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3-4, 7th in Big 12

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

No divisions for the Big 12 as championship game returns in 2017.

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#CFBrank: Mahomes top passer in CFB

Patrick Mahomes II, QB1 for Texas Tech, has climbed six spots since our last rankings to No. 22 in our latest #CFBrank. Mahomes leads the nation in passing yards with 3,550 total yards on the season. Top-50 rankings

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1dMax Olson

Week 9 in the Big 12: What to watch for

This week in the Big 12, Baylor takes aim at Texas after a week off, West Virginia faces a tough matchup at Oklahoma State and more.

Kliff Kingsbury diagrams big TD from bowl game (0:57)
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2dAdam Rittenberg

Coaches who might cost too much to fire

Sometimes, nothing can save a coach from being fired. But other times, a buyout of millions or tens of millions of dollars might just buy a coach a little extra time.

McElroy says high scoring games are bad for college football (1:45)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Kansas coach David Beaty is not buying into talk about the demise of Oklahoma's defense. Defending Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes, who torched the Sooners on Saturday, Beaty said, "would have been a challenge for the Dallas Cowboys. "I really believe it," Beaty said.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

South Carolina coach Will Muschamp, a defensive mind, asked if he saw Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes' numbers (734 yards, 88 attempts). "Yeah. I had a heart attack when I saw it."

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Some more unbelievable stats from Oklahoma-Texas Tech last night: check out Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes' productivity on third down. Mahomes went 16-of-19 for 263 passing yards and 3 for 39 rushing to gain 17 first downs and score 3 TDs. His QBR on third down was a perfect 100.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes had more passing yards Saturday night against Oklahoma (734) than Navy, Tulane and Army have thrown for all season.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

After breaking the FBS game record Saturday, Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes now leads the country in passing by 682 yards, and is averaging 99 yards more passing per game than any QB in the nation.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

After giving up 734 yards passing to Patrick Mahomes, Oklahoma now ranks next-to-last nationally in pass defense. Only Arizona State's is statistically worse.

Mayfield's spectacular seven-touchdown performance (1:31)

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

By my count, there were at least 8 new FBS records, 9 Big 12 records and 13 school records in the Oklahoma-Texas Tech game tonight. And I'm probably missing a few. One of the craziest FBS records tonight that might never be broken: Patrick Mahomes accounting for 100 total plays (88 passing, 12 rushing).

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes II on his record-breaking night: "Definitely could've done better. A lot of throws I underthrew, overthrew. ... it wasn't good enough."

Team Stats

Passing Yards542.71st
Rushing Yards97.6125th
Points For50.32nd
Points Against43.9127th