Big 12 Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Big 12 Conference en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:55:53 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Teeples: The Big 12 simply can't afford to add BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607780/Teeples-The-Big-12-simply-cant-afford-to-add-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607780/Teeples-The-Big-12-simply-cant-afford-to-add-BYU.html Fans and media want the Big 12 to add BYU. But it can't without giving up significant revenue for each school. Understanding... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:00:00 MDT BYU football: Cougars and expansion not on the radar at Big 12 media days http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657162/BYU-football-Cougars-and-expansion-not-on-the-radar-at-Big-12-media-days.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657162/BYU-football-Cougars-and-expansion-not-on-the-radar-at-Big-12-media-days.html The timing wasn't exactly right to discuss BYU's prospects of joining the Big 12 at the conference's media days which... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:00 MDT BYU and the Big 12: Some people just don't like BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623112/BYU-and-the-Big-12-Some-people-just-dont-like-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623112/BYU-and-the-Big-12-Some-people-just-dont-like-BYU.html When push comes to shove, you just can't make some people like you. For a religious institution like BYU, reality is... Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:00:00 MST BYU and the Big 12: How BYUtv would affect the Big 12's TV deals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623111/BYU-and-the-Big-12-How-BYUtv-would-affect-the-Big-12s-TV-deals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623111/BYU-and-the-Big-12-How-BYUtv-would-affect-the-Big-12s-TV-deals.html When Texas threatened to bolt to the Pac-10, the Big 12 convinced them to stay on the premise that they would retain tier-3... Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:00:00 MST BYU and the Big 12: Why playing on Sunday matters to the Big 12 Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623110/BYU-and-the-Big-12-Why-playing-on-Sunday-matters-to-the-Big-12-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623110/BYU-and-the-Big-12-Why-playing-on-Sunday-matters-to-the-Big-12-Conference.html It has been said that BYU's exception with playing sports on Sunday would be no issue for the Big 12. Not so fast. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:55:00 MST Baylor No. 1 overall seed in women's tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558994/Baylor-No-1-overall-seed-in-womens-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558994/Baylor-No-1-overall-seed-in-womens-tournament.html Brittney Griner and undefeated Baylor are the undisputed No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA women's tournament. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 17:40:31 MDT Baylor rolls past K-State into Big 12 title game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558119/Baylor-rolls-past-K-State-into-Big-12-title-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558119/Baylor-rolls-past-K-State-into-Big-12-title-game.html Brittney Griner had a career-high 45 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocked shots, leading No. 1 Baylor to an 86-65 rout of... Fri, 09 Mar 2012 13:19:32 MST Brown lifts Texas to 71-65 win over No. 25 Iowa St http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557959/Brown-lifts-Texas-to-71-65-win-over-No-25-Iowa-St.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557959/Brown-lifts-Texas-to-71-65-win-over-No-25-Iowa-St.html Texas knows enough to rely on J'Covan Brown when the Longhorns need a basket. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 21:40:24 MST No. 1 Baylor women beat Texas Tech, clinch Big 12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765552126/No-1-Baylor-women-beat-Texas-Tech-clinch-Big-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765552126/No-1-Baylor-women-beat-Texas-Tech-clinch-Big-12.html Brittney Griner and the top-ranked Baylor Lady Bears are still undefeated and already have at least a share of the Big 12... Sat, 18 Feb 2012 20:20:46 MST West Virginia holds Big 12 welcoming party http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193724/West-Virginia-holds-Big-12-welcoming-party.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193724/West-Virginia-holds-Big-12-welcoming-party.html Interim Big 12 Commissioner Chuck Neinas said Tuesday he fully expects West Virginia to start play next season despite a... Tue, 01 Nov 2011 16:27:03 MDT Missouri takes another step toward leaving Big 12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190298/Missouri-takes-another-step-toward-leaving-Big-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190298/Missouri-takes-another-step-toward-leaving-Big-12.html Missouri has taken another step toward leaving the Big 12 Conference and there is interest in the SEC in taking the Tigers. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 16:25:41 MDT Missouri takes another step toward leaving Big 12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190245/Missouri-takes-another-step-toward-leaving-Big-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700190245/Missouri-takes-another-step-toward-leaving-Big-12.html Missouri has taken another step toward leaving the Big 12 Conference and there is interest in the SEC in taking the Tigers. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:36:03 MDT Texas A.D. confirms reports that TCU invited to join Big 12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185573/Texas-AD-confirms-reports-that-TCU-invited-to-join-Big-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185573/Texas-AD-confirms-reports-that-TCU-invited-to-join-Big-12.html Thu, 06 Oct 2011 12:15:20 MDT Big 12 Conference play opens with 2 games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180545/Big-12-Conference-play-opens-with-2-games.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180545/Big-12-Conference-play-opens-with-2-games.html As Big 12 play begins this week, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops says he hasn't thought too much about the possibility that it... Mon, 19 Sep 2011 14:25:50 MDT Blue roundup: Texas examining Big 12 options http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390775/Blue-roundup-Texas-examining-Big-12-options.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390775/Blue-roundup-Texas-examining-Big-12-options.html Tue, 13 Sep 2011 10:36:48 MDT Blue roundup: Is Big 12 option for BYU crumbling? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390706/Blue-roundup-Is-Big-12-option-for-BYU-crumbling.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390706/Blue-roundup-Is-Big-12-option-for-BYU-crumbling.html BYU roundup for Monday with latest Big 12/conference realignment update Mon, 12 Sep 2011 09:57:50 MDT Aggies ready to bring focus to football http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700176013/Aggies-ready-to-bring-focus-to-football.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700176013/Aggies-ready-to-bring-focus-to-football.html Texas A&M enters the season with what could be its best team in more than a decade. Sat, 03 Sep 2011 11:05:38 MDT Texas A&M plans to leave Big 12 by July 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700175270/Texas-AM-plans-to-leave-Big-12-by-July-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700175270/Texas-AM-plans-to-leave-Big-12-by-July-2012.html The official Texas A&M fight song includes a line that bids farewell to Texas, "so long to the orange and white." By this... Wed, 31 Aug 2011 16:11:49 MDT Texas A&M plans to leave Big 12 by July 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700175188/Texas-AM-plans-to-leave-Big-12-by-July-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700175188/Texas-AM-plans-to-leave-Big-12-by-July-2012.html Texas A&M has told the Big 12 Conference it plans to leave the league by July 2012 if it is accepted by another conference. Wed, 31 Aug 2011 09:23:28 MDT A&M spokesman denies school sent withdrawal letter http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700174914/AM-spokesman-denies-school-sent-withdrawal-letter.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700174914/AM-spokesman-denies-school-sent-withdrawal-letter.html &M says it has not sent a letter of withdrawal to the Big 12 Conference. Tue, 30 Aug 2011 08:26:08 MDT Big 12 eyes still focused on Longhorns and network http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700165839/Big-12-eyes-still-focused-on-Longhorns-and-network.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700165839/Big-12-eyes-still-focused-on-Longhorns-and-network.html The 10 teams in the slimmed-down Big 12 Conference are talking football. Mon, 25 Jul 2011 13:20:29 MDT BYU football: Cougars learn kickoff times for Texas, Ole Miss games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141260/BYU-football-Cougars-learn-kickoff-times-for-Texas-Ole-Miss-games.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141260/BYU-football-Cougars-learn-kickoff-times-for-Texas-Ole-Miss-games.html Fri, 03 Jun 2011 11:26:43 MDT Higgins leads Colorado past No. 19 Kansas St 87-75 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700117203/Higgins-leads-Colorado-past-No-19-Kansas-St-87-75.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700117203/Higgins-leads-Colorado-past-No-19-Kansas-St-87-75.html Cory Higgins scored 28 points, Alec Burks had 24 and Colorado beat No. 19 Kansas State for the third time this season,... Thu, 10 Mar 2011 15:40:39 MST Middleton scores 16 as A&M beats Oklahoma 69-51 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700098924/Middleton-scores-16-as-AM-beats-Oklahoma-69-51.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700098924/Middleton-scores-16-as-AM-beats-Oklahoma-69-51.html Khris Middleton scored 16 points and added five assists and No. 16 Texas A&M won its 11th straight game, beating Oklahoma... Sat, 08 Jan 2011 15:56:07 MST Adams leads Aggies over Trojans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700082649/Adams-leads-Aggies-over-Trojans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700082649/Adams-leads-Aggies-over-Trojans.html Danielle Adams had 24 points and 10 rebounds, leading the eighth-ranked Texas A&M Aggies to an easy 87-41 win over... Tue, 16 Nov 2010 20:20:25 MST