This may have been the best Invitational ever

By Steve Sell
January 22, 2018

As far as McPherson Invitationals go, this one has to rank among the best of the 54.

And not just because the Bullpup boys won their fourth title in a row, their 24th overall and 11th under coach Kurt Kinnamon.


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Vikings, Patriots to make Super Bowl

By Steve Sell
January 19, 2018

It appears we could have one great game and one dud on Sunday in the NFL’s conference championship games.

The great game will be Minnesota at Philadelphia, while the dud is going to be Jacksonville at New England.

• Minnesota
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This is the best 2 weeks of the year

By Steve Sell
January 18, 2018

Today begins the best two weeks of the year.

It’s “Tournament Time.”

The McPherson Invitational gets under way with four compelling games that would be headliners anywhere.

There’s been years the 3:00 game, Derby against Bishop Carroll, could be a
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Signature win for Wildcats on Tuesday

By Steve Sell
January 17, 2018

It had to happen sometime.

Trae Young proved he was merely mortal.

Oklahoma’s freshman phenom guard looked like just another good player on Tuesday against Kansas State, which harassed, bumped, grinded and pounded Young into his first less-than-stellar game as
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Invite field glitters from top to bottom

By Steve Sell
January 17, 2018

This is my 39th year of covering the McPherson Invitational and I have to believe in all my time this is the strongest field from top to bottom.

There’s star power at the top with ranked teams McPherson High, Lawrence
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