<![CDATA[SEC News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/ en-us Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:38:20 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:38:20 CDT SEC 60 Georgia favored to knock off two-time defending SEC East champ Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article27446059.html#storylink=rss For the last two years, Missouri has represented the SEC East in the SEC Championship Game. Georgia players say they are primed to reclaim the title, and the media voting agrees.

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:50:57 CDT

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SEC to put trainers in replay booths who can remove players from games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article27211750.html#storylink=rss The SEC will put a certified medical trainer in the press box instant replay booth, and that person will have the power to remove a player who shows concussion symptoms.

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 11:11:03 CDT

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Ex-Mizzou coach Dave Christensen gets to work at Texas A&M http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article27224587.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri offensive coordinator Dave Christensen is getting rave reviews as Texas A&M’s new offensive line coach and running game coordinator.

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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:15:13 CDT

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New head coach Jim McElwain determined to make Florida football relevant again http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article27180211.html#storylink=rss New Florida coach Jim McElwain doesn’t shy away from the lofty expectations that come with his new job. He is determined to help rebuild the Gators into a national power.

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:52:35 CDT

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Confederate flag topic of discussion among SEC basketball coaches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article25786087.html#storylink=rss College coaches added their voices to the confederacy for change surrounding the public flying of the Confederate flag, a heavily polarizing piece of symbolism still prevalent throughout the South.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:53:03 CDT

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Forward Kevin Puryear brings winning mentality, determination to Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article25772665.html#storylink=rss Missouri freshman forward Kevin Puryear, a Blue Springs South graduate, is determined to help the Tigers turn things around in Kim Anderson’s second season.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:08:20 CDT

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Willie Cauley-Stein enters NBA Draft with desire to win championships http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article25441252.html#storylink=rss Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein, an Olathe Northwest graduate who is expected to be a lottery pick Thursday during the 2015 NBA Draft, said he’d be happy to land anywhere. Until NBA commissioner Adam Silver calls his name, though, he won’t waste any energy fretting about his future.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:26:07 CDT

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Arkansas beats Missouri State 3-2, denies Bears a trip to College World Series http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article23418813.html#storylink=rss Zach Jackson pitched three-plus innings of solid relief and Arkansas made three first-inning runs stand up in a 3-2 win over Missouri State on Sunday in Baum Stadium to earn a trip to the College World Series.

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Sun, 07 Jun 2015 17:33:33 CDT

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Gators edge Wolverines in WCWS opener http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article22844829.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 21:49:55 CDT By Sports Network ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article22844829.html SEC’s restrictions on satellite camps will end in 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22551858.html#storylink=rss The Southeastern Conference would prefer that the NCAA ban “satellite camps” on a national level, bringing all schools in line with the rules for SEC and ACC members. But if the practice of allowing coaches to serve as guest instructors at any camp across the country is outlawed, the SEC will drop its restrictions beginning in 2016.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:56:43 CDT

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SEC to distribute $455 million to members http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22626450.html#storylink=rss The $455.8 million, easily the highest in conference history, equates to roughly $31.2 million per school, an increase of 49.3 percent from last year’s distribution.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:22:53 CDT

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SEC to ‘substantially’ increase fines for rushing fields, courts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article22511805.html#storylink=rss The Southeastern Conference has been fining its schools for rushing fields and storming courts since 2004. Now, a decade later, those penalties are going up. Way up. Possibly starting at $50,000 – 10 times more than the previous fine for first-time offenders.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 10:48:48 CDT

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Former Missouri player who is now in the NFL buys his parents a surprise wedding ceremony http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article29747878.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri Tigers defensive back Robert Steeples, who is on the Dallas Cowboys practice squad after bouncing around with a few teams (including the Kansas City Chiefs), bought his parents a wedding ceremony, because they had gotten married at a courthouse. So Steeples and his sisters sprung for a ceremony.

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Sat, 01 Aug 2015 15:28:03 CDT

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Ohio State is preseason No. 1 in coaches poll; Missouri ranked No. 23 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article29534872.html#storylink=rss In the college football Coaches Poll, the Ohio State Buckeyes received 62 of 64 first-place votes. They are followed by TCU, Alabama and Baylor. Missouri was selected 23rd.

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:36:55 CDT

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Missouri lands commitment from Georgia linebacker Tobias Little http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article29511436.html#storylink=rss Missouri landed a verbal commitment Wednesday from linebacker Tobias Little, a senior at Mays High in Atlanta. He is the 12th known commitment in the Tigers’ 2016 recruiting class.

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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:52:34 CDT

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Camp preview: Missouri’s quarterback situation is fairly settled http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article29517097.html#storylink=rss Despite his failure to deliver as impressive a season as many expected last year, incumbent quarterback Maty Mauk is fairly well entrenched as Missouri’s starting signal-caller for the 2015 season. It’s reasonable to expect significant improvement from Mauk in his second full season as the Tigers’ starter.

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 02:00:00 CDT

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Former Missouri great, Ray-Pec grad Chase Coffman re-signs with NFL’s Titans http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article29460937.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri All-American tight end and Ray-Pec graduate Chase Coffman has re-signed with the Titans. He had the most productive season of his NFL career in 2014 with Tennessee.

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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:16:57 CDT

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Missouri men’s basketball’s nonconference schedule takes shape http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article29221600.html#storylink=rss Missouri hasn’t formally announced its men’s basketball schedule for 2015-16, but several other schools have and the Tigers’ nonconference slate is beginning to take shape.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:24:21 CDT

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K-State, Mizzou basketball teams to play in CBE semifinals at Sprint Center http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article29209987.html#storylink=rss Missouri will play Kansas State in the semifinal round of the CBE Classic at the Sprint Center in November. It will be the first men’s basketball meeting between the former conference rivals since Missouri went to the Southeastern Conference for the 2012-13 season.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:09:52 CDT

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Only a junior, Columbia basketball star Michael Porter has Mizzou’s and KU’s attention http://www.kansascity.com/sports/high-school/article28728388.html#storylink=rss Michael Porter is a 6-9 small forward from Columbia who ranks as the No. 2 overall basketball recruit in the class of 2017, according to a consensus of recruiting rankings. He’s earned the nicknamed “Baby Kevin Durant,” and his skillset borders on the absurd. And for college coaches — from KU’s Bill Self to Kentucky’s John Calipari to Mizzou’s Kim Anderson — the most intriguing thing is not how good Porter is right now. It’s how good he could become.

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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 19:32:47 CDT

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Annual salary information released for new Missouri athletics personnel http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article28602982.html#storylink=rss Missouri released the annual salary information for athletic director Mack Rhoades, defensive coordinator Barry Odom and safeties coach Ryan Walters on Friday. Full contract details are unavailable, as the agreements are still being finalized.

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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:52:03 CDT

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Reserve defensive backs David Johnson, Chaston Ward to transfer from Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article28070056.html#storylink=rss Senior defensive back David Johnson and junior safety Chaston Ward have decided to transfer from the Missouri football program.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:33:55 CDT

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Lack of preseason All-SEC love is nothing new for Missouri football http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article28010803.html#storylink=rss Missouri’s football team seldom gets much hype during the preseason awards balloting, but the two-time reigning SEC East-champion Tigers have received plenty of postseason love the last few seasons.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:04:29 CDT

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MU’s Gary Pinkel says Notre Dame, other independents, should be excluded from College Football Playoff http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article27926350.html#storylink=rss Missouri coach Gary Pinkel used his appearance at ESPN’s “car wash” to stump for the value of conference championship games and suggest that independent teams such as Notre Dame shouldn’t be eligible for the College Football Playoff.

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:04:20 CDT

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Freshman Terrence Phillips brings leadership skills to Missouri basketball team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27891289.html#storylink=rss Missouri hopes freshman point guard Terrence Phillips’ name becomes synonymous with leadership before his time in Columbia is finished. Shouldering the leadership burden has always been Phillips’ default setting, so the Tigers hope it continues during the next few years.

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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 22:17:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27891289.html
Aaron O’Neal changed coach Gary Pinkel and the course of Missouri football http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article27677632.html#storylink=rss Part of the legacy of Aaron O’Neal, who died 10 years ago, is the impact he had on coach Gary Pinkel and Mizzou football during a piercing and volatile period that defined the program then and going forward.

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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 17:22:47 CDT

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Missouri’s Evan Boehm, Kentrell Brothers selected to preseason All-SEC third team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27512371.html#storylink=rss Missouri landed two players on the SEC Media Days preseason All-SEC team, which was voted on by media members in Hoover, Ala., this week and released on Friday.

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:39:02 CDT

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Missouri picked to finish third in SEC East http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27405472.html#storylink=rss Georgia was the overwhelming favorite to win the SEC East, receiving 166 of 225 first-place votes. Tennessee, which hasn’t finished above .500 in conference play since 2007 and has never finished ahead of Missouri in the SEC East standings, was picked second and received 36 first-place votes.

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:27:53 CDT

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Photo gallery: Missouri at SEC college football media days http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27367819.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:51:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27367819.html Losing DT Harold Brantley for 2015 season ‘a huge blow’ to Missouri Tigers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article27365782.html#storylink=rss Brantley — a 6-foot-3, 280-pound junior defensive tackle from Hershey, Pa. — was set to enter the 2015 season as the beating heart of the Tigers’ defense in the first season under new coordinator Barry Odom. Instead, he’ll spend the next year recovering from surgery to repair a broken left tibia, ligament damage in his left knee, several broken ribs and a small crack in his shoulder that required a pin, according to Missouri coach Gary Pinkel.

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:14:43 CDT

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