Big 12 North features balance
The Big 12 North might be an afterthought compared to its southern counterpart in many respects, but it won't mean the divisional race there won't be interesting this season.
South teams have won every Big 12 championship since 2003, winning the last five games by an average margin of 36.4 points. North teams were thrashed by the South by a 16-3 margin -- matching the most one-sided cross-division record in Big 12 history.
But even with those daunting trends, Nebraska coach ...
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