1:50 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell We're going to go ahead and sign off on our live coverage from Big 12 media days. Be sure to look below for: • **Notes from Self talking at the podium and in one-on-one interviews.** • **Short videos with Big 12 director of officiating ...
- Oct. 22, 2013
**4:58 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell** Matt and I just finished up this video chat, talking about the biggest takeaways we had from Day 2 in Dallas. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=invTemTLWZg With that, we're going to wrap up our coverage from Big 12 media days. Be sure to check back to KUsports.com for ...
- July 23, 2013
**9:00 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell** Here's a video wrap-up from Matt and me discussing the KU news of the day and the controversy that was Weis' "pile of crap" comment. With that, we're going to sign off from Big 12 media days in Dallas. Be sure to check back ...
- July 22, 2013
Big 12 media days coverage: Will Toben Opurum play both ways in 2012? Also, Charlie Weis admits interest in potential Penn State transfers
7:05 p.m.: By Jesse Newell About to hop on a plane to get back to Kansas, so we're going to sign off for our live coverage from Big 12 media days. Be sure to check back to the site Wednesday for additional stories and notes from today's event. 4:59 p.m.: ...
- July 24, 2012
Big 12 media days, Day 1: Wrap-up video, plus KSU linebacker Tre Walker says MU's departure has made KU-KSU rivalry stronger
http://www2.kusports.com/photos/2012/jul/23/238056/ **8:07 p.m.: By Jesse Newell** Here's a final wrap-up video from Day 1 of Big 12 media days, where Matt and I talk about the biggest takeaways we had from Monday's interviews. With that, we're going to wrap up our live coverage from here in Dallas. Be sure to ...
- July 23, 2012
I want to start this blog entry by thanking the loyal readers, fans and commenters of KUsports.com. For more than three years, I've had the honor of keeping the Conference Chatter blog, where I've detailed my observations about hot topics in the Big 12. I reflect with fond memories, for ...
- Oct. 7, 2011
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-G_Cef05-U Here are my week 5 Big 12 football picks for this weekend's slate of games. The results, so far, for this season's picks: **Season, straight up:** 24-6 **Season, vs. spread:** 13-11 Picking against the spread isn't easy. Someone on the blog last week asked if I take these picks ...
- Sept. 30, 2011
http://www2.kusports.com/users/esorrentino/photos/2011/sep/26/221588/ I feel the need to issue digital props to Oklahoma State fans for showing some conference pride this weekend in College Station, Texas. In a riveting, back-and-forth battle between top 10 teams, No. 7 Oklahoma State held on for a 30-29 victory over No. 8 Texas A&M on Saturday ...
- Sept. 26, 2011
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vq9g-gJrNI I feel the need for a baseball-inspired lead-in to the blog this week after seeing an advanced screening of 'Moneyball' last night in Kansas City, Mo. Very enjoyable film, especially for baseball dorks like myself. Brad Pitt was a very believable Billy Beane, the Oakland A's general manager who ...
- Sept. 23, 2011
In trying to keep up with college football realignment, a few questions have repeatedly crept into my mind during this time of anxiety and uncertainty. How exactly did we get to this point in the first place? Did Big 12 commissioner Dan Beebe destroy the league by allowing for the ...
- Sept. 19, 2011