Here is our ranking of this week's Big 12 games:
1. SMU at Baylor: Texas exile Garrett Gilbert quarterbacks the Mustangs.
2. Tulsa at Iowa State: Golden Hurricane is favored on the road.
3. OU at Texas-El Paso: First of four Sooner games in the Lone Star State.
4. Wyoming at Texas: The Fred Akers Bowl.
5. Marshall at West Virginia: Thundering Herd never has beaten WVU.
6. South Dakota State at Kansas: KU lost its most recent game against a Dakota foe.
7. Northwestern (La.) State at Texas Tech: Who's next for Tech? Northwestern Oklahoma?
8. Missouri State at Kansas State: Ex-KU coach Terry Allen coaches the Bears.
9. Savannah State at OSU: Worst game in Cowboy history.