Chris Vannini is a native Michigander who writes about Michigan State and the Detroit Tigers for a few places, including The Only Colors. This means he lives in a place where hockey is a real sport. As a first-grader, he finished second in a pinewood derby race to a kid who broke lightspeed. But he's not bitter, since he got a cut of the space cash.
The United States extended its lead in the overall medal count at the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday.
Will Smith allowed two earned runs over seven innings in the start as the Royals earned an 8-2 win over the Orioles in Baltimore on Thursday night.
Kansas alumnus Gary Woodland shot a 5-under 67 in the first round of the PGA Championship and is one shot off the lead at Kiawah Island, S.C.
Mizzou announced Thursday that it had sold out all its season tickets for the first time in school history.
On Thursday, the Chiefs and the University of Kansas Hospital announced a 10-year partnership that will make the hospital the primary healthcare provider of the team.
Team USA faces Australia in the men's basketball quarterfinals.
Billy Butler homered as the Royals downed the White Sox.
China was able to slightly extend its lead in the medal count after Tuesday's events.
Missouri announced on Tuesday that more than 45,000 football season tickets have been sold.