The Big 12 will navigate the looming college football playoff as a unique power conference: the only 10-team league, no championship game and no 24-hour channel. The only goal that matters is making a national semifinal. ...more
The Big 12 plans to ask the NCAA to revisit a rule preventing a 10-team league from playing a 13th non-bowl game, Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said.
The league has had preliminary talks with the NCAA and *I expect that we will make that request* formally, Bowlsby said. ...more
The Big 12 has issued a public reprimand for Texas Tech coach Tommy Tuberville following the episode during Saturday's game in which he ripped the headset off graduate assistant Kevin Oliver.
"We're engaged," said commissioner Bob Bowlsby when asked if the league is independently investigating the incident. ...more