Wichita State --
Fired basketball coach Gene Smithson and staff after 14-14 season. Smithson, 47, had a 155-81 record in seven seasons at Wichita State. ACC -- Granted North Carolina QB Kevin Anthony, Maryland field hockey star Robyn James postgraduate scholarships. Colgate -- Basketball coach Tony Relvas resigned after 1-24 season, the worst record among Division I schools. George Mason -- Junior Troy Emerson has qualified for NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, March 12-15, at the University of Iowa. BASKETBALL
Portland Trail Blazers -- Sam Bowie will miss the rest of the season after surgery to correct a defect in his often-injured left leg. Indiana Pacers -- Signed G Bryan Warrick for rest of season to replace injured Clark Kellogg. Los Angeles Lakers -- C Mitch Kupchak had scar tissue and bone fragments removed from knee and will miss at least two weeks. FOOTBALL
St. Louis Cardinals -- Hired Marv Braden, offensive assistant for San Diego for five seasons, as special teams coach. BASEBALL
St. Louis Cardinals -- Formally renewed NL rookie of the year Vince Coleman's contract at a reported $165,000. He had been seeking $400,000. Reached agreement with 3B Terry Pendleton on a 1986 contract that, counting incentives, could be worth $200,000. Boston Red Sox -- Signed OF Mike Greenwell. Chicago White Sox -- Signed P Dave Wehrmeister to one-year contract. Philadelphia Phillies -- Signed P Dave Shipanoff, P Don Carman to one-year contracts. HOCKEY
Philadelphia Flyers -- LW Brian Propp to miss two to three weeks with eye injury. BOXING
WBA Cruiserweight -- Dwight Muhammad Qawi (25-2-1) will defend title against Leon Spinks (17-4-2) March 22; Tyrell Biggs will fight Jack Sims (23-3-1) in 10-round heavyweight bout March 23 in Reno. Both bouts to be on ABC.