Big 12 lunchtime links
November, 4, 2013
By Jake Trotter | ESPN.com
Amazing nobody drafted this guy:
- Baylor still needs help to reach the title game, explains the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Jimmy Burch. The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel says Art Briles is the perfect fit for Baylor. Bears QB Bryce Petty could have been a Sooner, writes The Oklahoman's Jason Kersey.
- The OU defense is preparing for mighty Baylor, writes the Tulsa World's Eric Bailey. OU needs to come out fighting like it's the year 2000, says the World's Guerin Emig.
- TCU coach Gary Patterson tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Stefan Stevenson he won’t consider staffing changes until season’s end.
- Oklahoma State is making rapid improvement across the board, writes the World's Jimmie Tramel.
- West Virginia RB Charles Sims delivered again in victory, writes the Charleston Gazette's Dave Hickman. The Mountaineers' victory over TCU was a month in the making.
- Texas Tech couldn't overcome Oklahoma State's intensity, writes the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's Don Williams.
- Kansas State has worked through its early-season struggles, according to Ken Corbitt of the Topeka Capital-Journal. The K-State receivers are making big catches.
- The Kansas QB rotation continues, writes the Topeka Capital-Journal's Ben Ward.
- Texas didn't dominate Kansas, but the Longhorns won easily.
- Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads' rare terseness is a telling sign, writes the Des Moines Register's Tommy Birch.
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BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
11:00 AM ET Nevada Louisiana-Lafayette 2:20 PM ET Utah State UTEP 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State