Gary Parrish of CBSSports.com writes that it’s fair to question, but not criticize, Marcus Smart’s decision to return to Oklahoma State for his sophomore season.
Baylor’s Bryce Petty, who appears to be the next quarterback for the Bears, talked about a variety of topics in this Q and A.
TCU coach Gary Patterson, after one season in the Big 12, is changing his approach but not his drive to succeed.
Andy Staples of SI.com writes that Baylor is ready to “get dirty” with a running attack that could help the Bears make a run at the Big 12 title.
Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman writes that Texas Tech football coach Kliff Kingsbury has Lubbock buzzing about the football season.
Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt discusses the decision to hire Kliff Kingsbury as football coach in this Q&A with Dennis Dodd of CBSSports.com.