Category Archives: Big 12

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    Report: Oklahoma and Rutgers discussing 2012 football game at MetLife Stadium

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    RutgersOklahomaThe Oklahoma Sooners and the Rutgers Scarlet Knights are in discussions to play a football game in 2012 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

    Both schools are in need of non-conference games to complete their 2012 football schedules. How many depends on West Virginia’s lawsuit to leave the Big East and compete in the Big 12 in 2012. Read Full Story »

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    Texas Tech President “very hopeful” West Virginia will be in Big 12 in 2012

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    Big 12Texas Tech President Guy Bailey is “very hopeful” that West Virginia will be in the Big 12 in 2012. Bailey spoke to RedRaiderSports.com in wake of the upcoming 2012 Big 12 football schedules.

    “West Virginia has assured us they’d be in there,” Bailey said. “I believe them and I’m very hopeful… I think all of the realignment issues will be resolved in the next two weeks. I won’t guarantee it, but we are making progress.” Read Full Story »

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    WVU AD: “No question” the Mountaineers will play a Big 12 schedule in 2012

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    West VirginiaWest Virginia Athletic Director Oliver Luck says that “there is no question” that the Mountaineers will play a Big 12 football schedule in 2012.

    In a conversation with WVIllustrated.com, Luck had the following to say regarding West Virginia’s imminent move to the Big 12:

    “There is no question that we will be playing a Big 12 schedule in all of our sports for the ’12-’13 academic year,” Luck stated.  Read Full Story »

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    Report: West Virginia may cancel 2012 game at Florida State

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    West VirginiaThe West Virginia Mountaineers are in discussions to cancel their 2012 football game at Florida State, the Tallahassee Democrat has reported.

    West Virginia is currently slated to face the Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee on Sept. 8, 2012. FSU is scheduled to return the trip to Morgantown on Sept. 14, 2013. Read Full Story »

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    Report: TCU to play at Texas on Thanksgiving

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    TexasTCUThe TCU Horned Frogs are likely to play at the Texas Longhorns next Thanksgiving, Star-Telegram has reported.

    TCU officially joins the Big 12 on July 1 and would replace Texas’ annual holiday weekend game against Texas A&M, who left the Big 12 for the SEC. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Tickets – Oklahoma State vs. Stanford

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Fiesta BowlThe 2012 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl features the Oklahoma State Cowboys against the Stanford Cardinal. Tickets for the Fiesta Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona on Monday, January 2, 2012 (8:30 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be the first ever meeting between Oklahoma State of the Big 12 and Stanford of the Pac-12. Read Full Story »

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    Oklahoma State Cowboys 2011 Big 12 Champions T-Shirts & Fan Gear

    By Kevin Kelley -

    The Oklahoma State Cowboys are 2011 Big 12 Football Champs! Our Fan Shop now has Oklahoma State champions gear in stock, including short and long-sleeve t-shirts and hats.

    3-Day shipping for orders over $50 is free (use code HShip50). 3-day shipping is a flat rate of $4.99 for orders $50 and under, so order as many items as you like (applies to 48 Continental U.S. States only). Click on the picture below to be taken to the main page of the Oklahoma State fan shop. Read Full Story »

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    UCLA Bruins to play Texas Longhorns at Cowboys Stadium in 2014

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    Cowboys StadiumThe UCLA Bruins will play the Texas Longhorns at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, the Los Angeles Times has reported.

    UCLA and Texas are set to play on September 13, 2014. The Bruins and Longhorns have met six times with the series tied at three games each.

    The two schools recently completed a home-and-home series. UCLA won 34-12 in Austin in 2010 and Texas won 49-20 in Los Angeles earlier this season. Read Full Story »

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    Report: UCF and Oklahoma working on Home-and-home Football Series

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    UCFOklahomaThe UCF Knights and the Oklahoma Sooners are close to finalizing a home-and-home football series, UCFSports.com has reported.

    The series would begin next year at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando. UCF would then travel to Norman to face Oklahoma in 2013. The games would be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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    Missouri Tigers to join the SEC in 2012

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    SECThe SEC has announced that they have accepted the Missouri Tigers as their 14th member effective July 1, 2012.

    Missouri is the second school to be added to the Southeastern Conference this year. Texas A&M accepted an invitation to join in September. Read Full Story »

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    West Virginia to join Big 12 Conference in 2012

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Big 12The West Virginia Mountaineers have accepted an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference, it was announced today.

    West Virginia will become a full member of the Big 12 on July 1, 2012. Their current conference, the Big East, requires a 27-month waiting period before leaving. The release indicates that the Mountaineers will be able to bypass that hurdle. Read Full Story »

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    Report: West Virginia to join the Big 12 Conference

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Big 12The West Virginia Mountaineers have applied to and been accepted to join the Big 12 Conference, The Charleston Daily Mail has reported.

    An official announcement from the Big 12 has not been released. West Virginia would replace the Missouri Tigers, who are expected to leave for the SEC. Read Full Story »

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    Texas and Texas A&M unlikely to play Football Game until at least 2019

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    Texas A&MTexasThe Texas Longhorns and Texas A&M Aggies are unlikely to meet in football until at least 2019, USAToday.com has reported.

    Texas A&M has talked to Texas about future games, but the Longhorns have told them that their non-conference schedule is filled through the 2018 season. Read Full Story »

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    TCU Horned Frogs accept invitation to join Big 12 Conference

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    TCUThe TCU Horned Frogs have accepted an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference in all sports, effective on July 1, 2012.

    TCU received an invitation from the Big 12 last week following the departure of Texas A&M to the SEC. The addition of TCU gives the Big 12 a total of ten schools. Read Full Story »

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    TCU Horned Frogs invited to join Big 12 Conference

    By Kevin Kelley -

    TCUThe TCU Horned Frogs, who were set to join the Big East next season, have received an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference. Negotiations between TCU and the Big 12 are ongoing, but the move is imminent.

    TCU has been a member of the Mountain West Conference since 2005. Between 1923 and 1995, the Horned Frogs were members of the Southwest Conference before it broke up and became what is now the Big 12. Their move will reignite in-state rivalries with Baylor, Texas and Texas Tech. Read Full Story »