program as making a similar commitment with a handshake and obviously a signed piece of paper. I've always said a youngster is free to leave, but I'm not going to release the youngster," Snyder said, via Kansas State's Rivals' site.
Mr. Ed says: This is turning into a PR disaster for K-State.
Keeping the age minimum benefits both the league and the NCAA. Extending the age minimum to 20 can't be the answer, though. If anything, you'll have more players opting for the international route in an effort to make money.
- PROFESSIONAL SPORTS -
In a highlight-filled Game 1, the Warriors broke away from the Cavaliers in the third quarter and finished off a 113-91 victory in Oakland on Thursday night, improving to 13-0 in this year's playoffs.
Air Bud and E-40, among others.
Mr. Ed says: Maybe our very own fizzle406 was available.