Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal is sleeping through the conference realignment apocalypse, but first wrote this humorous column with nice perspective.
Texas Tech RB Baron Batch (sports hernia) and CB LaRon Moore (broken leg) are recovering from surgeries. Batch will be available in June and Moore will be back in August, reports Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
Texas starting right guard Tray Allen broke his foot, but isn't expected to miss any time.
Kansas coach Turner Gill is hitting the track at Kansas Speedway.
A new NCAA rule prevents coaches from visiting schools more than two at a time.
If the SEC wants to expand, it needs Texas, Texas A&M and Oklahoma to become members, writes Bill King of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.