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Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Lunch links: Media days wrapup
Well-reported story here on the
firestorm surrounding NCAA president Mark Emmert
K-State linebacker Tre Walker said Texas "laid down" in last year's season finale. The
Longhorns adamantly deny that
Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads has a cool anecdote on
how one player stood out early in his career
. Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register has the story.
Baylor built a program from nothing. Kansas is trying to do the same.
How can it copy the blueprint?
Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World asks around.
Baylor's gold helmet
got a whole lot of attention on Tuesday
Really good story from Rob Cassidy of Rivals.com on
negative recruiting across the Big 12
lost one of its top incoming signees
, reports Gina Mizell of The Oklahoman.
New Texas uniforms
, if you missed them this week.
dropping the hard-hitting questions on yours truly
here at the :30 mark.
Here's more on Washington's hijinks
from Bobby La Gesse at the Ames Tribune, who asked me about the interview.
That SEC propaganda?
It can go both ways
as it relates to Bob Stoops, writes Dennis Dodd of CBSSports.com.
Negative energy and
criticism has Oklahoma fired up
, writes Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman.
Jake Heaps is
itching to take over at quarterback in Lawrence
, writes Kevin Haskin of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal writes about
Kliff Kingsbury's crazy five-year run
in coaching that led to this week.
West Virginia's quarterback race? Dana Holgorsen is
watching and waiting just like everyone else
. Also, he
went to Africa with his son
now the time for David Ash to break out
? Jimmy Burch of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram writes about his efforts.
Was Charlie Weis'
"pile of crap" comment a stroke of genius
? Sean Keeler of Fox Sports Kansas City says so.