WSU Men's Basketball

5:00 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Harlem Globetrotters Select Nick Wiggins In 2014 Player Draft

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…

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.

Read more
5:00 am
Fri March 14, 2014

We've Beat Everyone, Man!

With apologies to Johnny Cash and Hank Snow:

We’ve beat everyone, man, we’ve beat everyone, man

Made the Roundhouse roar, man

Took it to their door, man

Mopped ‘em off the floor, man, we’ve beat everyone!

We’ve beat Illinois State and Bradley and Drake

Loyola, Evansville and Indiana State

UNI and SIU and Tennessee and ORU

Alabama, Davidson – Hey, we really had some fun!

Tennessee State, Tulsa, William & Mary and DePaul

North Carolina Central – They all took a fall!

Read more
9:22 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Crowson Cartoon: SHOCK TREK

6:12 am
Mon April 8, 2013

Top Morning News 4.8.13

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.

Kan. Lawmakers Approve Adult Stem Cell Center

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.

Read more
6:00 am
Fri April 5, 2013

WSU Shockers: 'Watch Us Believe'

Gregg Marshall and Carl Hall in Los Angeles, Calif., March 28 - 30.
Jeff Tuttle Wichita State University

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.

Read more
5:35 am
Mon April 1, 2013

Top Morning News 4.1.13

Lawmakers look for final push as the 2013 legislative session winds down; Officials blame short revenue on Feds; KanCare selection period ends on Thursday.

Kansas GOP Leaders Eye Final Push On Budget, Taxes

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.

Republicans leaders have pledged that lawmakers will finish almost all of the year's work by Friday.

Read more
Men's Basketball
8:48 am
Fri March 29, 2013

WSU Not Satisfied With Elite 8

Shockers are one win away from a place the program hasn't been since 1965.
Credit Jeff Tuttle / Wichita State University

Malcolm Armstead and his Wichita State teammates told each other they could be a Final Four team last summer.

Now the Shockers are one win away from a place the program hasn't been since 1965.

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.

"It's a big game and I am feeling another upset," reserve guard Nick Wiggins said. "We belong here."

Read more