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2:09 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Big 12 Update: Cyclones Advance To Finals

Iowa State's Melvin Ejim (at right) scored a career-high 23 points and 12 rebounds.
Athletics Communications Iowa State Cyclones

With a large contingent of Iowa State fans clearly outnumbering the Oklahoma followers, the Cyclones advanced to the Big 12 tournament semifinals.

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Up to Date
11:45 am
Thu March 14, 2013

The Weekend To-Do List: March 14-17, 2013

Basketball

Looking for some fun (and the luck of the Irish) the weekend of March 14-17, 2013? Brian McTavish returns with the Weekend To-Do List.

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Sports
5:00 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Tournament Play Starts For Area Teams

Missouri Valley Conference Commissioner Doug Elgin
Greg Echlin KCUR

Conference tournament basketball begins for the three area major schools today. Missouri plays in its first Southeastern Conference tournament game tonight in Nashville as the number-6 seed.  In Kansas City at the Big 12 tournament, top-seeded Kansas plays this afternoon at 2, then K-State takes the floor tonight at 6.

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Sports
9:06 am
Mon March 11, 2013

Big 12 Tournament Set

The Big 12 brackets are set for the men's tournament in Kansas City.

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Cops & Crime
4:50 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

Glass Shell Damaged At Sprint Center

Two large panes of glass that make up the outer wall of the Kansas City Sprint Center broke today, as the Big 12 men’s basketball tournament was set to begin.

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KCUR News
10:29 am
Mon June 14, 2010

More Than Sports At Stake In Big 12 Shake-Up

Kansas City, MO – There figures to be strong aftershocks this week in college athletics after last week's departures by Nebraska and Colorado from the Big 12 Conference. Decisions this week by the remaining schools in the Big 12 will determine whether the conference survives.

Metaphorically speaking, the tectonic plates represent the schools in the north like KU, K-State and Missouri and the Texas schools in the south.

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KCUR News
5:36 pm
Wed June 9, 2010

Big 12 Unraveling?

Kansas City – The Omaha World Herald said it in its lead sentence published today (Wed., June 9): That an executive at a Big 12 school expects Nebraska to become a member of the Big 10 Conference by as early as Friday. Conference affiliation is on the agenda Friday for the Nebraska Board of Regents meeting. There is also a report out of Texas from Chip Brown, who used to write for The Dallas Morning News. He writes on Orange bloods-dot-com that there's an informal agreement for the Huskers to leave for the Big 10.

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