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Extra shuttle stops added for home games

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Wichita State basketball fans lost 780 parking spots this season with the construction of the new dormitory off Perimeter Road, pushing patrons farther away from Charles Koch Arena.To compensate, the athletic department worke...

A fan’s guide to basic basketball terminology

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Basketball fans populated Koch Arena long before Wichita State made it anywhere during March Madness, but since last year’s Final Four run, the stands are sure to be even more packed than usual.For those of you who are baske...

The many faces of Wu

The many faces of Wu

November 13, 2013

Women’s team prepares with help of volunteers

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Losing against girls is part of Wichita State student Kamaui Thompson’s job.He is a member of the WSU women’s basketball practice squad.“It’s kind of funny, you never would think a girl could get so aggressive,” Thompson...

Memories of Final Four spur hopeful future successes

Column

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

It’s hard to believe that the men’s basketball team’s run to the Final Four was seven months ago.It seems like only yesterday I was working my old shift at the Andover YMCA and checking on the trash container in front of t...

Nick Wiggins: Shocker basketball star comes from a line of supreme athletes

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Wichita State’s new recruit Darius Carter, a relative of NBA superstar Lebron James, isn’t the only bloodline running through WSU containing traces of hoop royalty.It’s likely most college basketball fans have heard the name And...

Game night etiquette

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Due to such a successful season last year, the Wichita State Shockers basketball teams have started receiving national attention. With all of America watching, it is imperative that every fan in Shocker Nation conducts him or he...

Player Shaquille Morris balances commitments

Team Player Danielle Prewitt

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Freshman Shaquille Morris is far from an ordinary college student. As a member of the men’s basketball team, he spends his days practicing, studying and — practicing.Juggling basketball, classes, homework and everyday life for ...

Behind Wu: A life misunderstood

Team Player

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Julia Morgan encountered raised eyebrows and confused faces as she tried explaining WuShock to outsiders during her trip to Atlanta for the Final Four game last April.“Anybody that wasn’t Wichita State had no idea what Wu...

Replica jerseys highlight new basketball merchandise

Team Player Alex Perry

November 13, 2013

Filed under Basketball Guide

Last season may have been the greatest in the history of Wichita State men’s basketball, but hard work happened on and off the court.With the university and the city of Wichita in an adrenaline-fueled basketball frenzy, demand for bas...