Big 12 Football Championship Game

November 22, 2017 - 4:57 pm
Baylor (1-10, 1-7 Big 12) at No. 10 TCU (9-2, 6-2, CFP No. 12), Friday, noon ET (FS1) Line: TCU by 24 ½. Series record: TCU leads 53-52-7. WHAT'S AT STAKE? With a win over Baylor on the day after Thanksgiving, TCU will be guaranteed a spot in the Big 12 championship game on Dec. 2 — and a rematch...
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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) looks for a receiver during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
November 22, 2017 - 3:01 am
Some things to watch on the final weekend of the regular season in the Big 12 Conference, with two games the day after Thanksgiving and three more on Saturday: GAME OF THE WEEK West Virginia (7-4, 5-3) at No. 3 Oklahoma (10-1, 7-1, No. 4 CFP). While the Sooners have already clinched a spot in the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2017, file photo, TCU quarterback Shawn Robinson (12) runs down the field during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech, in Lubbock, Texas. Shawn Robinson and Charlie Brewer played in the same NFL stadium on the same day just more than 11 months ago. They were in different championship games. The two Texas Class 6A high school state champion quarterbacks are now Big 12 freshmen, and going against each other in a regular-season finale. Brewer will start for Baylor, and Robinson is coming off his first start for No. 10 TCU. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson, File)
November 21, 2017 - 8:14 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Shawn Robinson and Charlie Brewer played in the same NFL stadium on the same day just more than 11 months ago. They were in different championship games. The two Texas Class 6A high school state champion quarterbacks are now Big 12 freshmen and could play in the same...
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Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy, right, talks with Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder, left, before their an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
November 20, 2017 - 5:34 pm
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — After its loss to Kansas State virtually eliminated it from just about all of its goals this season, No. 18 Oklahoma State needs to somehow get back to work and prepare for another game. The Cowboys are not yet officially eliminated from the Big 12 championship game,...
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TCU coach Gary Patterson talks to his assistant coaches during the second half of the NCAA college football game against Texas Tech, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
November 19, 2017 - 8:52 pm
The Big 12 already has a higher percentage of bowl-eligible teams than any other conference. Now the Big 12 gets one more weekend to find out if the league can add to that and make it eight out of 10 teams in bowl games. Plus, No. 3 Oklahoma needs an opponent for the conference's revived...
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Miami tight end Christopher Herndon IV (23) is carried off the field by his teammates after an NCAA college football game against Virginia, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Miami won 44-28. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
November 19, 2017 - 2:16 am
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Malik Rosier threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 2 Miami pulled off its biggest comeback in five years, by holding off Virginia 44-28 on Saturday to extend the nation's longest winning streak to 15 games. Jaquan Johnson had an interception...
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Texas Tech's Eli Howard (53) moves in as TCU's Shawn Robinson (12) throws a pass during the first half of the NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
November 18, 2017 - 7:40 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Shawn Robinson became the first true freshman quarterback to start a game for No. 11 TCU in coach Gary Patterson's 17 seasons as head coach. Even after a 27-3 win over Texas Tech that got the Horned Frogs closer to a spot in the Big 12 championship game, Patterson kept to his...
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FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2017 file photo, TCU quarterback Kenny Hill (7) throws against Texas during the first half of an NCAA college football in Fort Worth, Texas. TCU will be without senior quarterback Kenny Hill and safety Niko Small because of unspecified injuries, when they face Texas Tech. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)
November 17, 2017 - 12:32 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson got hit in the head by a frozen water bottle when the 11th-ranked Horned Frogs last played at Texas Tech two years ago. "Everybody else gets tortillas," Patterson said. "It's a lovely relationship that we have." There certainly have been some wild...
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Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley, right, talks with quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against TCU in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Oklahoma won 38-20. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
November 17, 2017 - 3:01 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield insisted that his third-ranked Sooners are approaching a trip to Kansas on Saturday as if they were facing anybody else on the daunting schedule. He said it with a straight face, too. The reality is that the Heisman Trophy front-runner has...
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FILE- In this Oct. 28, 2017, file photo, Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley greets wide receiver Marquise Brown (5) as he comes back to the bench during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. The most straightforward championship game scenario for the Big 12 would be No. 3 Oklahoma and No. 11 TCU both winning their remaining two games and meeting again Dec. 2. Then again, nothing ever seems to come that easy for the Big 12. “Look, there's never a perfect answer. We've always said that, and everybody knows that,” Riley said. “The best thing being is you're going to have the best two teams in the league playing again there on the last week." (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
November 16, 2017 - 8:11 pm
The most straightforward championship game scenario for the Big 12 would be No. 3 Oklahoma and No. 11 TCU both winning their last two games and meeting again Dec. 2. Then again, nothing ever seems to come that easy for the Big 12. Remember, the Big 12 brought back its championship game in hopes...
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