Big 12 lunchtime links
November, 6, 2013
By Jake Trotter | ESPN.com
The Big 12 released its 2014 football schedule. Texas Tech will travel to Oklahoma State on Sept. 25 for the first conference game:
- Baylor QB Bryce Petty is ready for a challenge, according to the Dallas Morning News' Josh Friemel.
- Can Kansas State's blueprint for beating Baylor really work for Oklahoma? The Tulsa World's examines the question.
- The Kansas WR corps is showing promise lately, writes the Topeka Capital-Journal's Ben Ward. The Jayhawks' play these final four games will define their season, coach Charlie Weis told the Kansas City Star's Rustin Dodd.
- The Dallas Morning News' Chuck Carlton weighs in on the five issues new Texas athletic director Steve Patterson faces. Here are 10 things to know about Patterson.
- Injured Iowa State linebacker Luke Knott is embracing his new role, writes the Des Moines Register's Tommy Birch.
- Taking a shot on former Kansas cornerback Tyler Patmon has paid off for the Cowboys, writes The Oklahoman's John Helsley. The Tulsa World's Jimmie Tramel examines Oklahoma State's 1988 team. The Cowboys are honoring Barry Sanders' team Saturday.
- Could Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro become a finalist for the Biletnikoff Award, given to the nation's top WR? The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's Don Williams answers the question.
- The Texas Tech offense is nothing Kansas State hasn't seen already, according to the Kansas City Star's Kellis Robinett.
- West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen is still not discussing bowl eligibility possibilities, reports the Charleston Gazette's Dave Hickman. The Mountaineers are ready for the resurgent Longhorns, writes the Charleston Daily-Mail's Mike Casazza.
- TCU coach Gary Patterson tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Stefan Stevenson that he will tone it down on the sidelines.
Oklahoma State Upsets Oklahoma In OT
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
7:24 4th Qtr 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 8:47 2nd Qtr Western Michigan 10 Air Force 13 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6
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