Big 12 Conference
Now the Big 12 Conference has a real debate to settle after both of its co-champions were left out of the four-team playoff.
The Bears are on the verge of another Big 12 title and still in contention for a spot in the new four-team playoff.
That record 82-point game is already in the past for No. 10 TCU. The Horned Frogs now have some road work to do Saturday, going to No. 20 West Virginia for the first of consecutive games that could have a significant impact on determining the Big 12 champion.
Jayhawks lost their sixth straight Big 12 game, falling to Texas Tech 34-21
With 10 teams playing a round-robin schedule and no championship game, the Big 12 is emphasizing its unique standing in the new playoff era.
The Big 12 is redesigning its logo, sticking with the same roman numerals for the 10-team conference.
Baylor arrived at Oklahoma State seeking its first win in Stillwater since 1939 — and a statement win to validate its case as a national championship contender.
TCU quarterback Casey Pachall never knew for sure if he was going to play for the first time since breaking his non-throwing arm seven weeks ago.
TCU hasn’t lost first three conference games in season in any league since 1997, when Horned Frogs lost first seven Western Athletic Conference games.
Forget for a second that Baylor is scoring an eye-popping 70 points per game. The Bears, and some other teams in the high-scoring Big 12, are doing solid work on the other side of the ball, too.
After rolling over three overmatched nonconference teams, the Bears opened Big 12 play with their best offensive game yet. They set a league record with 864 total yards in a 73-42 victory over West Virginia.
The Big 12 says there was no indisputable video evidence showing game officials made a mistake in ruling a Texas running back was down before the ball came loose late in the fourth quarter of the Longhorns’ 31-30 win over Iowa State.