In the mailbag, we discuss Baylor's hire of Temple coach Matt Rhule, some controversial picks for our All-Big 12 teams and the Heisman race.
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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.
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.
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.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Great news for Matt Campbell and Iowa State as 1,000-yard receiver Allen Lazard will return for his senior season. Lazard, who has a reception in a team-record 35 consecutive games, likely will break Todd Blythe's records for receptions and receiving yards in 2017.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
Iowa State WR Allen Lazard will bypass the draft and return for his senior season. The 6-foot-5 wideout caught 69 passes for 1,018 yards and 7 TDs this season.
The Big 12 will send its top two teams to a title game next year, but most league coaches favored a return to the division format used from 1996-2010.
It's Bedlam for all the marbles. Oklahoma and Oklahoma State -- Nos. 1 and 2 in the power rankings -- meet with the Big 12 title on the line.
Skyler Howard threw for 330 yards and tied a career high with five touchdowns and No. 18 West Virginia rolled past Iowa State 49-19 on Saturday.
Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
This has been an impressive bounce back from West Virginia coming off the loss to Oklahoma last weekend. Skyler Howard and Shelton Gibson have hooked up for a pair of touchdown bombs. Mountaineers rolling at Iowa State up 42-19 early in the fourth quarter
Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
With Rushel Shell (ankle) already out and Justin Crawford suffering a leg injury, West Virginia has had to go with freshman Martell Pettway on the ground. So far, Pettway has filled in nicely with 91 rushing yards. But thanks to a kick return touchdown from Kene Nwangwu, Iowa State is hanging around, as West Virginia is up just 21-16 at half.
Despite losing eight of its first nine, Iowa State has a chance to finish its season on a positive note thanks to strong play from its veteran leaders.
This week's Big 12 viewer's guide highlights a battle for bowl eligibility between TCU and Texas and a different type of Sunflower State showdown.
Texas hosts TCU on Friday in what could be the last game on the sideline for embattled Longhorns coach Charlie Strong.
Steele: Iowa State will keep it close
After last week's loss to Oklahoma ended West Virginia's Big 12 title and playoff hopes, the Mountaineers might suffer a "bubble burst." Meanwhile, Iowa State has momentum after upsetting Texas Tech. Steele's best bets (Insider)
A look at five storylines to monitor during Week 13 in the Big 12.
TCU needs a road win at Texas to attain bowl eligibility and still salvage something from this season.
Who would have thought TCU and Texas would arrive at this Friday-after-Thanksgiving clash both in need of a victory to extend their seasons?
The Sooners and Cowboys top our rankings of the Big 12's top teams with Bedlam looming on Dec. 3.
Iowa State's defense dominated, Oklahoma's offense went wild at West Virginia and more in Week 12 in the Big 12.