<![CDATA[Campus Corner: Sports Columns & Blogs | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/ en-us Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:48:45 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:48:45 CDT Campus Corner 60 One computer projection says Kansas will be the second-worst team in FBS football in 2015 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21680103.html#storylink=rss College football analyst Brian Fremeau, whose work can be seen at FootballOutsiders, has released his 2015 projections for his Fremeau Efficiency Index ratings, and well, it does not look good for Kansas football.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 11:37:30 CDT

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Central Missouri golfer Sam Migdal claims Mules first individual national championship http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21584316.html#storylink=rss Sam Migdal won Central Missouri’s first individual national championship, shooting 8 under par in the three-round NCAA Division II tournament that concluded Wednesday at Rock Barn Golf & Spa in Conover, N.C.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:24:53 CDT

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Emporia State’s Stephanie Goodwin chosen All-American in softball http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21605241.html#storylink=rss Emporia State softball standout Stephanie Goodwin, who played at Blue Valley High, was chosen first-team All-America on Thursday. She led the Hornets with a .408 batting average.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 15:46:54 CDT

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Andrew Wiggins, Jordan Clarkson chosen to NBA all-rookie team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21300990.html#storylink=rss Andrew Wiggins, who played at Kansas, and Jordan Clarkson, formerly of Missouri, were chosen to the NBA all-rookie team.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 14:06:13 CDT

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Rain delays NCAA softball regional in Columbia http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21110112.html#storylink=rss Rain interrupted Missouri’s NCAA softball regional Friday less than three innings into the opening game between Kansas and Louisville. The forecast calls for more showers Saturday and Sunday, which threaten to prevent the tournament from being completed.

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Fri, 15 May 2015 15:24:16 CDT

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Kentucky at KU highlights Big 12/SEC Challenge http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21003912.html#storylink=rss Kentucky at Kansas is the highlight of the Big 12/SEC Challenge, a series of 10 basketball games to be played on Jan. 30 and televised by ESPN. Kansas State will meet Mississippi in Bramlage Coliseum. Missouri will not participate in this season’s event.

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Thu, 14 May 2015 13:23:55 CDT

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Former Truman High softball standout Paige Parker chosen Big 12 pitcher of the year http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/varsity-zone/article20871459.html#storylink=rss As a freshman for Oklahoma, Parker has posted a 1.45 earned run average — tops in the Big 12. She has held opponents to a league-low .170 batting average and has recorded 199 strikeouts.

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Wed, 13 May 2015 17:57:46 CDT

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Hoops recruit LaGerald Vick’s visit starts big recruiting weekend for Jayhawks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20827269.html#storylink=rss LaGerald Vick, a former SMU commit, was set to be in Lawrence on Wednesday for an official visit. Vick, a 6-foot-5 wing from Memphis, Tenn., was coming off a visit to Kansas State and will visit Kentucky this weekend.

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Wed, 13 May 2015 11:02:57 CDT

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SEC teams lining up for Notre Dame transfer Everett and other SEC East notes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20864208.html#storylink=rss Notre Dame transfer Everett Golson has a few suitors in the SEC, but conference rules might make it difficult to land him plus more from the SEC East division coaches’ teleconference.

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Wed, 13 May 2015 17:10:40 CDT

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Auburn adjusting quickly under new defensive coordinator Will Muschamp and other SEC West notes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20779458.html#storylink=rss SEC West division football coaches conducted their annual spring teleconference Tuesday.

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Tue, 12 May 2015 17:33:40 CDT

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The KU chalkboard: Breaking down Kansas’ nonconference schedule http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20494443.html#storylink=rss The Jayhawks’ home schedule next season figures to be slightly less daunting than it’s been in recent years. Why? Let us explain. Here’s a five-minute look at what awaits Kansas in 2015-16.

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Fri, 08 May 2015 09:56:40 CDT

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Kansas’ Bill Self says he ‘changed too much’ on offense last season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20387538.html#storylink=rss More than six weeks after a season-ending loss to Wichita State in the NCAA Tournament, Kansas coach Bill Self says he may have “changed too much” on the offensive end during a Kansas season that finished with a 27-9 record and an 11th straight Big 12 title.

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Wed, 06 May 2015 19:39:01 CDT By RUSTIN DODD

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MIAA baseball tournament wraps up Thursday-Saturday in KCK http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20372271.html#storylink=rss The Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association baseball tournament concludes Thursday-Saturday at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.

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Wed, 06 May 2015 16:30:46 CDT

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Kansas trying to land former SMU commitment LaGerald Vick for 2015 hoops class http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20338740.html#storylink=rss LaGerald Vick, a 6-foot-5 wing, revealed Tuesday on his Twitter account that Kansas had extended a scholarship offer.

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Wed, 06 May 2015 10:30:58 CDT

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The KU Chalkboard: How Bill Self’s Jayhawks won in recruiting by losing http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20295384.html#storylink=rss “Recruiting is a weird deal,” Kansas coach Bill Self says. But as the last couple weeks have proven, sometimes a program can win in recruiting even as it loses out on players.

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Tue, 05 May 2015 17:19:08 CDT By RUSTIN DODD

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Jody Adams to remain women’s basketball coach at Wichita State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20270610.html#storylink=rss An internal review of women’s basketball coach Jody Adams’ tenure resulted in Wichita State’s administration supporting its successful coach, while promising changes will be made.

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Tue, 05 May 2015 12:32:37 CDT

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Former Kentucky star Willie Cauley-Stein changed his middle name to ‘Trill’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20220582.html#storylink=rss Willie Cauley-Stein, the former Olathe Northwest standout and Kentucky All-American, has legally changed his name — and his new name includes the middle name “Trill.” Yes, Willie Trill Cauley-Stein.

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Mon, 04 May 2015 18:16:57 CDT By RUSTIN DODD

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Mizzou’s Marcus Murphy hopes return skills will impress NFL teams http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20090727.html#storylink=rss Almost every day of his Missouri career, Marcus Murphy would walk past the faces of past football greats who’ve been immortalized with a picture on the Tigers’ All-American wall at the Mizzou Athletic Training Complex.

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Sat, 02 May 2015 14:19:10 CDT

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Olathe North’s Lucas Vincent ready to wait out final day of NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20084307.html#storylink=rss For five years, Columbia has been Lucas Vincent’s home, but the stark reality that that won’t be the case much longer is beginning to hit the former Missouri defensive tackle. “I’m really excited,” said Vincent, a possible late-round pick in this weekend’s NFL Draft.

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Sat, 02 May 2015 10:46:33 CDT

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Missouri’s Mitch Morse anxious for draft process to draw to a close http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20035056.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri left tackle Mitch Morse is expected to be a mid-round pick Friday night or Saturday morning in the 2015 NFL Draft. After months of workouts and interviews, he’s ready for the process to be finished and the next phase of his life to begin.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 15:25:19 CDT

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MU’s Braylon Webb ready to do whatever it takes for NFL dream http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20035152.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri safety Braylon Webb didn’t expect to play college football growing up in Gilmer, Texas, but now he hopes to land on an NFL roster before the weekend ends.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 15:27:12 CDT

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Former Missouri receiver Dorial Green-Beckham goes undrafted in first round http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19999713.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham wasn’t selected Thursday during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 01:18:51 CDT

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Mixed opinions abound on Shane Ray’s fate ahead of NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19920786.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri defensive end Shane Ray was a consensus top-10 pick early in the NFL Draft process, but concerns about a lingering hyperextended right toe injury he suffered in the Citrus Bowl and Monday’s citation for marijuana possession have moved him down some draft boards.

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 02:00:00 CDT

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Best NFL players produced by MIAA schools in the past 25 years http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19875978.html#storylink=rss If a player can play, the NFL will find him, even in Division II. Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association schools have sent many players to the pro ranks through the draft, which begins on Thursday, or as undrafted free agents. These are some of the best NFL careers by players from the MIAA in the past 25 years.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:51:22 CDT

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Best NFL players produced by KU in the past 15 seasons http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19874529.html#storylink=rss The upcoming NFL Draft could include Kansas players such as linebacker Ben Heeney and cornerback JaCorey Shepherd. Their goal: Have careers like these former Jayhawks.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:32:50 CDT

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Best NFL players produced by K-State coach Bill Snyder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19870293.html#storylink=rss Kansas State has had at least one player taken in every NFL Draft since 1991, including the three years (2006-08) when Bill Snyder wasn’t the coach.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:40:43 CDT

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Best NFL players produced by Mizzou coach Gary Pinkel http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19873128.html#storylink=rss In all, 27 players who spent part or all of their college careers playing for coach Gary Pinkel at Mizzou have been selected in the NFL Draft.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:11:07 CDT

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The KU Chalkboard: A too-early look at Kansas basketball’s roster in 2015-16 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19872969.html#storylink=rss With the framework of the Kansas men’s basketball roster in place, The Chalkboard is here to offer a way-too-early projection for the Jayhawks’ rotation in 2015-16. If the season began tomorrow, here’s how we see it.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:10:16 CDT

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The Star’s NFL Draft projections for former Kansas players http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19830885.html#storylink=rss Former Kansas standouts Ben Heeney and JaCorey Shepherd lead a group of former Jayhawks who could hear their names called in this week’s NFL Draft. A few other players, including former receiver Nigel King, will likely sign as free agents or earn invites to a rookie camp. Here’s a look at where these former KU football players could be drafted.

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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 17:57:54 CDT

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The Star’s NFL Draft projections for former K-State players http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19832316.html#storylink=rss Former Kansas State standouts Tyler Lockett, B.J. Finney and Ryan Mueller, a Leawood native, lead a group of former Wildcats who could hear their names called in this week’s NFL Draft. Here’s a look at where these former K-State football players could be drafted.

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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:14:25 CDT

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