Big 12 Articles

Bronco Mendenhall
It’s rare to see a college football coach hire catch the media by surprise. In most coaching searches, the names and interest level between the candidates and the programs are known and rumored about until the job is filled. However,...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
Conference champions have been decided, the College Football Playoff is set and the 2015 bowl season will kick off with five games on Dec. 19. So with the exception of Saturday's Army vs. Navy matchup, the regular season is over. So let's...
John La Fleur
12 months ago
Nick Saban
College football’s 2015 regular season is over and all 41 bowl and playoff matchups are set. The bowl season kicks off in Orlando with the inaugural Cure Bowl on Dec. 19 and concludes with the national championship in Glendale...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
Bob Stoops
Before the 2014 season kicked off, Oklahoma was seen as one of the favorites for a spot in the inaugural College Football Playoff field. When the final gun sounded on their season, the 8-5 Sooners had put together one of the most disappointing...
Allen Kenney
12 months ago
Dabo Swinney
The matchups for the 2015-16 College Football Playoff are set. Clemson ranked as the No. 1 team in the committee’s rankings in each release, and the Tigers held on for the top overall seed for the playoff. Coach Dabo Swinney’s team will...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
Christian McCaffrey
Week 14 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises.  With another weekend of action in the books, it’s time to hand...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
Week 14 of the college football season is officially in the books. With the playoff and bowl picture coming into focus, there were no shortage of critical games or must-see matchups on Saturday. And the weekend slate produced its share of...
Steven Lassan
12 months ago
ESPN’s SEC Storied documentary, “The Play That Changed College Football” tells the story of the first college football conference championship game, pitting undefeated Alabama against 8-3 Florida in 1992. Sorry if I spoil anything...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Michigan State Spartans
I wrapped up one of my best seasons against the spread last week with a modest 3-2 mark. Betting against Les Miles was a mistake on so many levels. However, after going 3-2 last week, I've finished the year 50-33. I, and every gambler on...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Marquise Williams
Conference championship games are a key part of every college football season. It’s the last chance for Heisman candidates to make an impression, there’s playoff implications among the Power 5 leagues, and these games also play a role...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Wendell Smallwood
This game has lost a little of its luster given that Kansas State will be bowl eligible no matter the outcome on Saturday. The Wildcats are coming off two straight wins, one of which was a come-from-behind victory over Iowa State two...
Jeremy Simon
1 year ago
At one point, Baylor’s season finale against Texas looked like one last hurdle for the Bears en route to a Big 12 title and College Football Playoff bid. Meanwhile, Texas was going to be playing for postseason positioning. Fast-forward....
Allen Kenney
1 year ago
Deshaun Watson
Week 14 is the final weekend of college football's 2015 regular season. Bowl season is just around the corner, but several big matchups with playoff implications are slated for Saturday. Week 14 starts on Friday night in Detroit, as...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
What a long, strange trip this college football season has been — and it's not over yet. On Saturday, the best of the best from FBS conferences around the country will square of in their annual conference championship games (If a...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Lane Kiffin
There are numerous college football head coaching vacancies this season that are likely keeping their respective athletic directors up at night. Some, like Virginia Tech’s Whit Babcock, have already filled their head coaching spot (Justin...
Aaron Tallent
1 year ago
Connor Cook
The College Football Playoff Committee released its fifth set of top 25 rankings of the 2015 season on Tuesday night. Clemson remained No. 1 for the fifth straight week in a row, followed by Alabama at No. 2, Oklahoma at No. 3 and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
C.J. Beathard
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is less than three weeks away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Derrick Henry
Week 13 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises.  With another weekend of action in the books, it’s time to hand...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Derrick Henry
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Week 13 of the college football season is officially in the books. With the playoff and bowl picture coming into focus, there were no shortage of critical games or must-see matchups on Saturday. And the weekend slate produced its share of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Iowa Hawkeyes
Seriously, I am cruising right now. In fact, I am scared to pick any games because strange things happen on rivalry weekend, and I don't want to screw up my sterling 11-2 record over the last two weeks. But, like going back for that...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Trevone Boykin
Baylor’s late November road trip at TCU was supposed to be one of the biggest matchups in college football this preseason. Fast forward to November and the Friday night showdown in Fort Worth is still a big game, but this matchup has lost...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Baker Mayfield
Had Oklahoma State won last week against Baylor, we’d be talking about this Saturday’s match-up as the biggest game in the history of the Bedlam rivalry. Nevertheless, the Sooners and Cowboys have plenty to play for, not the least of...
Allen Kenney
1 year ago
Jake Coker
The College Football Playoff Committee released its fourth set of top 25 rankings of the 2015 season on Tuesday night. Clemson remained No. 1 for the fourth straight week in a row, followed by Alabama at No. 2, Oklahoma at No. 3...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Charlie Strong
Bowl hopes, bragging rights within the state of Texas and finishing the season on a high note are just a few of the goals in mind for Texas Tech and Texas when the two programs meet on Thanksgiving night in Austin. The Red Raiders clinched a bowl...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
1 year ago

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