Big 12 football: OU-Texas tops week's conference games

Since World War II, the Longhorns lead the Red River Rivalry series 31-32-3.
by Berry Tramel Published: October 12, 2012

Here is a look at our rankings of this week's Big 12 games:

1. OU vs. Texas at Dallas, 11 a.m., ABC: Since World War II, 'Horns lead series 31-32-3.

2. West Virginia at Texas Tech, 2:30 p.m., ABC: It's actually closer from Morgantown to Lubbock (1,500 miles) than Tucson, Ariz., to Seattle (1,571 miles).

3. Kansas State at Iowa State, 11 a.m., FX: KSU was 20 games under .500 in the series before Bill Snyder arrived. Snyder is 16-4 vs. the Cyclones.

4. TCU at Baylor, 6 p.m., Fox Sports Net: May this one be as entertaining as Baylor's 50-48 win a year ago.

5. OSU at Kansas, 2:30 p.m., Fox Sports Net: KU has beaten the Cowboys just once in the Big 12 era.

by Berry Tramel
Columnist
Berry Tramel, a lifelong Oklahoman, sports fan and newspaper reader, joined The Oklahoman in 1991 and has served as beat writer, assistant sports editor, sports editor and columnist. Tramel grew up reading four daily newspapers — The Oklahoman,...
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