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Hutchinson considering tax hike for sports arena

In this Friday March 22, 2013 file photo, Vincennes' Deshawn Delaney (33) takes the ball to the hoop over Northwest Florida's Elgin Cook (23) during the second half as Northwest Florida beat Vincennes 76-69 in the semifinal of the 2013 NJCAA Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kan. Hutchinson residents may soon be able to vote on a sales tax proposal that would help fund a $29 million expansion of the city's 62-year-old sports arena. A committee of community leaders asked the City Council on Tuesday to put the tax increase up for a public vote in April. (AP Photo/The Hutchinson News, Aaron Marineau, File)

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson residents may soon be able to vote on a proposed sales tax that would help fund a $29 million expansion of the city’s 62-year-old sports arena.

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Tennessee signs junior-college RB Alvin Kamara

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has announced the signing of junior-college running back Alvin Kamara, who began his college career at Alabama.

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Carter leads No. 11 Wichita St over Alabama 53-52

Wichita State's Darius Carter, left, Evan Wessel (3) and Ron Baker (31) try to block the shot of Alabama's Shannon Hale during the first half of the NCAA college basketball game in Wichita, Kan., on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/The Wichita Eagle, Travis Heying)

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Trailing Alabama by 11 points with 5:50 remaining, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall called his team together to prepare them for a final push.

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Nebraska AP All-State volleyball teams

Here are the 2014 Associated Press All-State Volleyball Teams as voted on by sports writers and sportscasters throughout the state.

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Sporting KC wants youth program in Garden City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sporting Kansas City is considering building a youth academy program in Garden City, Kansas.

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