Big 12 Football Preview: Week 10

Before the games kickoff we’ll let you know where your favorite Big 12 teams are playing that week and also rank all the games taking place. If the need arises we’ll designate which team in the match-up should be on upset alert.

All times are central. Rankings are from BCS poll.

Oct 27, 2012; Manhattan, KS, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders quarterback Seth Doege (7) warms up before the start of a game against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-US PRESSWIRE

Big 12 Game of the Week

Who: 23 Texas Longhorns (6-2, 3-2 Big 12) @ 18 Texas Tech Red Raiders (6-2, 3-2 Big 12)
What: Battle for the Chancellor’s Spurs.
When: Saturday, November 3rd at 2:30 pm
Where: Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock, Texas
Why: This game is Texas Tech’s chance to bounce back after losing to Kansas State.

Games You’re Watching Anyway

Saturday, November 3rd:

  • 12 Oklahoma Sooners (5-2, 3-1 Big 12) @ Iowa State Cyclones (5-3, 2-3 Big 12), 11 am (TV: ABC/ESPN3)
  • TCU Horned Frogs (5-3, 2-3 Big 12) @ 21 West Virginia Mountaineers (5-2, 2-2 Big 12), 2 pm (TV: FOX)

Alumni/Friends and Family Mainly Interested

Saturday, November 3rd:

  • Kansas Jayhawks (1-7, 0-6 Big 12) @ Baylor Bears (3-4, 0-4 Big 12), 2:30 pm (TV: FSN)
    Upset Alert: This is Kansas’ chance to get their first conference win of the season.
  • 24 Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-2, 3-1 Big 12) @ 2 Kansas State Wildcats (8-0, 5-0 Big 12), 7 pm (TV: ABC)
    Upset Alert: Kansas State has been known to drop a conference game late in the season.

Staff’s Picks

Current Records:

  • George: 32-12
  • Ricky: 32-12

Last Week:

  • George: 3-2
  • Ricky: 5-0
  1. Kansas v.s. Baylor – George: Baylor | Ricky: KU
  2. 12 Oklahoma v.s. Iowa State – George: OU | Ricky: OU
  3. TCU v.s. 21 West Virginia – George: WVU | Ricky: WVU
  4. 23 Texas v.s. 18 Texas Tech – George: TTU | Ricky: Texas
  5. 24 Oklahoma State v.s. 2 Kansas State – George: KSU | Ricky: KSU


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Topics: Football, Kansas Jayhawks, Kansas State Wildcats, Texas Longhorns, Texas Tech Red Raiders

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