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
Florida State is looking to play a 2014 kickoff game in a neutral site and has talked to Oklahoma State about making that happen. Nothing is finalized on the deal, and Oklahoma State will opt for the extra home game if the neutral-site option falls through. ...more
Nobody's enjoying Kansas State's 8-0 start more than the Wildcats, who could win their second conference title since 1934 with a productive October. A Big 12 title could be an opening act, depending on what happens in Eugene, Tuscaloosa or South Bend. ...more