Lunch links: A special Father's Day
June, 19, 2012
By David Ubben | 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
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:15 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State