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Chip Rouse

Staff Writer

Chip Rouse has spent over 40 years working in and with the news media. A journalist by training and a graduate of the University of Kansas, Rouse has worked as a senior corporate communications executive and consultant for over 30 years. In addition, he has served as editor-in-chief of a leading trade publication for the motion picture industry, as a daily newspaper reporter and in radio and TV. His real passion, however, is sports. A Kansas City native, Rouse has avidly followed and written about and for the Kansas City sports community since his teenage years, a span of almost 50 years.

MOST RECENT POSTS

K-State closing in on BCS Championship shot

Kansas State was content just staying atop the Big 12 football standings, but now the Wildcats are in prime position to have a better than good shot to become national champions. All they need to...

Clint Bowyer hopes for home track advantage

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Clint Bowyer would like nothing better than to back up his win last weekend at Charlotte with his first win at his home track, Kansas Speedway, on Sunday.

Can K-State pull off another top-25 road upset?

Every Friday throughout the college football season, SB Nation staff writer Chip Rouse spotlights one game as the Big 12 Game of the Week and takes a close look at the strengths and weaknesses of...

Bowyer rides fumes to Charlotte win; Kansas next

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It worked out nicely for Clint Bowyer, conserving just enough fuel to claim victory at Charlotte and providing a momentum boost as the Sprint Cup Chase contenders head to Kansas and Bowyer's...

Kansas State controls its own destiny with 6 to go

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Kansas State is on top looking down at the rest of the Big 12 as the Wildcats get ready for their biggest test of the year at West Virginia on Saturday.

Red River Rivalry win will go to best defense

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It's Red River Rivalry week, which means Oklahoma vs. Texas at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas. Usually this bitter slugfest goes a long way toward deciding the Big 12 championship. This year it will...

Clint Bowyer's 'Chase' run needs to throttle up

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Kansas native Clint Bowyer is in fifth place in the 2012 Chase for the Cup standings, but he is going to have to turn it up a notch or two if wants to be sitting on top at the end.

Collin vs. Geno Smith is a must-see event

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A possible national championship, conference crown and Heisman Trophy is at stake on Oct. 20 when two of the best quarterbacks in the country, Collin Klein of Kansas State and West Virginia's Geno...

Accolades continue coming in for West Virginia

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It's not surprising that the Big 12 Players of the Week all came from the Big 12 Game of the Week: West Virginia vs. Texas.

Kansas State-West Virginia just two weeks off

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Kansas State and West Virginia currently share the Big 12 lead, but in two weeks one will stand alone atop the conference standings.

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