Thursday, August 23, 2012
Lunch links: The Big 12's WVU welcome
By David Ubben
- The Big 12 is doing its part to make WVU feel welcome, and excitement is only growing in Morgantown, writes Zack Harold of the Charleston Daily Mail.
- Must-read of the day here. Oklahoma State uses hypnotherapy to train its players to think positively. Gina Mizell of The Oklahoman talks to both sides of the equation.
- The only question on Texas' stout defense? Cedric Golden of the Austin American-Statesman is staring straight at the linebackers.
- TCU is entering a new league, sure, but the Frogs know how to win, writes Eric Prisbell of USA Today.
- Where is Oklahoma State running back Joseph Randle's place in history? Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman gets out the books.
- Charlie Weis has a long way to go at KU, but he's convinced he can revive a program that needs resuscitation, writes Bob Lutz of the Wichita Eagle.
- Gary Patterson's still looking for a third running back to replace Ed Wesley in TCU's rotation.
- Steele Jantz talks about winning the Iowa State starting quarterback job. He's ready for his second chance, writes Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune.
- West Virginia is looking to develop more defensive depth before the season starts, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
- KU's newest player is teaching his new teammates about the Samoan culture, writes Jesse Newell of the Lawrence Journal-World.
- Baylor? A drop-off? The Bears aren't readying themselves for anything of the sort.
- Texas Tech safety Cody Davis offers his thoughts on his relationship with the media.