Wheeler: Tournament of Champions blog, Day 1

Eight of the top 100 seniors in the nation battle at The Tournament of Champions — the nations highest attended high school basketball tournament in the country. Game 1: Brentwood Academy vs. Wasatch Academy Brentwood Academy #11 in ESPN100 — Darius Garland G Garland, one of the top players in the country, showed why Thursday at JQH Arena. Read more about Wheeler: Tournament of Champions blog, Day 1[…]

Wheeler: Missouri State at Missouri outside the gates of Faurot Field

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Music blared across hundreds of contrasting black, gold, maroon and white shirts on the bodies of students and adults packed behind a house on the campus of the University of Missouri, Sept. 2. It is where some fans gathered beyond the gates of Faurot Field before a Missouri State and Missouri’s football Read more about Wheeler: Missouri State at Missouri outside the gates of Faurot Field[…]

No Sox needed for newcomers to step into new shoes

How about those Royals. Sweeping the well-needed series with the the-first-place White Sox. The Royals have now taken the lead in the division and are hot. In Rex Hudler’s words, Lava Hot. This weekend the Kansas City Royals pulled off some of the greatest baseball in the history of the franchise. Literally. Saturday the Royals Read more about No Sox needed for newcomers to step into new shoes[…]