Lunch links: Look back at QB controversy
January, 26, 2012
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
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- The money and tradition of Notre Dame were too much for now former Iowa State coach Bobby Elliott to turn down, writes Marc Hansen of the Des Moines Register.
- Suzanne Halliburton of the Austin American-Statesman looks back on how the 2007 recruiting classes shook out for Texas and Texas A&M.
- Former Texas Tech quarterback Steven Sheffield has some interesting comments about the final year and (lack of) quarterback shuffle for the Red Raiders. Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal caught up with him.
- Fox in Lubbock got a hold of the documents surrounding the failed settlement between former coach Mike Leach and Texas Tech.
- Want fewer bowl games? It's a change that brings with it a cost, writes Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman.
- Kansas State added a commitment at defensive end from the Kansas City area.
- Gina Mizell of The Oklahoman tracks Oklahoma State's growing recruiting efforts on the West Coast.
- Texas A&M women's basketball coach Gary Blair is no fan of the Aggies' move to the SEC.
- One of Oklahoma's top recruits was officially cleared by the NCAA.
- Don't look for Texas A&M to play a season away from Kyle Field while it's renovated.
- The decision to return to Texas A&M didn't work out like Jeff Fuller had hoped, writes Carlos Mendez of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
2:47 4th Qtr Rutgers 40 North Carolina 21 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF Final Illinois 18 Louisiana Tech 35
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State