Big 12 lunchtime links

December, 19, 2013
Mario Chalmers best be careful:
  • A grand jury cleared Baylor safety Ahmad Dixon of wrongdoing in an incident in which he was accused of assaulting a man he believed stole his television set, the Waco Tribune-Herald's Tommy Witherspoon reported.
  • The Dallas Morning News' Tim Cowlishaw suggests the Longhorns aim lower in their coaching search. Missouri coach Gary Pinkel, a former Big 12 counterpart, called Mack Brown "legendary."
  • Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads discussed when he hopes to have an offensive coordinator hired.
  • Linebacker Jonathan Truman has added to Kansas State's walk-on legacy, the Topeka Capital-Journal's Corbin McGuire details.
  • TCU made the Sonny Cumbie hire official. Cumbie will be co-offensive coordinator and coach QBs.
  • Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops talked trick plays with The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel.
  • Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said he would draft Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel No. 1 overall.
  • Oklahoma State center Jake Jenkins will face the team he de-committed from in the AT&T Cotton Bowl. The Tulsa World's Jimmie Tramel has the interview.



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