Texas guard Martez Walker, who had been suspended while facing misdemeanor assault charges involving his girlfriend, has withdrawn from school, university officials said Thursday.
As the season has seen the rise of Mississippi State football, quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged on the scene as one of college football’s best. Is Prescott the best player in college football?
There are a few things to watch on Saturday, when the Big 12’s top game is usually the Red River Rivalry. But this year, that’s not even the biggest game in Texas.
Baylor and TCU first played each other in 1899, when both Christian schools were still located in Waco.
Oklahoma’s star-studded defense was expected to match its explosive offense this season.
Trevone Boykin remembers that good feeling after his first victory as TCU’s starting quarterback, and thinking then about the potential for the Horned Frogs.
Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.
As for the No. 5 Bears having to depend on their running game, needing some big special teams plays and scoring only half their previous season average in a grind-it-out 28-7 win at Texas, that doesn’t bother Briles, either.
Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury sees plenty of confidence and swagger during practices. When it comes to game days, that bluster evaporates.
The Sooners’ hated rival pops up on the schedule just in time to help them refocus after their first loss. Oklahoma fell at TCU last Saturday and dropped from No. 4 to No. 11 in the Top 25.
The Texas-Oklahoma game is typically a bellwether matchup for the Big 12 title race. It’s not even the biggest game in Texas this weekend.
TCU coach Gary Patterson can’t forget the big plays, the ones against his team in those close Big 12 losses to Oklahoma.