Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 5.21.12

Apr 28, 2012; Lawrence, KS, USA; Kansas Jayhawks running back Tony Pierson (3) is tackled by cornerback Dexter Linton (23) in the first half of the Spring Game at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-US PRESSWIRE

Kansas Athletics

Name recognition: Campo widely respected, especially by Texans | KUsports.com
Good for Kansas, my biggest question is how long we keep him around.

My reaction to last week's Champions Bowl announcement, plus some realignment links from the weekend | Tale of the Tait | KUsports.com
Good snapshot of what the Friday announcement means.

Big 12

Report: Big 12 still split on expansion | CollegeFootballTalk
The Tulsa World‘s Dave Sittler tweeted Sunday afternoon that, regarding expansion, four Big 12 schools are okay with the idea, four are one the fence, one is pushing hard in favor of it and one is pushing hard to prevent it.

Champions Bowl

College football -- Big 12-SEC bowl a death knell for ACC? - ESPN
The Big 12 and SEC are starting their version of the Rose Bowl. And that's bad news for the ACC and Big East.

SEC, Big 12 use bowl game deal to get leverage in BCS playoff - Stewart Mandel - SI.com
With a four-team playoff now imminent and the face of college football's postseason about to undergo a reconstructive makeover, the SEC and Big 12 made a bold statement Friday, proving they'll most definitely be at the center of it.

Big 12, SEC announce a deal for champions to play in bowl game - NCAA Football - SI.com
"This new game will provide a great matchup between the two most successful conferences in the BCS era and will complement the exciting postseason atmosphere created by the new four-team model. Most importantly, it will provide our student-athletes, coaches and fans with an outstanding bowl experience."

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