The Presidents and Chancellors of the SEC voted unanimously to invite Texas and Oklahoma into the conference. The two schools will join the Southeastern Conference effective July 1, 2025 and will compete in all sports for the 2025-26 academic year.
ESPN responded Thursday to the Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby’s accusations of attempting to destabilize his beleaguered conference by saying it has engaged in no wrongful conduct and “there is nothing to cease and desist.”
The Big 12 Conference Executive Committee held a meeting with Presidents from the University of Oklahoma and the University of Texas to discuss proposals to “strengthen the conference and be mutually beneficial to OU and UT.”
A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed to the AP on Wednesday night there have been discussions between Texas and Oklahoma and SEC officials about switching conferences, but no formal invitations have been extended.
Kansas City Royals prospects Nick Pratto and Bobby Witt Jr. have both been promoted to Triple-A Omaha, the club announced on Sunday. Both had spent the first part of the season with Kansas City’s Double-A affiliate, Northwest Arkansas.
Kansas State pitcher Jordan Wicks became the first Wildcat to be selected in the first round of the MLB Draft. He was picked 21st overall by the Chicago Cubs. The star pitcher now prepares to take the mound in the majors.
A former University of Kansas football player says the university offered him more than $50,000 in benefits if he left the program and stayed quiet about harassment he experienced from four other players on the team.
Canady was named to the Maxpreps First-Team All-American team. Canady was recently named the Kansas Gatorade Softball Player of the Year. She was a leading member of the Trojans undefeated, State Championship winning team.
NCAA rule changes allow college athletes to now profit of their name, image and likeness. Athletic Directors from Kansas State and Emporia State gave their thoughts about what will happen next in college sports.
Jarrod Dyson capped a 10-pitch at-bat with a tiebreaking, two-run double in a three-run third inning off Nathan Eovaldi, and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Sunday for their first series win in nearly three weeks.
A 12-team playoff would include the six highest-ranked conference champions in major college football, plus six at-large selections, a person familiar with announcement told The Associated Press on Thursday.
The offensive line that the Kansas City Chiefs aggressively overhauled this offseason has taken a hit with a knee injury to veteran Kyle Long during voluntary workouts that could require surgery and keep him out of training camp.
The announcement comes after a pair of Black players filed a civil rights lawsuit over the practice, medical experts raised concerns and a group of NFL families last month dropped 50,000 petitions at the federal courthouse in Philadelphia.
Trainer Bob Baffert has been suspended for two years by Churchill Downs after an additional drug test of Medina Spirit confirmed the presence of the steroid betamethasone in the Kentucky Derby winner's system.