1. Tommy Tuberville Leaving the Big 12 for the Big East Is Insane, Right?

    Of all the pony rides on the 2012 coaching carousel, Tommy Tuberville 's has been the strangest. In fact, his entire coaching journey has been strange...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 6,004 reads 4 comments

  2. Johnny Manziel, Braxton Miller, Marqise Lee and Your 2013 Heisman Frontrunners

    2012 Heisman winner Johnny Manziel is now in an ideal situation to become the second Heisman Trophy recipient to win back-to-back Heismans ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 6,428 reads 15 comments

  3. Colorado Reportedly Hires Mike MacIntyre but Why Is the Gig so Hard to Sell?

    While coaching vacancies in the SEC have been filled, Colorado had stuck in neutral with crickets chirping in the background. Just today, ESPN announced that San Jose State head coach Mike MacIntyre had been hired...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 2,322 reads 4 comments

  4. Heisman Trophy: Why Our Heisman Voter Cast Her Ballot for Johnny Manziel

    I voted Johnny Manziel No. 1 on my Heisman ballot. Although it certainly isn't required for any Heisman voter to publicly release his or her vote, I constantly get asked who I voted for and why...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 874 reads 4 comments

  5. Big 12 Football: Winners and Losers of the All-Big 12 Team

    The All-Big 12 teams were announced and there weren't a lot of surprises at most positions. We went ahead and listed the winners and then listed the losers—those who we felt ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 3,785 reads 4 comments

  6. Pac-12 Football: Grading How the Pac-12 Fared Against Other Conferences in 2012

    With the regular season in the books, it's time to do a postmortem on the Pac -12's performances against non-conference teams...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 1,272 reads 6 comments

  7. Cal Football: New Coach Sonny Dykes Will Make Cal a Pac-12 Contender

    That vacancy sign at Cal didn't last very long. Late Wednesday, Cal athletic director Sandy Barbour announced that Sonny Dykes had been hired as the new head coach of the California Golden Bears...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 260 reads 8 comments

  8. Meet the Best Coach You Never Heard Of, Baylor's Art Briles

    Remember when Baylor was that team every Big 12 team looked forward to playing? Since joining the Big 12 in 1996, Baylor has played in exactly two bowls: The 2010 Texas Bowl and the 2011 Alamo Bowl ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 2,094 reads 5 comments

  9. Heisman Trophy: Why the Uproar over Four Oklahoman Writers Voting Te'o No. 1?

    Four writers from The Oklahoman revealed who they voted for on their 2012 Heisman ballots and that has created an interesting debate: How was Johnny Manziel not voted No...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 4,624 reads 48 comments

  10. Heisman Trophy: Comparing Johnny Manziel with Tim Tebow, Cam Newton and RGIII

    Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel could make history this Saturday by becoming the first-ever freshman to win the Heisman Trophy , college football's most prestigious award...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 4,123 reads 29 comments

  11. Why College Football 2012 Was the Year of the Coach

    2012 finally fleshed out what college fans have been waiting for. The Year of the Coach. This year's Eddie Robinson Award for Coach of the Year had nine finalists: Gary Anderson ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 706 reads 2 comments

  12. Heisman Trophy: The Difference Between Most Outstanding and Most Valuable

    When college football hands out its annual awards, which player deserves what according to the awards' mission statements often stirs up a lot of debate among voters. And fans...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 1,457 reads 0 comments

  13. Heisman Finalists 2012: Will Johnny Manziel to Be First Freshman to Win Award?

    Collin Klein, Johnny Manziel and Manti Te'o are your 2012 Heisman Trophy finalists. Each finalist will be in New York City, New York this Saturday for the Heisman Trophy presentation...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 3,100 reads 21 comments

  14. Fiesta Bowl 2013: Why Kansas State Can Hang with the Oregon Ducks

    On January 3, Kansas State and Oregon will play for all the Tostitos . So can the No. 5 Kansas State Wildcats hang with the No...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 4,317 reads 34 comments

  15. Big 12 Football: Winners and Losers in Big 12 Bowl Games

    Big 12 fans should be a happy bunch right now; nine of the conference's 10 teams are going bowling this winter...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 5,615 reads 6 comments

  16. Pac-12 Football: Winners and Losers in the Pac-12 Bowl Games

    Pac -12 fans had to wait awhile to see where eight Pac -12 teams would be playing during December and January. After much speculation and conjecture, the results are in, and while some fanbases will be happy, others will be fuming...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 2,054 reads 5 comments

  17. Northern Illinois in BCS Bowl: Why Oklahoma Was Obvious Choice to Bump

    A lot of Big 12 fans are asking themselves how No. 15 Northern Illinois got in a BCS Bowl and No. 11 Oklahoma didn't. Your frustration is understandable, but don't blame Northern Illinois—blame the damn system...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 7,707 reads 34 comments

  18. Fiesta Bowl 2013: Oregon vs. Kansas State Will Be the Best BCS Bowl

    Alabama vs Notre Dame in the BCS Championship game is a great bowl match up because of the two storied football programs pitted against each other. But Danny Sheridan told ESPN on Sunday night that Alabama would be a 10-point favorite...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 10,066 reads 16 comments

  19. Why Is Louisiana Tech AD Punishing Players by Declining Bowl Bid?

    Athletic directors and their ilk have a tendency to put a spin on things. We know this from experience. But on BCS Selection Sunday, Louisiana Tech associate media relations director ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 9,160 reads 32 comments

  20. Texas Football: How Mack Brown Is Failing Texas' Top Talent

    Texas has always prided itself as the king of football, deservedly or not. Alabama may argue that point but Alabama doesn't have its own television network, while Texas has the Longhorn Network...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 14,062 reads 104 comments

  21. Collin Klein's Closing Argument Should Be Enough to Win Him the Heisman

    Kansas State had one mission in its final game of the 2012 regular season: Beat Texas and represent the Big 12 in the Fiesta Bowl. The Wildcats won 42-24...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 7,213 reads 157 comments

  22. Why SEC ADs Should Be Calling David Shaw After Pac-12 Championship

    David Shaw just shocked the world by winning the Pac -12. Who knew? Stanford Cardinal football has been a punchline in college football for the last decade, save for some shocking upsets over USC...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 3,237 reads 13 comments

  23. Pac-12 Championship: UCLA Bruins Will Be More Competitive, but Can They Win?

    It's not easy to beat the same team within a six-day period, but that is exactly what is being asked of the Stanford Cardinal. Oh, you beat the Bruins 35-17 last Saturday? Great...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 461 reads 3 comments

  24. USC Football: Should Robert Woods Enter the 2013 NFL Draft?

    Marqise Lee doesn't want him to go . Neither do USC football fans. It may not matter. Junior receiver Robert Woods has requested an evaluation from the NFL Draft Advisory board to help shape his big decision...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 4,480 reads 20 comments

  25. With Realignment Swirling, Does the Big 12 Need to Make One More Move?

    Conference expansion just won't go away—not even in the middle of the college football season. With the recent announcements of Louisville going to the ACC , Maryland and ...

    Lisa Horne Written by Lisa Horne about over 1 year ago 256 reads 8 comments