<![CDATA[Campus Corner: Sports Columns & Blogs | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:02:36 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:02:36 CST Campus Corner 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Legendary Mizzou coach Norm Stewart ‘pleased’ with forthcoming ESPN documentary http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article74627607.html#storylink=rss “Norm” chronicles the life and career arc of “Stormin’ Norman”

It will be screened for free Friday afternoon at Mizzou Arena

The film makes its broadcast debut at 8 p.m. Sunday on the SEC Network

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:35:18 CDT

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One K-State student with the right touch will win a football trip http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article74429437.html#storylink=rss Eighty Kansas State students will be vying to win a trip to the Sept. 2 opener at Stanford

Outlasting classmates by touching the Snyder statue is the aim

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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:11:31 CDT

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Wichita State players show acting chops in commercials for restaurant http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article74007292.html#storylink=rss Ron Baker, Fred VanVleet and Evan Wessel are in a pair of ads for a Mexican restaurant

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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:31:01 CDT

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A look inside KU’s DeBruce Center, which will house James Naismith’s original rules of basketball http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article73802307.html#storylink=rss Photos were released from inside $21 million structure

James Naismith statue officially was unveiled last week

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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:14:49 CDT

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K-State football coach Bill Snyder makes his first Twitter post http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article73760187.html#storylink=rss Snyder will coach his 25th K-State season in 2016

Coach has stayed off social media until now

Followers quickly adding up for 76-year-old coach

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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:32:27 CDT

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Transfer timeline: Mizzou basketball undergoes roster transformation http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article73291767.html#storylink=rss There have been 13 decommitments, transfers or dismissals under Kim Anderson

No players remain from the 2014 recruiting class

Every player now on the Tigers’ roster was brought in by Anderson and his staff

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:56:35 CDT

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Reader question: How does Cheick Diallo complete classes away from KU? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article73068362.html#storylink=rss Cheick Diallo working out in South Carolina following season

KU athletic department says it prepares for situations where athletes might leave early

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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:25:40 CDT

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KU basketball interested in former Duke guard Derryck Thornton http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article72815817.html#storylink=rss Derryck Thornton started 20 games for Blue Devils last season

According to reports, KU coaches met with potential transfer Monday

Jayhawks have two scholarships to fill but may have another open up

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 08:56:01 CDT

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MU’s Evan Boehm, Connor McGovern get Todd McShay’s thumbs up before NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article72742092.html#storylink=rss McShay, an ESPN NFL Draft analyst, pegs Boehm and McGovern as third- or fourth-round selections

He also gives LB Kentrell Brothers a fourth-round grade

McShay sees Boehm, McGovern as eventual NFL starters

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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:24:33 CDT

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LSU’s Alex Lange set for something of a homecoming this weekend http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article72005882.html#storylink=rss The right-handed pitcher graduated from Lee’s Summit West

His first offer after his freshman year of high school was from Mizzou

Lange and Missouri ace Tanner Houck square off at 2 p.m. Saturday in Columbia

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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 08:47:37 CDT

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Kansas City Kansas Community College’s Joe McKinstry wins women’s basketball coach of the year award http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article71427607.html#storylink=rss He led Blue Devils to national championship in first season as head coach

KCKCC beat Illinois Central for NJCAA Division II title

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 17:01:23 CDT

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MU, K-State, Wichita State and Missouri State teams honored for Academic Progress Rates http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article71662287.html#storylink=rss Groups ranked in top 10 percent of their respective sports in 2014-2015

No KU team receives NCAA recognition

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:02:17 CDT

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What to expect from KU commit Josh Jackson http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article71268217.html#storylink=rss Josh Jackson is Rivals.com’s top-ranked player

Guard thrives in transition

Jackson still could improve jumpshot in college

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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 19:48:16 CDT

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Offensive-line depth will affect how Missouri approaches Black and Gold Game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article71010057.html#storylink=rss Tigers are down to eight scholarship linemen

One of them, Tyrell Jacobs, is a converted defensive lineman

Missouri has lost four linemen this spring

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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 00:46:34 CDT

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Mizzou baseball withstands late-inning rally for third straight win http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article70242007.html#storylink=rss Tigers jumps ahead 9-0, holds on for a 9-6 win Tuesday against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville

Mizzou has won four of five games since a six-game slide

Right-hander Bryce Montes De Oca, a Lawrence graduate, likely will miss the remainder of the season

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Wed, 06 Apr 2016 08:20:15 CDT

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Former KU football player Brandon Bourbon on Missouri missing persons list http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article69907147.html#storylink=rss Former KU running back hasn’t been heard from since Saturday

He was with KU five years before transferring to Washburn

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Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:38:35 CDT

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Barry Odom on sharing a hometown with Blake Shelton http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74507962.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:21:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74507962.html Barry Odom on Mizzou's QB competition extending into the fall http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74468637.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:41:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74468637.html KU Relays shot put in downtown Lawrence http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article73504377.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2016 00:53:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article73504377.html Mizzou pitcher Tanner Houck on the pressure of being a top prospect http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71855977.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Apr 2016 16:10:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71855977.html Delanie Walker among 11 elected to 2016 MIAA Hall of Fame class http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article69899842.html#storylink=rss Induction is June 1 at KC Library’s Plaza branch

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Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:09:50 CDT

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Tolton Catholic’s Porter brothers make April Fools’ joke about transferring http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article69554367.html#storylink=rss Jontay Porter of Columbia used Twitter for an April Fools’ day joke

He said he and his older brother, Michael Porter Jr., were transferring from Tolton Catholic

The Porter brothers helped the Trailblazers win the Missouri Class 3 title last season

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Fri, 01 Apr 2016 19:31:12 CDT

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Shooting three-pointers with Buddy Hield http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/ncaa/article69530712.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Apr 2016 18:10:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/ncaa/article69530712.html Bill Self presented with AP coach of the year award in Houston http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article69238737.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:19:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article69238737.html How does Bill Self compare to other elite coaches in recent NCAA Tournaments? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article69022412.html#storylink=rss KU coach has had great success in regular seasons

In last seven NCAA Tournaments, his numbers don’t compare favorably to others

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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 13:41:58 CDT

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Perry Ellis, Buddy Hield, Georges Niang among 10 finalists for Wooden Award http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article68733762.html#storylink=rss Award given to college basketball’s top player

KU’s Ellis joins two other Big 12 players on list

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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 21:54:56 CDT

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MU ace Tanner Houck racks up SEC, national honors http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article68668197.html#storylink=rss Against No. 4 Vanderbilt, Houck only allowed two balls out of the infield

Houck struck out 14 and scattered two hits, two walks in nine scoreless innings

The Tigers, 14-12, play Saint Louis, 12-12, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium

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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 15:49:48 CDT

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Wayne Selden on missed threes, Landen Lucas praises defense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68505382.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:31:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68505382.html Devonte' Graham on fouling out late in KU's loss http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68501882.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:14:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68501882.html Perry Ellis on his final game at KU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68502812.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:24:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article68502812.html