Big 12's lunch links: Toasting McCarney's title
January, 16, 2009
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Griffin
Happy Friday. Here are some links about what people are talking about across the Big 12.
- Several of Florida defensive line coach Dan McCarney's former Iowa State players gathered in Miami last week to celebrate his national championship with him, the Ames Tribune's Bobby La Gesse reports.
- Darren K. Carlson of Big Red Network breaks down the return of Ndamukong Suh, the arrival of quarterback Cody Green on campus and several departures from the Nebraska roster.
- Bill Haisten of the Tulsa World compares the first 10 years in the coaching tenures of legendary Oklahoma coaches Bob Stoops, Bud Wilkinson and Barry Switzer.
- Boulder Camera columnist Neill Woelk writes about the fallacy of some recruiting services.
- The Big 12 emerged from the NFL early draft declaration relatively unscatched compared to other BCS conferences, Kansas City Star columnist Blair Kerkhoff writes.
- Oklahoma State offensive coordinator Gunter Brewer has emerged as a strong candidate as Minnesota's offensive coordinator, Minneapolis Star-Tribune beat writer Kent Youngblood reports.