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Big 12 Week 13 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 4 months 4 weeks ago
TCU is still ahead of Baylor in the playoff rankings (for better or for worse) and will sit at home and watch this weekend. But Baylor still controls its own destiny and has a chance to earn some style points against Oklahoma State. Not to be left out, Kansas State is still in the Big 12 title mix but has to win in Morgantown. And when Kliff Kingsbury and Paul Rhoads get together in...

Big 12 Week 12 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 5 months 5 days ago
There is no way the Big 12's Week 12 slate will be able to match last weekend’s drama. TCU made a national statement, Baylor did something it’s never done in school history, Texas continued to right the ship and Kansas, well, acted all Kansas after beating Iowa State. Yes, Texas’ visit to Stillwater should be plenty entertaining. But that’s about it in...

Big 12 Week 11 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 5 months 1 week ago
All offseason long, the Big 12 pointed to Nov. 8 as its season-defining weekend, featuring a showdown of epic proportions that will likely decide the league championship and a possible College Football Playoff berth. We all just thought that game would be taking place in Norman rather than Fort Worth. Kansas State visiting TCU is a matchup of two top 10 teams and could not only...

Big 12 Week 10 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 5 months 2 weeks ago
The release of the first College Football Playoff rankings revealed some interesting statements about the Big 12. No. 7 TCU is ranked well ahead of No. 13 Baylor despite losing to the Bears. Kansas State, the Big 12's lone remaining unbeaten team in conference play, is No. 9 despite almost beating No. 3 Auburn. And the committee is clearly not respecting No. 20 West Virginia. ...

Big 12 Week 9 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 5 months 3 weeks ago
The Big 12 probably needs this type of weekend. Not to take anything away from West Virginia visiting Oklahoma State — which could be a battle for first place — but this entire league needed to catch its breath after last weekend. Forty percent of the Big 12 is off this weekend including both Baylor and Oklahoma, who will sit at home and lick their wounds. That still...

Big 12 Week 8 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 6 months 3 days ago
Few weekends in the Big 12 will be as important and as critical as Week 8. The top ranked team and lone unbeaten in on the road at one of the most difficult places to win in the league. Two of the greatest coaches in Big 12 history will battle in Norman with two ranked teams. And Oklahoma State has its first of many brutal road trips against a ranked TCU squad without its star quarterback....

Big 12 Second-Half Predictions and Midseason Review

By Braden Gall, 6 months 6 days ago
Entering the season, many believed the Big 12 to be a two-horse race between Baylor and Oklahoma. But at the midseason point, the Big 12 has as many teams ranked in the AP Top 15 as any other league in the nation. (Yes, that includes the SEC.) Those five teams ranked in the top 15 all feel like they have a legit shot at winning the Big 12 championship and likely landing one of the coveted...

Top ten true freshman performances: Week 7

By Evan Buhler, 6 months 6 days ago
Four of the top six true freshman performances over the weekend in college football came from former five-star running backs. We take a look at the full top ten..

Big 12 Week 7 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 6 months 1 week ago
The Big 12 was a huge part of the mass confusion that took place across the college football landscape last weekend. The conference figures to be in the spotlight once again as two of the nation’s 10 remaining unbeaten teams will battle in Waco. It means that the Red River Shoo… Rivalry isn’t even the biggest game in Texas this weekend.Week 7 Previews and Predictions:ACC...