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  1. The Big 12's most improved players of 2012

    David Ubben

    Every year, we see players take the leap. It's a natural progression in college. Contributors become impact players. Solid starters become superstars and there are plenty of moves in between. Only players who have played two full seasons in college f...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  2. Weekend roundup: Big 12 bowl discipline

    David Ubben

    It happens every year. With a month between bowl games and a week of activity in a new city, suspensions drop and impact players miss bowls. This year won't be the exception. Oklahoma defensive tackle Stacy McGee is likely to miss the Cotton Bo...

    Blog | December 26, 2012
  3. Collin Klein makes Good Works team

    David Ubben

    The AFCA Allstate Good Works team is made up of 22 student-athletes who have proven themselves to be great players on the field and good citizens off the field. The team measures the impact players have in their communities in their spare time. ...

    Blog | September 19, 2012
  4. New impact players, T-Magic and North race

    David Ubben

    So you missed today's chat? Here's a few highlights. See the full transcript. Gerald in Haversford asked: Are there any new impact players in the Big XII? Ones we didn't know about at season's beginning? David Ubben: The short list is Neb...

    Blog | September 21, 2010
  5. Lunch links: Snyder's big-time impact

    David Ubben

    Bill Snyder: Still the best. Vahe Gregorian of the Kansas City Star writes about Bill Snyder's off-field impact in Manhattan, including when he prevented one player from committing suicide. Iowa State is wearing some 1920s throwback uniforms as...

    Blog | August 06, 2013
  6. Seven from Big 12 on Lott Trophy list

    David Ubben

    The Lott IMPACT Trophy released its watch list on Thursday, which means only one thing: It's officially watch list season in college football. The award is given annually to college football's best defensive player who makes an IMPACT on and off t...

    Blog | May 16, 2013
  7. K-State LB Brown a Lott Trophy finalist

    David Ubben

    Kansas State linebacker Arthur Brown is one of four finalists for the Lott IMPACT Trophy, given annually to college football's best defensive player. The award is given to the player who best displays character of the acronym "IMPACT," which stand...

    Blog | November 29, 2012
  8. K-State LB Brown named Lott semifinalist

    David Ubben

    Kansas State linebacker Arthur Brown is one of eight semifinalists for the Lott IMPACT Trophy, given annually to college football's best defender. The award also factors in a player's on- and off-the-field "IMPACT," an acronym signifying Integrity...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  9. Player of the Week: Big 12

    David Ubben

    It's easy to talk numbers when you look at Player of the Week honors, and if you do, Collin Klein is out of the running pretty quick. But really, Player of the Week honors is about having an impact, and about carrying a team to a win. Nobody did t...

    Blog | September 24, 2012
  10. Penn State transfer fitting in with Sooners

    David Ubben

    Harsh NCAA sanctions sent Penn State football players scattering. A handful left before the sanctions dropped, and 10 have now left after the NCAA dropped the hammer on State College. Two left for the Big 12, and one has already made a big impact....

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  11. Another sign of trouble for Sooners

    David Ubben

    Oklahoma already had questions along its defensive line, which lacks a proven impact player and experience at the end position. Another preseason loss means the questions will only get louder. From SoonerNation: Oklahoma senior defensive tackl...

    Blog | August 17, 2012
  12. The Big 12's spring breakout players

    David Ubben

    We're taking a look at spring breakout players across college football today, and here's who made a big impact across the Big 12. Trey Metoyer, WR, Oklahoma: Metoyer may have had the best spring of anyone in the Big 12. The physical freshman spent...

    Blog | May 17, 2012
  13. Big 12 lands seven on Lott Trophy list

    David Ubben

    The Lott IMPACT Trophy list broke the ice on awards list season and put six Big 12 talents on its 2012 Watch List. Each year, the award is given to the defensive player with the biggest "IMPACT" on his team, on and off the field. The acronym stand...

    Blog | May 08, 2012
  14. Brown, Acho make cut for Lott Trophy

    David Ubben

    Oklahoma State CB Brodrick Brown and Texas linebacker Emmanuel Acho are among eight semifinalists for the Lott IMPACT Trophy. No Big 12 player has ever won the 8-year-old award, which weighs equally each player's on-field attributes and off-the-fi...

    Blog | November 09, 2011
  15. Two from Big 12 up for Lott Trophy

    David Ubben

    The Lott IMPACT Trophy has narrowed its candidates to 20 quarter-finalists, and two from the Big 12 made the cut: Brodrick Brown, CB, Oklahoma State Emmanuel Acho, LB, Texas No Big 12 player has ever won the 8-year-old award, which weighs eq...

    Blog | October 26, 2011
  16. Which Big 12 player has the most impact?

    David Ubben

    We'll do this category a bit different. We're all about the wild cards here on the Big 12 blog. Fear of the unknown? How about the anticipation of the unknown? In this poll, pick the unknown player that will have the most impact on the 2011 season...

    Blog | May 12, 2011