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  1. Beware Holgorsen offenses with elite backs

    David Ubben

    No one knows what kind of player Rushel Shell ultimately will become, but we do know what colors he'll wear for the foreseeable future. That would be the Old Gold and Blue: Shell visited West Virginia on Monday and chose the Mountaineers over Ken...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  2. Nonconference preview: Oklahoma State

    David Ubben

    Time to continue our team-by-team look at the Big 12's nonconference schedule. Next up: Oklahoma State. Mississippi State at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas, Aug. 31 Coach: Dan Mullen (29-22), fifth year 2012 record: 8-5, 4-4 SEC Retu...

    Blog | July 05, 2013
  3. New-look offense could be on tap for WVU

    David Ubben

    Dana Holgorsen has a reputation as a coach who loves to throw it on every down, but since leaving Case Keenum and Houston behind, that's been far from the case. His Cougars offenses ran the ball on 36.8 percent of their downs in 2008 and even less...

    Blog | June 24, 2013
  4. Mailbag: Gundy, 2013, WVU, expectations

    David Ubben

    Thanks for all the e-mail this week, everybody. Here's where you can reach me if you've got more to say. Let's get to your mail. Nicholas in Houston writes: What do you think is roughly the likelihood of the Big 12 champs being decided prior to th...

    Blog | May 31, 2013
  5. What if Big 12 teams could trade players?

    David Ubben

    Every now and then, a Mailbag question necessitates its own post. You can email me here to make an appearance on Friday's mailbag, but let's tackle an intriguing question: Tas in Houston writes: Hey David, what are the chances that the Big 12 will i...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  6. Chat: Big 12 vs. SEC, Ash critics, bowl talk

    David Ubben

    Thanks for coming to today's chat, everybody. Here's the link to the full transcript. Got more to say? Send it to my Mailbag. On the to the highlights! Stephen (Houston): You posted an article in lunchlinks this morning that suggesting that ...

    Blog | December 18, 2012
  7. Warhawks have Baylor's full attention

    David Ubben

    Early Saturday evening, Baylor trotted to the locker room down double digits to a Football Championship Subdivision team. Granted it was the nation's second-best FCS team a year ago, but still, Sam Houston State spends its time in college football's ...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  8. Baylor rallies, avoids shocking FCS upset

    David Ubben

    You won't find many FCS teams better than Sam Houston State. That's still no excuse for a Big 12 team to lose to the Bearkats. Baylor came much closer than they would have liked, but ralled to win, 48-23. The Bears couldn't move the ball and co...

    Blog | September 15, 2012
  9. Tuberville: Doubt fueled Red Raiders' win

    David Ubben

    Texas State turned heads with its Week 1 upset of Houston as a 36-point underdog. In turn, Texas Tech became a possible next victim. The Red Raiders, 5-7 a year ago, heard plenty of noise about their chances to become upset No. 2 for the Bobcats. ...

    Blog | September 11, 2012
  10. Schedule analysis: Baylor Bears

    David Ubben

    Time to start analyzing each team's schedule across the Big 12. Next up, those Bears in Waco. See more Big 12 schedule analysis here. Nonconference (with 2011 records): Sept. 2: SMU (8-5) Sept. 15: Sam Houston State (14-1) Sept. 21: at ...

    Blog | July 06, 2012
  11. Is Geno Smith the Big 12's best QB?

    David Ubben

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. -- Dana Holgorsen's seen what quarterbacks in his offense can do. There was Graham Harrell at Texas Tech. There was Case Keenum at Houston. In 2010, there was Brandon Weeden at Oklahoma State. Now, there's Geno Smith. All ...

    Blog | April 17, 2012
  12. Notes, thoughts on a visit to Stillwater

    David Ubben

    STILLWATER, Okla. -- We've only scratched the surface of my notebook after my visit to Stillwater on Wednesday. Lots, lots, lots more to come. Here's a few spare thoughts, notes and quotes from my day with the reigning Big 12 champs. You've heard...

    Blog | April 05, 2012
  13. Lunch links: Mike Leach's firing revisited

    David Ubben

    Well played, Houston. Well played. Texas Tech chancellor Kent Hance opens up about the Mike Leach firing, among other things, with the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. Says Hance: "He told me to go 'f' myself, and that's in the testimony, and he just r...

    Blog | April 03, 2012
  14. Q&A: West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen

    David Ubben

    West Virginia are the new guys on the block in the Big 12, but its coach has been around the Big 12 block plenty. Dana Holgorsen did stints at Texas Tech and Oklahoma State (with Houston in between) before being named the Mountaineers' head coach. ...

    Blog | March 12, 2012
  15. Car Care Bowl: Three keys for Texas A&M

    David Ubben

    Texas A&M and Northwestern will kick off the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas on Saturday at noon ET at Reliant Stadium in Houston, but here's a look at what the Aggies have to do to grab the win. 1. Be extra careful in those third quarters. It...

    Blog | December 30, 2011
  16. Car Care Bowl: Texas A&M-Northwestern

    David Ubben

    Texas A&M and Northwestern will kick off the New Year's Eve action in Houston with a noon ET kickoff at Reliant Stadium in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas. Here's a bit of what to expect: WHO TO WATCH: Cyrus Gray, RB, Texas A&M. The ...

    Blog | December 30, 2011