Big 12 Articles

Thursday night will set the tone for the remainder of the season in the Big 12 and perhaps the BCS race, but it won’t be the only important action in the Big 12 this week.Not all of the four teams in Big 12 contention will be challenged this...
David Fox
1 year ago
Bryce Petty
Baylor enters the final month of the season on the verge of a special year. The Bears won 18 games from 2011-12, but coach Art Briles has positioned this team for a run at the national championship.Baylor has rolled to a 7-0 start, winning five...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Thursday we’ve all be waiting for is here as Oregon visits Stanford and Oklahoma visits Baylor. On this week’s edition of the Cover 2, hosts Braden Gall and David Fox prepare you for Thursday plus action for Saturday.On this week...
David Fox
1 year ago
According to several media reports, Texas is set to hire Arizona State’s Steve Patterson as its next athletic director. Patterson graduated from Texas’ Law School in 1984 and edged West Virginia’s Oliver Luck for the job.Patterson...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Connor Cook
With 10 weeks in the books, college football’s bowl picture is starting to clear.The third release of the BCS standings saw another change at the top. Florida State passed Oregon for the No. 2 spot behind Alabama. However, if both teams win...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Mike London
College football’s coach on the hot seat carousel took an odd turn last week, as FAU’s Carl Pelini resigned over illegal drug use. Pelini’s resignation was the fourth coaching change of 2013, and the first since Miami (Ohio)...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Andrew Wiggins
This preview and more on Kansas and the Big 12 are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 5 Kansas Facts & FiguresLast season: 31-6 (14-4 Big...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
This Q&A and more on Oklahoma State and the Big 12 are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Marcus Smart stunned the basketball world when he...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Finally, in the first week of November, the preseason favorite to win the Big 12 started to look the part.Oklahoma State defeated Texas Tech 52-34 in Lubbock in its most complete game of the season, just in time for the Cowboys’ toughest part...
David Fox
1 year ago
By virtue of the process of elimination, Clint Chelf entered the season as one of the most experienced quarterbacks in the Big 12.After the opener, he also had the least firm grip on his starting job when he was replaced by J.W. Walsh. But in the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Every league race is all about momentum. For sure, the Big 12 has packed a ton if it for only 10 teams.Oklahoma State has it. So does Kansas State. Texas Tech doesn’t.The Cowboys’ offense is starting to round into form just in time to...
David Fox
1 year ago
If Saturday seemed quiet, that was with good reason.No Alabama. No Oregon. No Stanford. No Oklahoma. No Baylor.In their place, Florida State and Ohio State took the opportunity in a less-crowded schedule to prove their mettle.The Seminoles made the...
David Fox
1 year ago
Desmond Roland
Mike Gundy and the No. 18 Oklahoma State Cowboys travel to Lubbock, Texas to take on Kliff Kingsbury and the No. 15 Texas Tech Red Raiders in this Big 12 conference game at 7:00 pm ET on FOX. With both teams already suffering a conference loss, the...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Georgia Bulldogs
Like it or not, Las Vegas rarely gets it wrong, so tracking betting lines should always be a big part of each football weekend — even if there are no bets on the line. If you follow me on Twitter (of course you do), you'll know that I...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Telvin Smith
Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the best one-on-one matchups to watch in college football. Here are the most important games within the game to watch this weekend:Duke Johnson, RB vs. Telvin Smith, LB (Miami vs. Florida St.)The only...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Oklahoma-Baylor is a week away, so this week the Big 12 action will boil down to a game between the other Oklahoma school and the other pass-happy surprise team in Texas.Oklahoma State and Texas Tech meet both with one conference loss in a game...
David Fox
1 year ago
Bryce Petty
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
College football’s best month of the year begins Friday.The national title contenders have been established, the Heisman field has been narrowed and many of the seasons that have gone wrong are still salvageable thanks to rivalry games at the...
David Fox
1 year ago
The college football season enters November with a less-than-stellar week of games, but hosts Braden Gall and David Fox try to make the best of it.On this week’s podcast:• Reviewing wins by Oregon and Stanford, setting up a major...
David Fox
1 year ago
Charlie Weis
After a flurry of activity in late September/early October, the college football coach carousel has been quiet in the last few weeks. But is a period of calm signaling a busy offseason? It’s not out of the question.Texas’ Mack Brown...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jerry Kill
With nine weeks in the books, college football’s bowl picture is starting to clear.The second release of the BCS standings saw an expected change, as Oregon passed Florida State for the No. 2 spot. The Ducks have the edge in strength of...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Texas Tech alternate
When Texas Tech and Kansas State meet on Nov. 9, the Red Raiders will be wearing an alternate jersey, which was created to bring awareness for the Lone Survivor Foundation. The foundation helps wounded service members and their families with...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Lache Seastrunk
The Big 12 lost an undefeated team but re-gained another legitimate contender in the league race.Oklahoma handed Texas Tech its first loss of the season with a 38-30 victory in Norman to give the Big 12 four teams tied in the win column with four...
David Fox
1 year ago
Connor Shaw
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
1 year ago

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