Did the Big 12 make the right decision regarding expansion? What's the biggest thing the league learned? What's in store for the future?
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Our Big 12 reporters make their predictions for all of the conference's games this weekend.
Which coaches are doing the best job? Which teams are for real? Who is the best player? We asked coaches from across the country their takes, and there are some surprising answers.
It's hard out there for the working man playing corner in the Big 12. Spread offenses, deep reserves of talented receivers and elite QBs make Saturdays a long day at the office.
West Virginia is now 5-0, up to No. 12 in the AP poll and gets its next test against TCU, plus other storylines around the Big 12.
PORT ARTHUR, Texas -- When LSU fired Les Miles Sept. 26 it sent shock waves throughout the recruiting world. With a top-five class, the immediate question was what would become of the Tigers’ stellar class.
Amid a disappointing season overall for the Big 12, we take a look back at the best that the league has offered this year.
Now Texas' leading rusher, D'Onta Foreman has been fueled by living in the shadow of his brother and being underestimated as a recruit.
Harris lacks confidence in Longhorns
Texas defeated Iowa State last week with a strong second half, but for the long term it is best to sell on the Longhorns. There is too much uncertainty in Austin to keep your money there, writes Will Harris. Early betting look (Insider)
The midseason all-Big 12 team is chock-full of playmakers, as the high-scoring conference has plenty of offensive game-breakers.
Oklahoma has the top-ranked recruiting class in the Big 12 but Charlie Strong's future could determine the rest of the league's recruiting.
Want some surprises from college football's second half? Then stop reading. But if you want to know who'll get hired and fired, and who'll make the CFP, then here's how it'll all play out.
Breaking down the Big 12's non-expansion, Kliff Kingsbury's future and West Virginia's upcoming opponents in this week's mailbag.
Buechele is the bright spot for Texas
Texas receives two dubious nominations in our midseason awards. Charlie Strong's seat is hot, and the Longhorns are named one of the biggest first-half disappointments. But QB Shane Buechele is among the nation's top offensive freshmen. Vote now!
Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel & Heather Dinich discuss the Big 12's decision not to expand, the reality of the ACC & more. Plus, they chat with West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen.
Comeback of the week: Texas
Iowa State led Texas 6-3 at the half, but the Horns came back to win 27-6. It wasn't a massive comeback, but it marked the first time in 15 tries that a Charlie Strong-coached UT team trailed at the break and won. Flipping the field
The No. 53 prospect keeps his recruiting mostly quiet but Texas, and coach Charlie Strong, have impressed Chaisson.
The Big 12 could not reach consensus on possible expansion candidates and will remain at 10 schools for now.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
Texas is hoping to get starting center Zach Shackelford (ankle) healthy in time to play Kansas State on Saturday. RB Chris Warren (knee) and DT Jordan Elliott (MCL) are out indefinitely and won't play this week.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
Charlie Strong confirmed redshirt freshman backup WR Kai Locksley has decided to transfer. The former ESPN 300 recruit moved from QB to WR in August but never played in a game. Strong said Locksley made the decision to transfer about a month ago.
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
Kansas State coach Bill Snyder says he anticipates that quarterback Jesse Ertz will play Saturday against Texas. Ertz left in the second quarter last week against Oklahoma with an apparent shoulder injury. He did not play in the second half.
Players let their voices be heard last week during a team meeting. Texas hopes that it's the spark needed to finish the season strong.
Will the presidents finally be decisive to keep this expansion drama from dragging on longer? Or will the Big 12 kick the can further down the road?
The Big 12's 15-month runaround expansion process is over. The league's psychological disadvantage remains, and this process has revealed deeper issues and an uncertain future.
Texas @ Kansas State Wildcats
Bill Snyder Family Stadium - Sat 10/22