<![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 Third-period flurry paces Missouri victory in Border War on Ice http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59957356.html#storylink=rss Missouri thumps Kansas 5-2 in rivalry revival at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena

The Tigers got two third-period goals apiece from Brendan Wilson, Ryan Basgall in victory

Arena officials said they sold 3,000 tickets for the game

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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:41:02 CST

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Missouri, Kansas renew Border War for one night on ice in Independence http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article60142026.html#storylink=rss More than 3,000 fans turned out for a club hockey game between the Tigers and Jayhawks

MU’s move to SEC ended a century-old conference rivalry

Fans still long for a Border War renewal

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:37:14 CST

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Three from Mizzou, two from K-State selected for NFL Combine http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59800506.html#storylink=rss Three players from Missouri and two from Kansas State were picked for the Combine

The NFL Combine is Feb. 23-29 in Indianapolis

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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:30:24 CST

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Border War hockey returns to Kansas City on Thursday night http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59804636.html#storylink=rss Missouri and Kansas renew the hockey Border War for the first time in three years

The Tigers’ and Jayhawks’ club hockey teams play at 7 p.m. at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena in Independence

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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:42:53 CST

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Olathe Northwest grad Shavon Shields honored for ‘good works’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59300923.html#storylink=rss Shields is a senior forward on the Nebraska men’s basketball team

He was one of five Division I players chosen to the NABC’s “Good Works Team”

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Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:08:46 CST

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Countdown to KC: A look at the remainder of the Big 12 men’s basketball season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59165583.html#storylink=rss Conference leaders have eight games to play

Six teams are within two games of lead

Conference tournament is March 9-12 at the Sprint Center

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Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:38:59 CST

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Former Lee’s Summit star Danielle Adams chosen to NJCAA women’s basketball hall of fame http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article59204203.html#storylink=rss Adams was two-time NJCAA All-American at Jefferson College

She then went to Texas A&M, became Most Outstanding Player of 2011 Final Four

She’s currently in the WNBA with San Antonio

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Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:17:48 CST

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With note for coach, Missouri women’s basketball fan expresses displeasure about turnovers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article58098208.html#storylink=rss Piece of paper, covered in plastic, left at Robin Pingeton’s parking stall at Mizzou Arena

Missouri is 18-4 overall and ranked No. 21 in the nation

Tigers appear poised to make the NCAA Tournament for the first time in a decade

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:26:31 CST

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Kansas City-area college football signings for 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article58412323.html#storylink=rss Signings for NCAA Division II and NAIA college football teams around Kansas City

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Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:41:59 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article58412323.html
MU football coach Barry Odom to appear in KC on Friday to talk recruiting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article58302993.html#storylink=rss Odom, select members of staff will be at Westport Flea Market

Reception starts at 5 p.m.

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:00:18 CST

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Players who have committed to playing football at KU, Mizzou and K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article57934013.html#storylink=rss National Signing Day is Wednesday, but Kansas, Kansas State and Missouri have known commitments

Here is a list of the players who have signed or pledged a verbal commitment to the schools

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Ten Heisman winners have played on a Super Bowl champion: Can Cam Newton make it 11? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article57923073.html#storylink=rss Carolina quarterback Cam Newton can join an elite group of football players

Newton and the Panthers play the Broncos in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday

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Tue, 02 Feb 2016 12:04:52 CST

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NAIA plans ‘Tip-Off Event’ ahead of basketball tournaments http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article57957568.html#storylink=rss The event will be held March 15 at 5 p.m. in the KC Live! Block of the Power & Light District

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Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:27:03 CST

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Watch: Big 12 can make big statement in games against SEC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article56796548.html#storylink=rss The Star’s Blair Kerkhoff talks about how the Big 12 can show the country how good it is

There is also a discussion of the Jayhawks’ loss at Iowa State

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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:16:56 CST

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Fred VanVleet’s career-high 29 points lead Wichita State past Indiana State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article55231410.html#storylink=rss Guard makes nine of 15 shots, including three of four threes

He has dealt with a hamstring injury this season

Shockers remain unbeaten in Missouri Valley play

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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 20:12:11 CST

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Columbia native Michael Porter Jr. set to attend Kansas-TCU game Saturday before high school showcase http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54781615.html#storylink=rss Porter, a junior at Tolton Catholic, will visit Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday

His high school plays Blue Valley Northwest at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Johnson County Community College

Porter is rated as the No. 3 overall recruit in the 2017 recruiting class

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:31:07 CST

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Mizzou: National Signing Day central http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article58114193.html#storylink=rss Four players enrolled at the University of Missouri for the spring semester

The Tigers are expected to sign at least 17 more players

It’s the first National Signing Day for Mizzou’s new coach, Barry Odom

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 07:57:00 CST

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New Missouri coach Barry Odom closes first two months strong entering National Signing Day http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article58099503.html#storylink=rss Tigers lost six recruits after Gary Pinkel announced his retirement

MU has managed to convince several players to switch commitments late

Recruiting class isn’t highly rated, but there are some quality players nonetheless

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 03:00:00 CST

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Former K-State linebacker Kirby Hocutt to lead College Football Playoff selection committee http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54727440.html#storylink=rss Hocutt is Big 12’s representative on the committee

He graduated in 1995 from Kansas State

Hocutt is Texas Tech’s athletic director

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:13:20 CST

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Podcast: Mizzou’s basketball sanctions and how they affect the program, Kim Anderson http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54691550.html#storylink=rss Beat writer Tod Palmer and Blair Kerkhoff talk Tigers

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:57:14 CST

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Northwest Missouri’s Adam Dorrel wins national football coach of year award http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54370175.html#storylink=rss American Football Coaches Association honors coach of NCAA Division II champion Bearcats

Clemson’s Dabo Swinney was FBS winner

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 17:56:55 CST

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College football year in review http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54214125.html#storylink=rss Michigan State, TCU and Clemson all won memorable games

Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey had the best individual performance, with 461 total yards

Missouri’s Gary Pinkel was one of the coaches bidding farewell

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 20:01:32 CST

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Despite Monday’s thrilling title game, college football botched the postseason http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54189010.html#storylink=rss Bowl season proved anticlimactic for college football

TV ratings for semifinals were down, secondary market ticket prices fell

Regular season had its share of fantastic finishes

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:58:39 CST

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Alabama-Clemson national championship game scouting report http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article54048410.html#storylink=rss Alabama and Clemson will play for the national title at 7:35 p.m. Monday

The game will be on ESPN

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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:09:17 CST

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KU Chalkboard: Putting the KU-OU classic in perspective and one reason Cheick Diallo is sitting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article53314755.html#storylink=rss The Jayhawks’ victory in triple overtime ranks among the best at Allen Fieldhouse

Bill Self compared it to his team’s victory over Missouri in the final Border War

The Star’s Rustin Dodd ranks the best Allen Fieldhouse games of the last five seasons

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Wed, 06 Jan 2016 13:17:48 CST

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A look at Kansas’ history in No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchups http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article52939305.html#storylink=rss The Jayhawks are 0-4 all-time in games featuring the two top-ranked teams

The last matchup came against Oklahoma in the Big Eight tournament in 1990

Kansas ranked No. 1, Oklahoma No. 2 in AP poll entering Monday’s game

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Mon, 04 Jan 2016 12:24:51 CST

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JCCC women’s basketball team has put it all together once again http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article52853935.html#storylink=rss The Cavaliers enter the new year with a 15-0 record

Team is coming off a National Junior College Athletic Association championship

Ben Conrad coaches an up-tempo system on offense

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Sun, 03 Jan 2016 17:26:39 CST

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Dick Vitale talks KU hoops, Allen Fieldhouse and giving Nick Collison that standing ovation http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article52574485.html#storylink=rss Vitale is scheduled to call Kansas’ home game against Oklahoma on Monday night

He will be paired with veteran play-by-play man Brent Musburger

The game could feature the No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the country

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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 18:31:21 CST

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SEC bowl rundown: What to watch for in the conference’s 10 bowl games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article52171335.html#storylink=rss Missouri elected not to play in a bowl game

The Southeastern Conference has 10 teams in bowl games

The Star’s Tod Palmer breaks down each of the games

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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 19:40:35 CST

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Kansas runs its home-court winning streak to 30 games after victory over UC Irvine http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article52208535.html#storylink=rss The streak is the seventh longest in Allen Fieldhouse history

Jayhawks haven’t lost at home since a 61-57 defeat to San Diego State on Jan. 5, 2014.

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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 22:28:13 CST

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