Wichita State is the 2014-15 Missouri Valley Conference All-Sports Champion. It marks the third-straight season the Shockers have claimed the league’s All-Sports crown. In addition, the title is the ninth in the past 12 years for Wichita State, which has a league best 21 all-time.
James T. "Tommy" Bell will return to Southern Illinois University Carbondale as its new director of intercollegiate athletics. His appointment as SIU's 13th athletics director requires approval of the university's Board of Trustees, which meets May 14.
Five Missouri Valley Conference volleyball student-athletes have been named AVCA All-Americans as announced today by the organization. Kaitlyn Early (ILS), Lily Johnson (MSU), Jaelyn Keene (ILS), Abbie Lehman (WSU) and Emily Orrick (ILS) were each honorable-mention selections.