Big 12 Football Championship Game

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas, Monday, July 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Cooper Neill)
July 16, 2018 - 3:34 pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Bob Bowlsby never bought into the negative perceptions some have about the Big 12, and these days the commissioner has plenty of reasons to feel bullish about his league. Even more money is coming into the Big 12, the smallest of the Power Five conferences with only 10 schools...
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March 12, 2018 - 12:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — AP POLL ALERT: Virginia stays unanimous No. 1 in final AP Top 25 poll; Kansas jumps to No. 4 after Big 12 title run.
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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates after defensive back Steven Parker recovered a fumble and scored a touchdown against Georgia during the second half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
January 06, 2018 - 8:54 am
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley says he believes Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield ranks among the all-time great quarterbacks in college football history. The numbers support Riley's claim. Mayfield is the first quarterback to finish in the top four in the Heisman balloting...
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Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley reacts to a play during the first half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game against Georgia, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
January 03, 2018 - 3:26 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — In his first year as Oklahoma's head coach, Lincoln Riley came within one more touchdown of playing for a national title. Not bad for a 34-year-old who found out just months before the start of the season that he would be called upon to fill Bob Stoops' big shoes. Riley picked...
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Helmets for Georgia and Oklahoma are displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Georgia will take on Oklahoma on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
December 31, 2017 - 3:30 pm
Rose Bowl: No. 3 Georgia (12-1) vs. No. 3 Oklahoma (12-1) at Pasadena, California, Monday, 5 p.m. ET (ESPN) Line: Georgia by 2½. Series record: First meeting. WHAT'S AT STAKE? A spot in the College Football Playoff national championship game. The Bulldogs are making their first playoff appearance...
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December 27, 2017 - 2:48 pm
West Virginia has two good reasons to feel confident heading into next season. Announcements by quarterback Will Grier and wide receiver David Sills earlier this month that they will return instead of enter the NFL draft has amped up excitement in Morgantown, West Virginia, about the Mountaineers'...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops watches his team before an NCAA college football game against Ohio State, in Norman, Okla. As has often been the case over his career, defensive coordinator Mike Stoops has bounced back. The unit, led by second-team All-American linebacker Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, has improved steadily since a rough mid-season outing against Oklahoma State. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
December 21, 2017 - 3:57 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Each year, Oklahoma's defense has major lapses that make their fans grumble about coordinator Mike Stoops. Almost every time, Stoops bounces back. Stoops has been a popular figure to blame for the team's few failures during his second stint at Oklahoma, which began in 2012. For...
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Georgia wide receiver Tyler Simmons holds his MVP trophy after the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game against Auburn, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Atlanta. Georgia won 28-7. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
December 02, 2017 - 8:57 pm
STARS —McKenzie Milton, UCF, threw for 494 yards and five TDs to help the 12th-ranked Knights win the American Athletic Conference title with a 62-55 victory over No. 16 Memphis in double overtime. —Riley Ferguson, Memphis, was 30 of 42 for 471 yards with four TDs in the 16th-ranked Tigers' 62-55,...
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Georgia's Malik Herring (10) and Michael Barnett (94) celebrate a blocked field goal against Auburn during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
December 02, 2017 - 7:50 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Shaking off a blowout loss to Auburn just three weeks ago, Jake Fromm threw two touchdown passes and No. 6 Georgia made its bid for a spot in the College Football Playoff with a 28-7 victory over the No. 4 Tigers in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday. Auburn (10-3...
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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, center, holds his Most Outstanding Player trophy as he celebrates with the team after their 41-17 win in the the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game against TCU on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
December 02, 2017 - 5:26 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baker Mayfield and No. 2 Oklahoma were happy to have another game, even with the potential consequences. The Sooners definitely left no question about whether they will be in the playoff. Heisman Trophy front-runner Mayfield threw four touchdowns and the Sooners staked their...
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