We have reached that part of the calendar where very few Slates will be absent NCAA post-season discussion, which means the long hot sportless summer is almost upon us. The goal, of course, is to delay the onset of that truly awful condition as long as possible.
The first domino to fall: men’s golf. Tim Tillmans has qualified to represent Kansas State in the NCAA men’s regional at Karsten Creek in Stillwater May 17-19. The team as a whole just missed qualifying, unfortunately. The top five teams in the regional advance to the NCAA championship, as well as the top individual in the regional whose team does not advance.