Lunch links: Snyder's big-time impact
August, 6, 2013
By David Ubben | ESPN.com
Bill Snyder: Still the best.
- Vahe Gregorian of the Kansas City Star writes about Bill Snyder's off-field impact in Manhattan, including when he prevented one player from committing suicide.
- Iowa State is wearing some 1920s throwback uniforms as a tribute to Jack Trice during this year's game against Iowa. Good look.
- Incoming Oklahoma freshman D.J. Ward will be out awhile because of a spleen issue.
- The Kansas City Star's Rustin Dodd looks at Charlie Weis' penchant for giving second chances as it relates to running back Darrian Miller and others, which has had mixed results.
- Dana Holgorsen still needs leadership from his Mountaineers, and Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail takes you on a tour of WVU's facilities.
- Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune asked around and has a few breakout candidates for the Cyclones this fall. Iowa State's team speed has impressed Paul Rhoads, too.
- Very, very cool new "Inside the Program" show from SoonerSports.tv. Get a look inside preseason camp at OU, and Keith Ford brought the boomstick to camp.
- Newfound health could be a huge boost for Kansas linebacker Schyler Miles, writes Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World.
- Oklahoma State safety Daytawion Lowe sits down for a Q&A.
- Colleague Ivan Maisel writes about Kliff Kingsbury's immediate impact of being a young coach. And is receiver Shawn Corker poised for a breakout season in Lubbock?
- Is West Virginia the best program in college football without a national title?
Big 12 Weekend Wrap: Dec. 9
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
8:48 2nd Qtr Utah State 7 UTEP 3 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16
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