Big 12 lunchtime links: Can a receiver win the Heisman?
November, 4, 2008
By Tim Griffin | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Griffin
For those of you grabbing a late lunch as I am, here are a few links to keep you company.
- Scott Wright of the Oklahoman wonders why Dez Bryant of Oklahoma State or Texas Tech's Michael Crabtree aren't considered as legitimate Heisman Trophy contenders.
- Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman provides a 12-step recovery plan for Texas fans still distraught from the loss to Texas Tech.
- Kansas State coach Ron Prince has a plan on how to turn things around for the Wildcats heading into Saturday's game against Missouri, according to the Topeka Capital-Journal's Austin Meek. But he's just not saying what it is.
- Tom Shatel of the Omaha World-Herald wonders if a quarterback from Texas Tech can really win the Heisman.
- Omaha World-Herald Big 12 beat writer Lee Barfknecht analyzes the progress of Colorado coach Dan Hawkins and Kansas State coach Ron Prince in their third seasons.
- The Tulsa World's Jimmie Tramel touches on Bo Pelini's post-game muting of his team after the loss to Oklahoma, personal gag orders by Mack Brown and Art Briles about recent officiating and the end of Robert Griffin's interception streak in his outstanding weekly Big 12 notes column.
BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
11:50 3rd Qtr Illinois 9 Louisiana Tech 21 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
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