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Sports media notebook: ESPN's 'College GameDay' will be at KU-Missouri game Saturday

by Mel Bracht Published: February 2, 2012

* The ORU men's basketball team will be part of ESPN's 10th annual BracketBusters. The Golden Eagles will host Akron at 1 p.m. Feb. 11 on either ESPN or ESPN2.

* ESPN airs the Chris Paul PBA Celebrity Bowling Invitational at 3 p.m. Sunday. The event, taped January 12 in Los Angeles, features a host of stars, including L.A. Clippers star Blake Griffin and Miami Dolphins running back Reggie Bush.

* HBO's “World Championship Boxing” returns with a card at 9 p.m. Saturday from the Alamodome in San Antiono. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (44-0-1, 31 KOs) defends his middleweight title against fellow Mexican Marco Antonio Rubio (53-5-1, 46 KOs). The co-feature is a junior featherweight title fight pitting Nonito Donaire (27-1, 18 KOs) against Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (21-1-1, 18 KOs).

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
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