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Daily Round Up: May 21, 2016

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BCS National Championship - Alabama v Texas Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images

Our group of misfit players won the Big 12 baseball title. The Horns swept the TCU series and picked up the final win on Saturday to claim the 2018 title.

Shaka Smart is looking at Iowa State assistant basketball coach Neill Barry to replace Mike Morrell. Berry has also coached at South Carolina and Western Kentucky.

The Texas offensive line should get better with the addition of Calvin Anderson. Anderson helped Rice offense rush for an average 187 yards per game and according to Pro Football Focus, his impact “should be felt immediately.”

About that Texas-Alabama series...Texas dominated until you know when.

What’s trending?

Kansas fired their AD over lack of progress. Do the Jayhawks expect any AD to turn their football team into a winning program?

The NCAA will now allow championship games to be played in states that allow sports betting. The NCAA still will not allow championship events from taking place in states that allow single-game wagers.

Athletic programs are looking into ways to be compensated for increased compliance costs due to the legalization of sports betting in some states. Missouri, Rutgers, West Virginia, Marshall and UConn participated in meetings with the professional sports leagues, casino and state lottery officials.