Big 12 Preview: A Season of Change in 2017

A lot can change in a year. In August of 2016 the Big 12 Conference was in the midst of a silly and ill-advised expansion process with an all-comers procedure that produced over two dozen wannabe candidates. In the 360 or so days since then, the expansion plug was (smartly) pulled. Plans proceeded on the…

The Hair Makes The Man: Mike Gundy Sets Fun Tone at Oklahoma State

FRISCO, Texas – Mike Gundy’s current hairstyle – yeah, it’s still a thing – evokes a classic Seinfield episode. “It’s real and it’s spectacular.” A year ago at the Big 12’s football media days, the Oklahoma State coach appeared with a haircut often referred to as “business in the front, party in the back.” A…

Iowa State's Joel Lanning

Iowa State’s Joel Lanning is A Unique ‘Slash’ Performer

FRISCO, Texas - The slash, the angled line found at the far right of the bottom row of your QUERTY keyboard, is not recognized as one of the 14 official punctuation marks. It is commonly used to separate alternatives. When you find a slash on a college football roster, it's typically used for players with…