Big 12 lunchtime links
December, 23, 2013
By Max Olson | ESPN.com
While this Sunday story isn't about Big 12 football, it's well worth your time.
- Clint Chelf is the hometown hero of Enid, Okla. Oklahoma State last played Missouri on the road two years ago, but this Mizzou team is better in a few areas.
- Could Michigan State's Mark Dantonio emerge as a candidate for the Texas job? More long-shot options to consider here from USA Today, including Steve Spurrier.
- Baylor wants to take the "next step" in its development with a new nutrition center. Its Fiesta Bowl foe, UCF, is losing its defensive coordinator to Rhode Island.
- Oklahoma might want to play both Blake Bell and Trevor Knight in the Sugar Bowl.
- Kansas State's Daniel Sams is full of confidence going into the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.
- According to Forbes, TCU spends more on football than any other team in Texas.
- Texas Tech QB commit Patrick Mahomes was named Texas APSE player of the year.
- Iowa State picked up a pledge from a local running back recruit.
- John Reagan will be entrusted with plenty of responsibility as Kansas' new offensive coordinator.
- ESPN scouts say West Virginia's Charles Sims projects as a top-10 running back in the 2014 NFL draft.
Big 12 Weekend Wrap: Dec. 9
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