Shockers sweep season series with SMU

DALLAS (AP) -- Markis McDuffie had 15 points and nine rebounds as Wichita State defeated SMU 67-55 on Sunday.

   Dexter Dennis had 12 points and eight rebounds for Wichita State (15-13, 8-8 American Athletic Conference). Jamarius Burton added 10 points. Erik Stevenson had six assists for the visitors.

   Feron Hunt had 14 points for the Mustangs (13-15, 5-11). Jahmal McMurray added 13 points. Ethan Chargois had 13 points and eight rebounds.

   The Shockers improve to 2-0 against the Mustangs on the season. Wichita State defeated SMU 85-83 on Jan. 30. Wichita State plays East Carolina at home on Tuesday. SMU matches up against Houston on the road on Thursday.
 

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    Soldiers return home to surprise daughters at Maize schools

    A solider returned home to surprise his daughter at Maize High School on Wednesday. But it gets better. Another solder surprised his daughter at the same high school and then another daughter at Maize Middle School. 

    A solider returned home to surprise his daughter at Maize High School on Wednesday. But it gets better. Another solder surprised his daughter at the same high school and then another daughter at Maize Middle School. 

  • Growing pains hit Maize Schools

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    Middle school students eat lunch in a crowded cafeteria at Maize Middle School on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.  The district says this school will be full next year at the current pace of growth.Middle school students eat lunch in a crowded cafeteria at Maize Middle School on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The district says this school will be full next year at the current pace of growth.
    Middle school students eat lunch in a crowded cafeteria at Maize Middle School on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.  The district says this school will be full next year at the current pace of growth.Middle school students eat lunch in a crowded cafeteria at Maize Middle School on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The district says this school will be full next year at the current pace of growth.

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    "You can't drive up and down Maize Road for very long and not notice the district is growing," said Brandt Wilson, whose children attend the Maize Public Schools. One Kansas school district is growing nearly twice as fast as expected, but expanding isn't as simple as asking parents for permission to build new schools. 

  • Ruling allows lawsuit over rapes at K-State fraternity houses

    Ruling allows lawsuit over rapes at K-State fraternity houses

    A federal appeals court is refusing to toss out a lawsuit filed by two female students alleging Kansas State University refused to investigate their rapes and other sex assaults at off-campus fraternity houses. 

    A federal appeals court is refusing to toss out a lawsuit filed by two female students alleging Kansas State University refused to investigate their rapes and other sex assaults at off-campus fraternity houses. 

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