Big 12 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.
Texas and coach Mack Brown would be in rough shape if they lost to the Cyclones, who appear to be among the weaker teams in the Big 12.
A large contingent of Longhorns fans have been calling for Texas to fire head coach Mack Brown. Now, a Longhorns legend is jumping in on the debate.
The starters for the 20th-ranked Bears have played less than 25 minutes combined in two victories. They have already scored 101 points, an average of four points a minute.
The Alamo Bowl will get the first pick from the Big 12 under a new six-year deal with the Pac-12 announced Friday.
Texas Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury has a lot of expectations ahead of him, becoming one of the youngest coaches in Division IA football at the age of 33.
The Big 12 is facing an identity crisis at quarterback. There will be many new faces next fall, as seven of the league’s 10 teams had senior quarterbacks.