Giving up a 30-2 run: Not advisable in the NBA playoffs.
Mac Engel of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram says Gary Patterson has perfected the art of nonconference scheduling. (Couldn't agree more with this.)
SI.com's Andy Staples released his preseason top 25 and has TCU leading the way for the Big 12 and no Oklahoma State.
Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman tells you what his Hall of Fame induction means for Rod Shoate's family, and asks if Bob Stoops made a fair point about the SEC.
Baylor reached another milestone in the plans to build its new stadium.
Geno Smith's vulnerability is attracting bullies. Gregg Doyel of CBSSports.com doesn't like bullies very much.
New Kansas assistant Kale Pick's old teammates think he'll make a great coach, writes Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World.
The Dallas Morning News looks at five questions for Texas Tech.
Clint Trickett shook up the West Virginia quarterback race, writes Jim Butta of the Parkersburg News and Sentinel.