Lunch links: A special Father's Day
June, 19, 2012
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
All of your page duties stop right now. The welfare of this bird is your only concern. He lives, or you die.
- Oklahoma's tired of playing so many night games? Well, it could start losing, writes colleague Ivan Maisel.
- The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a cool gallery of all the Dave Campbell's Texas Football covers featuring TCU.
- Colleague Mark Schlabach writes that the BCS model is beginning to take shape, and playing a four-team, three-game playoff with existing BCS bowl sites hosting semifinal games may be the favored model.
- You couldn't find a better candidate for the director of football operations than the man West Virginia just hired, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Gazette.
- Also cool: This photo of the Oklahoma State linebackers on Father's Day.
- Texas' website has a story from a gathering of all Texas' freshmen.
- Coach Bill Snyder says K-State hit a case of the summer doldrums in its workouts, writes Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
- Athlon released its preseason All-Big 12 team.
- The hatred for losing fuels West Virginia, writes Bob Hertzel of the Times West Virginian.
- Former Kansas DB Aqib Talib had assault charges in Dallas stemming from an incident last June dismissed.
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
11:00 AM ET Nevada Louisiana-Lafayette 2:20 PM ET Utah State UTEP 3:30 PM ET 22 Utah Colorado State 5:45 PM ET Western Michigan Air Force 9:15 PM ET South Alabama Bowling Green
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
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