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  1. First-year challenges for Kliff Kingsbury

    David Ubben

    We're looking at first-year coaches across the country today, and the challenges ahead of the new guys in each league. There's only one in the Big 12, but here's what I tab as the biggest challenge awaiting Kliff Kingsbury: Expectations are the...

    Blog | June 12, 2013
  2. Best- and worst-case scenario: Texas Tech

    David Ubben

    Time for the next in our series on the best and worst-case scenarios for each team in the Big 12. With a good amount of returning talent but a new coaching staff, Texas Tech will be tough to project. I've got them seventh in my power rankings righ...

    Blog | June 11, 2013
  3. Lunch links: Big 12 expansion options

    David Ubben

    Oh, wait, wait, wait, wait. Eighteenth-century agrarian business, but I guess it's all the same principles. Let me ask you, are you at all concerned about an uprising? Could the Big 12 eventually add Connecticut or Cincinnati? The former sounds l...

    Blog | April 25, 2013
  4. Tech's Kingsbury talks offense, uniforms

    David Ubben

    I hope you guys enjoyed our look at new Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury on Wednesday as part of our week-long look at first-year coaches. You can see my column here, as well as another look from colleague Travis Haney. There was plenty of interes...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  5. Haney: The time is right for Kingsbury

    David Ubben

    I checked in earlier today with a column on Kliff Kingsbury's biggest challenge of Year 1 at Texas Tech: The ability to learn as he goes along and adjust his schemes as he learns more about his team. My colleague Travis Haney also wrote about King...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  6. Tech's Kingsbury set to learn on the go

    David Ubben

    Having held the title of head coach for just a little more than three of his 403 months on the planet, Texas Tech's Kliff Kingsbury can't be expected to know all the answers. He doesn't. What's going to be his biggest challenge in his new gig? ...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  7. Lunch links: Boone Pickens on the map

    David Ubben

    Sloooowwwww daaaayyyyy. Oklahoma's swiped West Virginia's offensive line coach, according to WVU athletic director Oliver Luck. Boone Pickens talked one of his favorite subjects on Thursday: Oklahoma State football. Can Texas get its recruiti...

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  8. Lunch links: More Stoops staff changes

    David Ubben

    Somebody stand up and give the Big Ten a hand! Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops has now fired three staffers, reports Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman. Two more went out the door on Tuesday. With those moves, Stoops has taken a hatchet to criticisms that h...

    Blog | February 13, 2013
  9. Mike Leach's lawsuit vs. Tech dismissed

    David Ubben

    It's been a saga of more than three years, but Mike Leach's lawsuit against Texas Tech looks to be nearly over. The final count in his wrongful termination suit against the university was dismissed by a judge on Tuesday. From the Associated Press:...

    Blog | February 06, 2013
  10. The Big 12 all-interview team: Local edition

    David Ubben

    You saw my all-interview team last week, but considering I'm not on campus every day during the season, I only spend a finite amount of time around players. The local media gets a whole lot more time, and as such, has their own set of top interviews ...

    Blog | January 28, 2013
  11. Lunch links: Best Big 12 teams ever

    David Ubben

    Oh, you Bravermans. Are Oklahoma coaches bashing former safety Tony Jefferson to NFL teams?'s Andy Staples dropped his "too-early" preseason top 25. Interesting stuff here. Most interesting: No Oklahoma State. I disagree strongly with th...

    Blog | January 23, 2013
  12. Mailbag: SEC/Big Ten, Kingsbury, Horns

    David Ubben

    Thanks for all the emails this week. Here's where you can reach me. Stay tuned tonight for coverage of the Cotton Bowl on the blog, and live commentary via Twitter. Kevin in Austin, Texas writes: David, Why is it that when a player from the state ...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  13. Sumlin, Manziel offer insight into Kingsbury

    David Ubben

    IRVING, Texas -- Before Kevin Sumlin hired Kliff Kingsbury, Kingsbury got Sumlin fired. From Texas A&M, no less, too. Sumlin jokes about it these days, and of course, it's not quite that simple, but Sumlin was on R.C. Slocum's staff in College ...

    Blog | January 02, 2013
  14. Q&A: Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury, part II

    David Ubben

    Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury sat down with earlier this week to talk about his new gig. Earlier today, he talked about his first week on the job, the process of being hired and his relationship with Mike Leach. Here's the rest of the con...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  15. Q&A: Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury

    David Ubben

    It's been a little more than a week since Texas Tech brought in program legend Kliff Kingsbury to run its program. This week, he sat down with to talk about a variety of topics. Can you take me through the first few days on the ...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  16. Catching up to the Big 12 coaching carousel

    David Ubben

    The silly season can get dizzying at times. We'll update this if necessary, but here's where the Big 12 coaching carousel has currently landed after a few big spins. BAYLOR No changes. Head coach Art Briles was reportedly contacted by Arkans...

    Blog | December 19, 2012