The Kansas State Wildcats get a week off before playing in the first round of the NCAA Tournament against UC Irvine on Friday at SAP Center in San Jose. The rest should help Barry Brown and Xavier Sneed.
A McClatchy examination of top high school players found that many suit up for a college team sponsored by the same shoe company that backed their AAU program. Nike, adidas and Under Armour sponsor elite summer basketball programs across the country. The same companies pay millions to sponsor college athletic departments.
The Kansas State Wildcats received some unfortunate injury news on Tuesday. Star forward Dean Wade is doubtful to play in the NCAA Tournament with an injured right foot. K-State plays UC Irvine on Friday.
New York Yankees open season with likely baseball's most accomplished injured list, one that includes Luis Severino, CC Sabathia, Dellin Betances, Didi Gregorius, Aaron Hicks, Jordan Montgomery and Jacoby Ellsbury.