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Which team has the most returning starters in the Big 12?

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The Big 12 is one of the toughest conferences to predict this preseason. No Big 12 team managed to crack Athlon's projected final top 15 for 2013, as Oklahoma State, Texas, TCU and Oklahoma all ranked between 16-20.

It’s not the biggest indicator when predicting success, but returning starters are an interesting trend to look at before the season starts.

With 17 returning starters, Texas has the most in the Big 12 for 2013. Will that be enough for the Longhorns to get back to a BCS bowl? It's now or never for Mack Brown, especially with the rest of the conference in transition. 

Team

Offense

Defense

Overall

Baylor

4

7

11

Iowa State

5

4

9

Kansas

3

3

6

Kansas State

8

2

10

Oklahoma

7

4

11

Oklahoma State

5

7

12

TCU

5

9

13

Texas

8

9

17

Texas Tech

4

7

11

West Virginia

4

7

11

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