Kansas State Wildcats
Baylor is in the same position as a year ago, with its home finale being a de facto Big 12 championship game. The defending champion Bears have even more at stake this time.
Just imagine what K-State fans will call Gary Patterson if his Horned Frogs win at home Saturday night against the conference-leading Wildcats.
TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin finished the last game by encouraging the kicker before the game-winning field goal and apologizing to teammates in the locker room for his subpar performance.
The game matching Horned Frogs coach Gary Patterson against his alma mater will have huge implications in the Big 12 race, as well as in the College Football Playoff rankings.
TCU is preparing for another Top 10 matchup, this time at home against Kansas State. Meanwhile, defending Big 12 champion team Baylor is headed up to Oklahoma.
The highest point total in TCU history came three days before the release of the first rankings from the College Football Playoff selection committee. Coincidence?
With the emergence of quarterback Tyrone Swoopes as a dangerous run-pass threat, Texas has a more diversified offense under Charlie Strong. And that’s giving Kansas State coach Bill Snyder plenty of reason to worry.
Patrick Mahomes could start in place of sophomore Davis Webb after a shoulder injury to his non-throwing arm in the fourth quarter of Texas Tech’s 45-35 loss at Oklahoma State last week.
The Big 12 Conference has suspended a replay official and replay communicator after a questionable play wasn’t reviewed in 19th-ranked Kansas State’s 32-28 victory at Iowa State.
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said on Friday, at the end of the league’s spring meetings, that the eight continuing members of the league will each get about $23 million.
Marcus Smart and Phil Forte combined for 31 points in the second half to help Oklahoma State pull away for a 77-61 win over Kansas State on Monday night.
Wesley Iwundu recovered a loose ball and answered with a three-point play to give Kansas State the final boost it needed to secure a 60-56 road win over Texas Tech on Tuesday night.