fall to Cowley
HESSTON — The Hesston College men's basketball team fell to Cowley College 108-68 Friday at Yost Center in Hesston.
Cowley improves to 3-2, while Hesston falls to 0-6.
Scoring details were not available at deadline.
Hesston hosts the Friends junior varsity at 6 p.m. Monday.
WICHITA — Leading 4-3 after two periods, the Wichita Thunder gave up four goals in the third period, falling to the Tulsa Oilers 7-4 Friday in Central Hockey League play at Intrust Bank Arena.
Wichita led 3-0 after the first period.
Brandon Coccimiglio scored two goals with an assist for the Oilers. Kyle Bochek scored a goal with two assists. Todd Robinson and Michael Beausoleil each scored a goal with an assist. Eric Tallent and Ryan Cramer each added a goal.
For Wichita, Andrew Martens scored two goals. Nick McParland scored a goal with an assist. R.G. Flath added a goal. Jesse Dudas and Thomas Beauregard each had two assists.
Tulsa outshot Wichita 31-29. Tulsa starting goalkeeper Ross MacKinnon allowed three goals on eight shots. Shane Madolora had 20 saves. Taylor Nelson had 23 saves for Wichita in the loss. Torrie Jung had one save.
Tulsa is 5-6-2. Wichita is 2-8-3. The two teams meet again at 7:05 p.m. today at Intrust Bank Arena.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cliff Alexander of Chicago's Curie High School, one of the nation's top recruits, says he's headed to Kansas.
The 6-foot-9 Alexander revealed his decision Friday during a ceremony at his school that was televised by ESPNU. He chose the Jayhawks over Illinois, DePaul and Memphis and teased the Fighting Illini during his announcement.
He said, "After careful consideration, I have decided to continue my education at the University of ..." — he then paused to pick up an Illinois cap and put it back down before grabbing a Kansas — before finishing, "Kansas."
Alexander led Curie to the Illinois Class 4A sectional semifinal before losing to Whitney Young and star center Jahlil Okafor, who verbally committed to Duke moments before Alexander's announcement.
Kansas Prep Playoffs
By the Associated Press
Derby 55, Manhattan 20
Garden City 35, Wichita Heights 28
Olathe North 22, Lawrence Free State 18
SM East 20, Olathe East 13
Blue Valley Stilwell 38, Mill Valley 0
BV West 38, Bishop Miege 24
Kapaun Mount Carmel 44, Salina Central 42
Salina South 21, Wichita Bishop Carroll 19
Buhler 27, Topeka Hayden 18
Coffeyville 35, Baldwin 27
Holton 24, Andale 14
Paola 27, KC Piper 21
Beloit 66, Sedgwick 41
Rossville 48, Cherryvale 0
Silver Lake 41, Pittsburg Colgan 7
Centralia 36, Olpe 0
LaCrosse 12, Oakley 7
Lyndon 37, Troy 8
Meade 28, Smith Center 0
8-Man, Division I
Hodgeman County 58, Hoxie 26
Osborne 42, Clifton-Clyde 34
8-Man, Division II
Baileyville-B&B 60, Hanover 14