Lunch links: Stoops defends departures
June, 12, 2012
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
This was awesome, and got me excited for this summer.
- Bob Stoops rather vigorously disagrees with the notion that his team has a discipline problem or that recent departures are unusual. John Hoover of the Tulsa World has the report.
- Big 12 shirts are going fast in West Virginia these days, writes Zack Harold of the Charleston Daily Mail.
- Colleague Ivan Maisel says he's going the other way now: Clemson and Florida State aren't coming to the Big 12.
- And you thought the Frogs got out easy? The Big East is coming for 'em, suing TCU for $5 million.
- Baylor launched a new website offering more information and graphics on its new stadium. Pretty awesome work here.
- Former Bear Robert Griffin III was also named the Big 12's SportsPerson of the Year. Here's what the Big 12 had to say. And here's Baylor's side of things.
- Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World introduces you to a linebacker who followed Charlie Weis from Florida to Kansas.
- A Kansas offensive lineman is transferring to Richmond.
- The Charleston Gazette checks in with the newest West Virginia Mountaineers.
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
12:00 PM ET 4 Oklahoma Tulsa 12:00 PM ET 20 Kansas State Iowa State 3:30 PM ET Missouri State Oklahoma State 7:00 PM ET Southeast Missouri State Kansas 7:30 PM ET BYU Texas 7:30 PM ET Towson West Virginia 7:30 PM ET Northwestern State 10 Baylor 11:00 PM ET Texas Tech UTEP