The Oklahoma Sooners will face several competitive opponents again in the new-look Big 12 in 2012. Matchups with TCU, West Virginia (hopefully) and Notre Dame should be entertaining. Just in case they aren't, Sooner fans can look forward to tussles with Big 12 standbys Texas and Kansas State.
Like most recent seasons, 2012 has the potential to be a big year for Bob Stoops and Co. However, the Sooners will not accomplish anything without earning it, as they face several teams that could easily derail the Crimson and Cream.
So, which games should you circle on the schedule? Here are five teams that could have the last laugh against the Sooners in the regular season in 2012.