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Jonathan Tjarks

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An award-winning freelance writer who has worked with the Dallas Morning News, the Austin American Statesman and Talking Points Memo, Jonathan Tjarks wanted to be an NBA player growing up. But he stopped growing at 6'5, so he became a writer instead.

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Crennel talks about losing Kevin Boss for season

The Kansas City coach talked about what losing the TE would mean to his team.

Missouri defeats UCF 21-16

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A third quarter punt return TD was the difference as the Tigers survived an upset scare from the Knights on Saturday.

Jim Leyland is a fan of the Royals' future

The Detroit Tigers manager is impressed with the young talent being assembled in Kansas City.

Bill Self in California to visit a Top 5 recruit.

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The Kansas Jayhawks coach will take his home visit to Aaron Gordon, the No. 5 player in the country.

Missouri Vs. South Carolina Final Score: Tigers Lose 31-10

The No. 7 South Carolina Gamecocks improved to 4-0 with a 31-10 blowout win against the Missouri Tigers on Saturday. Marcus Lattimore led the Gamecocks in rushing as well as receiving yards and...

Big 12 Power Rankings: Kansas State Leads Sporting News List

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The Wildcats were ranked on top of the conference based on the strength of their drubbing of Miami.

Scott Brooks Says Thunder's Kendrick Perkins 'Gives Us An Edge'

The Thunder coach praised his center when talking about how his team would match up with the new-look LA Lakers.

Royals Vs. White Sox: Tuesday's Lineups Released

The lineups for Tuesday's game between the AL Central leading Chicago White Sox and the Kansas City Royals.

Chiefs Vs. Saints Odds: Kansas City Opens As 10 Point Underdogs

Despite playing one of the only other 0-2 teams in the NFL, the Chiefs opened Week 3 as the biggest underdog in the league.

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