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From the Allstate Sugar Bowl to the Motel 6 Cactus Bowl, here's a ranking of all the Big 12 bowl games.
The Big 12 had tough choices for Coach of the Year, where it couldn't go wrong, and at first-team quarterback with an embarrassment of riches.
Houston second to none in Texas
Houston isn't a Power 5 job, but it has become better than most of its Power 5 competitors in Texas. During the last two seasons, the Cougars' record is much better than its Power 5 rivals.
A look at the 10 best Big 12 games of the 2016 season, games with crazy endings, classic performances and controversy.
A look at the best players in the Big 12 that you're likely to hear from again.
Kenny Hill Bowl would have been fun
It could have been a matchup of Texas A&M, where Kenny Hill played as a freshman in 2014, against TCU, where Hill has been the starter for most of the 2016 season following his transfer up Highway 6. Dream bowls
Oklahoma's Dede Westbrook on offense, Jordan Willis of Kansas State on defense are standouts among the coaches' All-Big-12 selections.
Not all records are created equal. Some teams fatten up on cupcakes to secure wins, while others load up on tough teams despite the risk of losses. You'll notice the difference this bowl season.
We unveiled our 2016 ESPN.com All-Big 12 team on Tuesday morning, but we couldn't just stop there.
The Big 12 was once again known for its explosive offenses, so of course Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield and DeDe Westbrook led the way this season.
Georgia will play with urgency vs. TCU
In a disappointing debut season for Kirby Smart, Georgia could use a win in the Liberty Bowl more than TCU. Adam Rittenberg picks the motivated Bulldogs to win. Bowl predictions
Although Oklahoma didn't go to the College Football Playoff, its 9-0 whipping of the rest of the Big 12 makes it a no-brainer atop the power rankings.
Both Liberty Bowl participants closed the regular season skidding, with Georgia going 3-3 down the stretch and TCU losing four of its last six.
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
TCU was a playoff darkhorse in August. The Horned Frogs, at 6-6, are headed to the Liberty bowl to face Georgia after four straight home defeats. On Saturday, in a 30-6 home loss to Kansas State, TCU's streak of 41 straight games with a sack -- tied for the longest nationally and second longest in Big 12 history -- came to an end. Some soul-searching ahead for coach Gary Patterson's program.
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
TCU was a playoff darkhorse in August. The Horned Frogs, at 6-6, are headed to the Liberty bowl to face Georgia after four straight home defeats. On Saturday, in a 30-6 home loss to Kansas, TCU's streak of 41 straight games with a sack -- tied for the longest nationally and second longest in Big 12 history -- came to an end. Some soul-searching ahead for coach Gary Patterson's program.
Bob Bowlsby is looking for answers from College Football Playoff officials after Ohio State made the playoff without winning its conference and Washington had a weak nonconference schedule.
Jesse Ertz ran for a career-high 170 yards with a touchdown and threw an 83-yard scoring pass as Kansas State ended its regular season with a 30-6 win at TCU on a drizzly Saturday.
TCU vs Georgia Bulldogs
Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Fri 12/30