In a few weeks, students around the country will return to their college campuses to accrue more debt while skipping Friday classes to find themselves while sunning in the commons. College isn't the chosen path for many Major Leaguers, who may jump straight from high school, or be signed out of Latin America at a young age. But for many players, college baseball is a major part of the development process, with many Royals players finding great success in the college game.
Below are 26 selected Royals players, many of which went to major colleges, but a few who went to some smaller ones you may not have heard of. How many alma maters can you name?