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  1. Ranking the Big 12/SEC from top to bottom

    David Ubben

    Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops stirred up a healthy debate this week when he took a few shots at the SEC, the same league that's captured the last seven national championships. "So they've had the best team in college football," Stoops told the Tulsa W...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  2. Midseason report: Oklahoma

    David Ubben

    OKLAHOMA Record: 4-1, 2-1 Big 12 The Sooners have had the most up and down (and up again) season of any team in the Big 12. Oklahoma began the year looking like the Big 12's best team and the league's best hope for a national title. After a ...

    Blog | October 16, 2012
  3. Midseason report: West Virginia

    David Ubben

    WEST VIRGINIA Record: 5-1, 2-1 Big 12 It was all going so well. The Mountaineers had scaled the mountain, looking like the Big 12's best team and ready for the task of trying to stay there for the next six weeks. That didn't take long. The f...

    Blog | October 16, 2012
  4. Big 12 title favorite? No such thing anymore

    David Ubben

    Forty members of the media voted in the Big 12 preseason poll. Of those 40, 32 cast a vote for Oklahoma as the Big 12's best team. I was one of them, but if the other 31 were anything like me, they mostly cast it as a default vote. Oklahoma's the ...

    Blog | September 24, 2012
  5. What we learned in the Big 12 in 2011

    David Ubben

    Here's a few other things we learned over the course of the 2011 season in the Big 12. On Wednesday, we looked back on what we learned during the bowl season. 1. The Heisman isn't what you thought it was. The best player on the best team? Not a...

    Blog | January 12, 2012
  6. Big 12 Power Rankings: Pre-bowls

    David Ubben

    Here's how the Big 12 sits heading into the bowl season. 1. Oklahoma State (11-1, 8-1, LW: 1) The Cowboys made it clear on Saturday night that they're the Big 12's best team. The defense shined on a big stage, and the offense returned to form afte...

    Blog | December 05, 2011
  7. Surveying the football scene in Texas

    David Ubben

    College GameDay posed the question yesterday, and truth be told, I can't reason an answer in my head. So, I leave it up to you. Who's the best team in Texas this year? Is it undefeated Houston? The No. 11 Cougars are the highest-ranked team in ...

    Blog | November 10, 2011
  8. Big 12 power rankings: Week 6

    David Ubben

    Big weekend of conference play with a pair of Big 12 teams getting upset means lots of movement. Here goes. 1. Oklahoma (4-0, 1-0, last week: 1): Sooners are still looking like the Big 12's best team, but Alabama and LSU have passed them in the me...

    Blog | October 03, 2011
  9. Big 12 helmet stickers: Week 1

    David Ubben

    Time to hand out some awards for a job well done in Week 1. Robert Griffin III, QB, Baylor: Griffin had the biggest stage of any team in the Big 12 so far this season, and he seized it with a career game. He played the best team with the best defe...

    Blog | September 04, 2011
  10. Oklahoma's long offseason nears its end

    David Ubben

    Not even days after last season ended, the whispers began. "You know, OU brings back a pretty good team next year. Maybe even the best team." Did the Sooners deserve a No. 1 ranking in the preseason? Months later, 60 coaches and 60 members o...

    Blog | August 31, 2011
  11. Who is the Big 12's second-best team?

    David Ubben

    Few, if any, would disagree that Oklahoma opens 2011 as the class of the Big 12. But who is No. 2? It's an increasingly intriguing debate. You'll see Oklahoma State and Texas A&M flipped in polls from time to time, and there's plenty to ...

    Blog | June 30, 2011
  12. Lunch links: Who's the best team in Texas?

    David Ubben

    A group of fans met Iowa State back in Ames after the team arrived home from its win over Texas. Also, if you haven't seen the video from after the game in the locker room, here you go. Kansas' homecoming wasn't very well-attended. Neither was Texa...

    Blog | October 25, 2010
  13. What we learned in the Big 12: Week 8

    David Ubben

    1. Missouri is the best team in the Big 12. They proved it on the field, defending their home turf against the No. 1 team in the country. The Tigers won solidly and announced to everybody that they would be a factor, if not the favorite, in the Big 1...

    Blog | October 24, 2010
  14. Lunch links: Title-chasing Texas

    David Ubben

    Two of the best team names from my fantasy league from college that drafted last night: Texas Chainsaw Massaquoi and Matt Schaub Lob Blog, the rare, seamless intersection of football and Arrested Development. My weak effort: 2nd That Emo Shonn. De...

    Blog | August 30, 2010
  15. Pregame ponderables from College Station

    David Ubben

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Here are a few things I'll be watching for from tonight's Texas-Texas A&M game. For Texas: Don't going changing: The Longhorns have developed into the most consistent and best team in the Big 12 this season -- al...

    Blog | November 26, 2009
  16. McCoy overcomes flu, slow start to exact revenge on Tech

    David Ubben

    Posted by's Tim Griffin AUSTIN, Texas -- It wasn't the kind of resounding conquest that would give Texas any claim to being the nation's best team -- even as other contenders around them either struggled or lost earlier in the day. Heck, ...

    Blog | September 20, 2009