Two teams sit firmly atop the Big 12 as the 2015 season approaches. Here are five Big 12 Conference games that you should make a point to watch.
Baylor, Kansas State and Oklahoma State are the Big 12 teams that won’t play a non-conference game against a team from another of the Power Five conferences.
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops says reinstated running back Joe Mixon deserves a chance to redeem himself after being charged with punching a woman in the face.
TCU and coach Gary Patterson are now trying to prove right the people who have tabbed the Horned Frogs as the preseason Big 12 favorite.
The Big 12 is further restricting the NCAA rule on contact in football practice by allowing two tackling sessions per week, including a game.
Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby doesn’t believe his league is at any disadvantage with 10 teams, and says there isn’t any real push for expansion.
Big 12 schools will split up a record $252 million in revenue, the ninth year in a row of increases.
The Big 12 is keeping its men’s basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, and the conference plans play the baseball and for women’s basketball tournaments in Oklahoma City for multiple years.
Tres Barrera hit a bases-loaded single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending Texas to a 4-3 victory over Baylor on Thursday in the winners’ bracket of the Big 12 Tournament.
Sheldon Neuse broke a tie with a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning and had a three-run double in the eighth in Oklahoma’s 6-1 victory over West Virginia.
Corey Taylor limited top-seeded TCU to just four hits over five innings and Eric Gutierrez homered and drove in three runs as Texas Tech routed the defending champions 8-1 Thursday at the Big 12 tournament.
The Big 12 will only need one championship trophy this season. Conference officials have agreed to break a tie for first-place in the standings with head-to-head results.