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K-State coach Bruce Weber on the future, KU’s new recruit and Mizzou is now ranked

We’re covering the colleges on SportsBeat KC, the Star’s sports podcast.
We’re covering the colleges on SportsBeat KC, the Star’s sports podcast. The Kansas City Star

This week’s college episode is happening as the football and basketball seasons begin their crossover.

K-State beat writer Kellis Robinett tracked down Wildcats’ basketball coach Bruce Weber for an exclusive interview.

Jesse Newell, who covers KU, provides the update on the latest basketball commitment and the first to pledge after the Jayhawks received their Notice of Allegations from the NCAA.

Meanwhile, columnist Vahe Gregorian provides the update on Mizzou’s newly minted top 25 ranked football program.

Read the stories we discussed:

How Bruce Weber recruited one of the nation’s top-rated basketball classes: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article236077988.html

‘I’m staying home:’ Why former KC high schooler says he committed to KU basketball: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article236199038.html

KU has new offensive coordinator. His contract suggests he’ll get a long look: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article236241153.html

After opening loss to Wyoming, Mizzou’s defense is big reason for five-game winning streak: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article236241153.html

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