<![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 Kansas arrives in South Korea, takes on Chile in fierce game of airport UNO http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25761019.html#storylink=rss The Kansas traveling party arrived in South Korea on Monday, more than four days before the Jayhawks open the World University Games against Turkey at 10 p.m. (CT) Friday at Dongkang Gymnasium in Gwangju, South Korea.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:21:58 CDT

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Watch a live stream of the Kansas-Canada game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25626829.html#storylink=rss No one holds the broadcast rights to Kansas’ game against the Team Canada as the Jayhawks prepare for the World Games in South Korea next month, but you can watch a live stream here.

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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:51:55 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Missouri offers first glimpse of new softball stadium http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25530319.html#storylink=rss Plans are in motion for the construction of new softball stadium at Missouri. Artist renderings and design plans were unveiled as part of the board of curators’ meeting, which began Thursday in Columbia.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 19:09:00 CDT

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UMKC’s Courtney Frerichs will compete in USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25416478.html#storylink=rss UMKC’s Courtney Frerichs, who finished second earlier this month in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Track and Field Championships, will compete Thursday in the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:14:17 CDT

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Florida Gulf Coast’s Julian DeBose will join KU for World University Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25073992.html#storylink=rss Julian DeBose is replacing injured Devonte’ Graham at the World University Games, which begins next month in South Korea.

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 16:12:25 CDT

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Kansas football team gets verbal commitment from player in Michigan http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25068448.html#storylink=rss Marquis Smith, a native of Ypsilanti, Mich., committed to Kansas this weekend, according to Rivals.com. Smith, who is rated as a three-star recruit, has played quarterback in high school. But he is expected to transition to another position at the college level.

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 14:37:14 CDT

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Five questions you may have about KU basketball at World University Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article24848647.html#storylink=rss How was KU basketball chosen to represent the USA? What time will the games be televised and on what channel? What uniforms will the Jayhawks wear? Here are the answers to these questions and more.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:45:58 CDT

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Video: Kansas coach Bill Self discusses practices before World University Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article24491581.html#storylink=rss On Monday, Bill Self discussed the Jayhawks’ progress, the impact of a 24-second shot clock during the tournament, and the addition of SMU guard Nic Moore, who will play with KU in South Korea.

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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:41:56 CDT

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ESPN report reveals additional incident involving Dorial Green-Beckham at MU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article24237910.html#storylink=rss A report by ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” that examined bias by police and prosecutors toward student-athletes included a previously unreported incident involving former wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham and a female student.

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 13:13:37 CDT

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NAIA Showcase gives players one last shot at a scholarship offer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23893618.html#storylink=rss College football hopefuls traveled as many as 1,200 miles to Blue Valley Southwest High School to work out in hopes of securing a scholarship offer from one of the 20 schools represented at the NAIA Showcase. It’s the second year the NAIA has organized a showcase, bringing coaches and players into one place.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 17:49:21 CDT

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Missouri returns to mining Texas football talent http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23877136.html#storylink=rss After signing only two players from Texas, including zero in its 2015 recruiting class, during the last two cycles, Missouri already has two commitments from Lone Star State players in its 2016 class.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:51:36 CDT

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Five thoughts after watching Kansas’ first summer intrasquad scrimmage http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23770738.html#storylink=rss The first thing that must be said about Kansas’ alumni scrimmage on Wednesday — which took its usual spot on the final day of Bill Self’s basketball camp — was that the basketball was not so good. Self, himself, has a saying for this kind of basketball — “brother-in-law ball” — and that’s a fitting term for Wednesday’s game, which included appearances from former KU players Elijah Johnson, Sherron Collins and Brady Morningstar.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:49:37 CDT

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Rams waive former Missouri receiver Bud Sasser http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23150178.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri wide receiver Bud Sasser was waived Thursday by the Rams with a non-football injury designation after the discovery of a heart condition during a team physical.

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Thu, 04 Jun 2015 20:05:36 CDT

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Kansas’ David Beaty will dust off sneakers and play in annual Rock Chalk Roundball Classic http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article24409708.html#storylink=rss New KU football coach David Beaty will take part in a charity basketball game in Lawrence on Thursday alongside former Jayhawks Rex Walters, Mark Randall, Greg Dreiling, Wayne Simien, Cole Aldrich, Sherron Collins, Tyshawn Taylor and many others.

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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:06:36 CDT

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Missouri State pitcher Matt Hall, formerly of Lee’s Summit West, is All-American http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23028768.html#storylink=rss Missouri State left-hander Matt Hall, formerly of Lee’s Summit West, was chosen as a first-team All-American by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper on Wednesday.

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 15:35:22 CDT

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Former Jayhawks forward Cliff Alexander: ‘I got dealt a bad deck of cards when I was at Kansas’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22836969.html#storylink=rss Cliff Alexander arrived at Kansas as a consensus top-five recruit. He left as a borderline first-round pick. “I got dealt a bad deck of cards when I was at Kansas,” Alexander said in an interview with DraftExpress.com’s Jonathan Givony, one of the leading NBA Draft analysts. “It just didn’t go as planned, as I planned it.”

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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:27:07 CDT

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The Huddle on Walter Byers, NBA Finals, Fred Hoiberg http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/gregorian-chants/article22811688.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:02:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/gregorian-chants/article22811688.html MIAA announces 11-game football television schedule for 2015 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22812480.html#storylink=rss The Mid-American Intercollegiate Athletics Association announced its 11-game football television schedule Monday. All games will air on KSMO (Ch. 62) in the Kansas City area.

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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:40:44 CDT

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Kansas State, Kansas announce several football game times, TV channels http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22811289.html#storylink=rss Kansas and Kansas State announced several game times and TV channels for football games this fall. The Wildcats’ season opener Sept. 5 vs. South Dakota will kick off at 6:10 p.m. and will be shown online through K-StateHD.TV. Kansas’ Sept. 5 season opener vs. South Dakota State will kick off at 11 a.m. and air on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:28:43 CDT

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Emails expose rift between Missouri, Missouri State softball coaches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22656015.html#storylink=rss Emails obtained by ESPN show a heated rift between Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine and Missouri State coach Holly Hesse.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:12:21 CDT

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SEC, Big 12 to distribute record income to members http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22613511.html#storylink=rss The Southeastern Conference will distribute $31.2 million and the Big 12 between $23 million-$27 million to its member schools in conference-generated revenue. Those are record amounts for both leagues.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:02:11 CDT

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Missouri coach Gary Pinkel makes MAC Hall of Fame ceremony with help from Kentucky coaches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22549356.html#storylink=rss Mechanical problems grounded Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel’s charter Wednesday from Destin, Fla., where he was attending the annual SEC spring meetings, to Cleveland, where he was inducted into the Mid-American Conference Hall of Fame. Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari and football coach Mark Stoops let Pinkel ride on their charter back to Lexington, Ky., allowing him to make the ceremony.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:40:46 CDT

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MOKAN Elite’s Trae Young has drawn attention of KU, other top schools http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22516104.html#storylink=rss Trae Young, a junior point guard from Norman, Okla., is just one Kansas target to watch after the conclusion of the spring grassroots circuits. Here is a list of prospects to watch in the 2016 and 2017 classes.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:52:25 CDT

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Missouri State baseball streaks into NCAA Tournament http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22466490.html#storylink=rss Missouri State’s baseball team enters the NCAA Tournament on a nation’s best 16-game winning streak. After last season, when the Bears finished five games under .500, few saw this success on the horizon.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:31:17 CDT

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Missouri men’s basketball could face NCAA sanctions without APR improvement http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22462296.html#storylink=rss Missouri men’s basketball ranked 13th among 14 SEC teams in Academic Progress Rate when the NCAA released its data Wednesday, but the Tigers’ yearly score for 2013-14 was 851. Coach Kim Anderson’s program will need to do a good job retaining players and progressing those players toward degrees to avoid penalties in the coming years.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 16:51:39 CDT

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NCAA releases academic data: KU, K-State, Mizzou and UMKC teams post high scores http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22435770.html#storylink=rss The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rate data Wednesday, and no teams from Kansas City area Division I schools were penalized. Several teams from Kansas, Kansas State and Missouri posted perfect APRs or received national recognition.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 12:32:41 CDT

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Preseason projections rate Missouri football as a top 25 team once again http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22425711.html#storylink=rss Missouri isn’t favored in the SEC East by preseason football projections, but that shouldn’t come as a surprise. The Tigers, who reached the SEC Championship Game the last two seasons, are still receiving plenty of top 25 picks.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:42:14 CDT

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Heart of America college football games to air on KSMO, ESPN3 this fall http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22425531.html#storylink=rss All 12 Heart of America Athletic Conference football teams will appear on television at least once this season under a 13-game agreement between the conference and Niles Media Group announced Wednesday. The games will air on KSMO (Ch. 62) in the Kansas City area and online through ESPN3.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:39:44 CDT

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In Jordan-LeBron debate, Kansas’ Bill Self will stick with Michael Jordan ‘every day’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22438674.html#storylink=rss In a radio interview Wednesday, Jayhawks coach Bill Self remained true to his era, saying he would take Michael Jordan over LeBron James “every day.”

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Wed, 27 May 2015 12:57:42 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Maple Woods baseball coach Marty Kilgore to be honored for 500-win mark http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22369911.html#storylink=rss Maple Woods Community College baseball coach Marty Kilgore will be honored at 12:30 p.m. Thursday for surpassing 500 career victories.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:07:58 CDT

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