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2016 Schedule
10-3, 2nd in Big 12

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Here are the schools that voted against the proposal to ban offseason trips for practice during a vacation period: NC State, North Carolina, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Pitt, Syracuse, Illinois, Michigan, South Carolina, Washington, West Virginia.

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20hJake Trotter and Max Olson

Big 12's top 25 returning players for 2017

Narrowing down the top 25 returning Big 12 players was no easy choice, but Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield is the clear No. 1.

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4dJeremy Crabtree

Everything to know before NSD in the Big 12

The Big 12 is a bit behind on the recruiting trail. Oklahoma has the top-ranked class, but all eyes will be on Texas to see how the Horns close.

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia has officially hired Jake Spavital as its new offensive coordinator. The former Cal OC is reuniting with Dana Holgorsen, whom he worked with from 2009-12. Spavital was the Mountaineers' quarterbacks coach from 2011-12.

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West Virginia, Virginia Tech ready for 2017

Virginia Tech and West Virginia, an underrated football rivalry, will renew at FedEx Field on Sept. 2. Both the Hokies and Mountaineers are coming off 10-win seasons. Countdown to 2017

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8dMitch Sherman

West Virginia's biggest needs for 2017

West Virginia must replace some key players at receiver and on the defensive line as they aim higher in the Big 12.

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8dMitch Sherman

Ten bold predictions for the Big 12 in 2017

From QB derbies to thinking about a replacement for Bill Snyder at Kansas State to the playoff, we take a stab at the 2017 season in the Big 12.

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WVU closes at No. 22 in rankings

Even with the Russell Athletic Bowl loss, the Mountaineers won 10 games for the first time since Dana Holgorsen's debut season of 2011. They drop six notches. Power Rankings

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia WR Shelton Gibson is forgoing his senior season and entering the draft. In an Instagram post announcing his decision, he said he received "favorable feedback" from the NFL. Gibson produced 1,838 receiving yards and 17 TDs on just 80 catches over the last 2 seasons. His 23 yards per catch average during that span ranked second-best in FBS.

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Final AP Poll: Mountaineers finish No. 18

West Virginia (10-3) closed the season with a disappointing 31-14 loss to Miami in the Russell Athletic Bowl. Three Big 12 teams make the final ranking. Final AP Poll

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Sugar Bowl win lifts Big 12 over SEC

Oklahoma's win over Auburn in the Sugar Bowl resulted in a winning record in bowl season for the Big 12 and a .500 record for the SEC ahead of the national championship game.

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