Shaq Riddick (West Virginia) was named the Walter Camp Football Foundation National Defensive Player of the Week after the Mountaineers upset of No. 4 Baylor. He is the third Big 12 player and second from West Virginia (Clint Trickett) honored this season.
Nick Rose kicked a 21-yard field goal with 3 seconds left, sending Texas to a wild 48-45 victory over Iowa State, snapping a two-game losing streak in what had been the worst start for the Longhorns in nearly 60 years.
Trevone Boykin threw for a career-high 410 yards with three touchdowns, two on long plays to Josh Doctson in the first quarter, and No. 12 TCU bounced back with a 42-9 victory over No. 15 Oklahoma State on Saturday.
Davis Webb threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns to lead Texas Tech to a 34-21 win over Kansas on Saturday, snapping the Red Raiders' eight-game Big 12 skid that dated to last season.
Clint Trickett threw three touchdown passes and West Virginia surprised sloppy No. 4 Baylor 41-27 Saturday.
Michael Hunnicutt missed a 19-yard field goal late as No. 14 Kansas State held off No. 11 Oklahoma 31-30 on Saturday afternoon.
All five games on the schedule Saturday carry post-season significance of various degrees.
Grant's ability to overcome adversity is a skill the entire Texas Tech program will need to utilize this season.
A weekly compilation of tidbits and nuggets from around the Big 12.
Baylor's Bryce Petty has claimed the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week and the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week awards.
There is not a more competitive or exciting league in the country than the Big 12. Last week all games went down to the wire and were decided by a touchdown or less
Winning the highest-scoring game between two top-10 ranked teams in the Associated Press poll's history earned the Bears the Big Game National Team of the Week honor for games of the weekend of Oct. 11.