Big 12 lunchtime links
November, 26, 2013
By Jake Trotter | ESPN.com
On your mark, get set, go...
- Coach Charlie Weis is mum about who will start at quarterback for Kansas in the Sunflower Showdown, reports the Lawrence Journal-World's Matt Tait.
- Kansas State is turning the Sunflower Showdown into the Sunflower Beatdown, in the opinion of the Kansas City Star's Kellis Robinette.
- QB Clint Chelf had a performance for the Oklahoma State ages, according to The Oklahoman's Gina Mizell. The paper's Berry Tramel says coach Mike Gundy has cost Chelf memorable moments by preventing him from speaking with the media.
- Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops is impressed with Oklahoma State's defense, reports The Oklahoman's Jason Kersey. The Sooners are beaten up going into Bedlam, according to the Tulsa World's Guerin Emig.
- The Longhorns miss playing Texas A&M on Thanksgiving, according to the Dallas Morning News' Chuck Carlton. QB David Ash is done for the year and will apply for a medical redshirt.
- Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro was somehow left off the Mackey Award finalist list. The Dallas Morning News' Mike Graham wonders how Amaro will respond against Texas.
- The Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Stefan Stevenson examines what is going on with suspended TCU running back Waymon James.
- The Baylor players vow to reach remaining dreams with their BCS title shot gone, reports Jimmy Burch of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Running back Shock Linwood is losing sleep over the loss to Oklahoma State, he tells the Dallas Morning News' Kate Hairopoulos.
- The Mountaineers are focused on the finale, writes the Charleston Gazette's Dave Hickman.
- Iowa State will be enclosing the south end zone of Jack Trice Stadium.
Big 12 Weekend Wrap: Dec. 9
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
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