<![CDATA[Big 12 News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/ en-us Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:33:31 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:33:31 CDT Big 12 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com TCU-ex Boykin charged with assault over Alamo Bowl incident http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86538377.html#storylink=rss Former TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has been charged with assault over an incident that led to a suspension for his final college game in the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio last season.

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Big 12 wants ‘full accounting’ from Baylor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article85295312.html#storylink=rss Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby makes a second request of information from Baylor in regards to sexual assaults

Baylor has lost its president, athletic director and football coach Art Briles in the past two months

Big 12 says concerns and sympathies are with assault victims

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:03:43 CDT

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Okla. St. rides Buffett's gem to 1-0 CWS win over Arizona http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84977282.html#storylink=rss Oklahoma State has scored only two runs in its first two College World Series games. When a team is pitching like the Cowboys have been lately, two is enough.

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Ray Kasongo joins Iowa State after leaving Tennessee http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84883657.html#storylink=rss Iowa State coach Steve Prohm says Tennessee transfer Ray Kasongo has joined the program.

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TCU beats Texas Tech 5-3 at CWS on Baker's 9th-inning homer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84741137.html#storylink=rss When Luken Baker came up to bat in the ninth inning, the TCU dugout fell silent.

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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 22:29:00 CDT By ERIC OLSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84741137.html
Hatch, Oklahoma State top UC Santa Barbara 1-0 in CWS opener http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84627402.html#storylink=rss A rough start turned into a smooth finish for Thomas Hatch.

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:19:06 CDT By ERIC OLSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84627402.html
Briles withdraws court filing amid settlement reports http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article84462442.html#storylink=rss Fired Baylor coach Art Briles has withdrawn a demand for new lawyers in a federal civil rights lawsuit against him and the university amid reports he has settled a contract dispute with the school.

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Baylor reportedly reaches contract settlement with fired football coach Art Briles http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article84433712.html#storylink=rss A newspaper reports says the settlement is for “roughly $20 million”

Briles on Thursday accused Baylor of wrongful termination

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:33:42 CDT

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Ex coach Art Briles rips Baylor, claims wrongful termination http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article84146507.html#storylink=rss Fired Baylor coach Art Briles ripped his former employer Thursday, accusing the school of wrongful termination and indicating he has no interest in settling a federal lawsuit filed against him and the university by a woman who was raped by a football player.

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:14:03 CDT By JIM VERTUNO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article84146507.html
Big 12 division proposal: Why not keep things flexible? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article82329157.html#storylink=rss Flexibility could help keep the divisions balanced

Rotating teams between the divisions every few years in feasible in Big 12

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 16:41:00 CDT

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Paige Parker, a pitcher from Truman High, has Oklahoma one victory from NCAA softball title http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article82189567.html#storylink=rss Sooners defeat Auburn 3-2 in game one of Women’s College World Series championship final

Oklahoma can clinch best-of-three series with win in game two at 7 p.m. Tuesday

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Mon, 06 Jun 2016 23:17:03 CDT

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The Big 12’s bold stroke: Resurrecting the football title game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article82034032.html#storylink=rss Return of football championship game for 2017 gives Big 12 a jolt of enthusiasm

OU’s David Boren: We took action

Big 12 could have college football’s most difficult path to College Football Playoff

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Mon, 06 Jun 2016 10:56:46 CDT

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Big 12 will bring back football championship game, starting in 2017 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article81608612.html#storylink=rss The league made the announcement Friday during its spring meetings

League unsure about division play

Games will be televised on Fox, ESPN

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:02:16 CDT

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Expand or not, Big 12 in a strong position, Oklahoma’s Boren says http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article81507737.html#storylink=rss The Big 12 might expand, it might not, but either way it’s operating from position of strength OU president David Boren says

Boren advocated expansion earlier this year but has softened his tone

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 21:31:25 CDT

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield regains his lost year of eligibility http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article81497322.html#storylink=rss The Big 12 adopted a rule change Thursday that gives back the Oklahoma quarterback the year of eligibility he lost when he transferred from Texas Tech

Mayfield finished fourth in the Heisman balloting last season and led Oklahoma to the College Football

Oklahoma president Boren pleased

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 20:16:03 CDT

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Baylor Title IX complaint has KC catalyst http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article81255937.html#storylink=rss Baylor graduate Holly Snyder of Gardner filed a Title IX complaint against her alma mater on Tuesday

Baylor has lost its football coach, athletic director and chancellor in recent days over mishandling of sexual assualt allegations

Colorado endured a similar scandal about a decade ago and its football program hasn’t posted a winning season since

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 19:45:00 CDT

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Yep, former KU star Perry Ellis signed a sponsorship deal with Perry Ellis http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article86688382.html#storylink=rss The ex-Jayhawks star will now be paid to wear the clothing line, which shares his name

That synergy was met with approval by sports fans

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:21:19 CDT

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K-State’s Cartier Diarra trades in dancing shoes for shot at basketball glory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86617202.html#storylink=rss K-State freshman guard Cartier Diarra gave up a potential dancing career to play basketball

Diarra is one of the most athletic newcomers on K-State’s basketball roster

The 6-foot-4 guard has a 43-inch vertical leap

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:49:51 CDT

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Former Kansas State high jumper Erik Kynard aiming for gold at Rio Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86509617.html#storylink=rss Kynard is the top ranked high-jumper in the nation, and No. 4 worldwide

A former K-State athlete, Kynard still lives in Manhattan and trains with the Wildcats

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:44:53 CDT

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Junior college forward Tyrek Coger picks Oklahoma State over K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86091167.html#storylink=rss Tyrek Coger, a K-State basketball recruiting target, orally committed to Oklahoma State on Sunday

K-State was a finalist for Coger, one of the top unsigned junior college forwards available

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:33:44 CDT

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Kansas forward Perry Ellis headed to summer league with Dallas Mavericks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article85970552.html#storylink=rss Wichita native and All-Big 12 forward Perry Ellis went undrafted Thursday night

Ellis will play in summer league with Dallas Mavericks in Las Vegas July 8-18

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:27:21 CDT

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K-State defensive end Tanner Wood aims for breakout season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85776867.html#storylink=rss Tanner Wood was solid as a sophomore, but he thinks he is capable of more as a junior

Wood missed K-State’s spring practices due to injury

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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:16:22 CDT

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Cheick Diallo is only KU player taken in draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article85691042.html#storylink=rss Wichitan Perry Ellis is free to negotiate with teams for a shot as a free agent

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:18:19 CDT

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Former Kansas player Cheick Diallo goes No. 33 in NBA Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article85695637.html#storylink=rss Power forward didn’t play much in one season at Kansas, but he will get his shot in NBA

Diallo was selected in second round by LA Clippers, but proposed trade will send him to New Orleans Pelicans

Former Jayhawks Wayne Selden, Brannen Greene and Perry Ellis went undrafted

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:39:59 CDT

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Kansas State basketball one of four finalists for junior college forward Tyrek Coger http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85625492.html#storylink=rss Tyrek Coger, a 6-foot-9 forward, is considering a transfer to K-State

Coger is one of the top unsigned junior college players available

He is also considering Oklahoma State, Rutgers and Charlotte

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:41:20 CDT

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Wesley Iwundu alters his shot, has designs on big final season at K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85635507.html#storylink=rss Wesley Iwundu has never been known for his shooting, but he hopes a new technique can change that

Iwundu made six of 30 three-pointers last season

Bruce Weber says Iwundu will be a NBA prospect if he adds a jump shot

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:06:58 CDT

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K-State adds Colorado, Washington State to future football schedules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85563642.html#storylink=rss The Wildcats will play Colorado in 2027 and 2028

Kansas State will play Washington State in 2026 and 2029

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:09:39 CDT

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Bill Self’s words appear to ring true in advance of Thursday’s NBA draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article85238892.html#storylink=rss KU has four players that could be selected

Forward Cheick Diallo projects as first-rounder

Self believes all four will be on NBA rosters next year

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 09:19:56 CDT

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Kansas State football lands another in-state commitment: Newton’s Aidan Mills http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85314482.html#storylink=rss Newton offensive lineman Aidan Mills orally committed to K-State on Wednesday

Mills is the fourth in-state blocker to commit to K-State in the past week

The other three are Harrison Creed (Ulysses), Ben Adler (Trinity Academy) and Josh Rivas (Hutchinson)

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:08:28 CDT

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K-State track and field coach Cliff Rovelto thrilled to help U.S. team at Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article85252437.html#storylink=rss K-State track and field coach Cliff Rovelto will serve as an assistant coach for the U.S. at the Rio Olympics

Rovelto has coached individuals in past Olympics, but this will be his first stint with the team

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