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- Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy will not name a starting quarterback until Saturday. Here are some midseason grades for the Pokes. John Helsley of The Oklahoman offers three things we do and don't know about OSU.
- Oklahoma's run defense is still a work in progress. The Sooners finally got a chance to use Lacoltan Bester's arm. Special teams proved to be the momentum-changer at Kansas.
- Baylor hits the top-10 trifecta after a weekend full of upsets. Hard to not give the Bears a bunch of A's on this week's report card. The Bears are now No. 1 in the Dallas Morning News' Best of Texas poll.
- Texas QB David Ash will not return from his concussion to take on TCU. Co-offensive coordinator Major Applewhite talks up the progress Texas' offense has made.
- Kansas finds a potential two-way weapon in JaCorey Shepherd. Charlie Weis wants to build off the power rushing his team executed against OU.
- West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen says his team didn't have the will to win against Texas Tech. The Mountaineers' offense disappeared late in the loss.
- The toughest part of Texas Tech's schedule begins now. Tech has found success against its next opponent, Oklahoma, in recent years. Five key developments from the win over WVU.
- Facing its first losing season in nine years, TCU is in need of a reboot, writes Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. We're starting to see some changes from the Frogs offense.
- Iowa State has two big reasons to finish out this season in strong fashion. Paul Rhoads has opened the door for the Sam Richardson-Grant Rohach QB battle.
- Before he was Kansas State's star defensive end, Ryan Mueller owned a landscaping business. K-State players are looking forward to second half of season for a turnaround.
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BIG 12 SCOREBOARD
Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
Final Pittsburgh 30 Bowling Green 27 Final Utah State 21 23 Northern Illinois 14
Final Marshall 31 Maryland 20 Final Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Final Brigham Young 16 Washington 31
Final Rutgers 16 Notre Dame 29 Final Cincinnati 17 North Carolina 39 Final Miami (FL) 9 18 Louisville 36 Final Michigan 14 Kansas State 31
Final Middle Tennessee 6 Navy 24 Final Ole Miss 25 Georgia Tech 17 Final 10 Oregon 30 Texas 7 Final 14 Arizona State 23 Texas Tech 37
Final Arizona 42 Boston College 19 Final Virginia Tech 12 17 UCLA 42 Final Rice 7 Mississippi State 44 Final 24 Duke 48 21 Texas A&M 52
Final Nebraska 24 22 Georgia 19 Final UNLV 14 North Texas 36 Final Iowa 14 16 LSU 21 Final 19 Wisconsin 24 9 South Carolina 34 Final 5 Stanford 20 4 Michigan State 24 Final 15 UCF 52 6 Baylor 42
Final 13 Oklahoma State 31 8 Missouri 41 Final 12 Clemson 40 7 Ohio State 35