WSU Men's Basketball http://kmuw.org en Harlem Globetrotters Select Nick Wiggins In 2014 Player Draft http://kmuw.org/post/harlem-globetrotters-select-nick-wiggins-2014-player-draft <p>The world famous Harlem Globetrotters held their eighth annual player draft Tuesday, and Wichita State’s own Nick Wiggins is on the list. KMUWs Abigail Wilson has more…</p><p></p><p>Nick Wiggins, a 6’ 6” guard who helped lead Wichita State basketball to the two greatest seasons in the school’s history has been chosen as a draftee for the Harlem Globetrotters.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Abigail Wilson 36464 at http://kmuw.org We've Beat Everyone, Man! http://kmuw.org/post/weve-beat-everyone-man <p></p><p>With apologies to Johnny Cash and Hank Snow:</p><p>We’ve beat everyone, man, we’ve beat everyone, man</p><p>Made the Roundhouse roar, man</p><p>Took it to their door, man</p><p>Mopped ‘em off the floor, man, we’ve beat everyone!</p><p>We’ve beat Illinois State and Bradley and Drake</p><p>Loyola, Evansville and Indiana State</p><p>UNI and SIU and Tennessee and ORU</p><p>Alabama, Davidson – Hey, we really had some fun!</p><p>Tennessee State, Tulsa, William &amp; Mary and DePaul</p><p>North Carolina Central – They all took a fall!</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 31438 at http://kmuw.org We've Beat Everyone, Man! Crowson Cartoon: SHOCK TREK http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-shock-trek <p></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:22:09 +0000 Richard Crowson 30983 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: SHOCK TREK Top Morning News 4.8.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-4813 <p><em>University of Kansas Medical Center to start stem cell research; Lawmakers pass bill to reduce telecom regulations; Opponents see abortion bill as a new threat to choice in Kansas.</em></p><p><strong>Kan. Lawmakers Approve Adult Stem Cell Center</strong></p><p>Kansas lawmakers have approved a bill that would require the University of Kansas Medical Center to start a center to promote research and use of adult stem cells, cord blood and related stem cell therapies.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 11:12:23 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 15319 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 4.8.13 WSU Shockers: 'Watch Us Believe' http://kmuw.org/post/wsu-shockers-watch-us-believe <p></p><p>Wichita State Athletic Director Eric Sexton sits in his spacious office on the second floor of Koch Arena on the Tuesday after he watched the Wichita State men's basketball team earn its first trip to the Final Four in 48 years. But while he's clearly happy about the achievement, he also makes sure to mention that this is a place that Shocker basketball has been before.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Fletcher Powell 15138 at http://kmuw.org WSU Shockers: 'Watch Us Believe' Top Morning News 4.1.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-4113 <p><em>Lawmakers look for final push as the 2013 legislative session winds down; Officials blame short revenue on Feds;&nbsp;KanCare selection period ends on Thursday.</em></p><p><strong>Kansas GOP Leaders Eye Final Push On Budget, Taxes</strong></p><p>Kansas legislators are returning from a long weekend Monday determined to push through tax legislation, the next state budget, and every other bill of any significance in just five days.</p><p>Republicans leaders have pledged that lawmakers will finish almost all of the year's work by Friday.</p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 10:35:20 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 14993 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 4.1.13 WSU Not Satisfied With Elite 8 http://kmuw.org/post/wsu-not-satisfied-elite-8 <p>Malcolm Armstead and his Wichita State teammates told each other they could be a Final Four team last summer.<br><br>Now the Shockers are one win away from a place the program hasn't been since 1965.<br><br>They rolled past La Salle 72-58 in the West Regional semifinals on Thursday night. Next up is No. 2 seed Ohio State in Saturday's regional final.<br><br>"It's a big game and I am feeling another upset," reserve guard Nick Wiggins said. "We belong here."<br> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:48:40 +0000 Associated Press 14910 at http://kmuw.org WSU Not Satisfied With Elite 8