Keith Fletcher of Fox Sports Southwest writes that the folks in West Virginia are excited about joining the Big 12 Conference.
Texas freshman golfer Jordan Spieth made the cut in another PGA Tour event over the weekend and is pondering his future.
Oklahoma's Jessica Shults, whose 2011 season was cut short by ulcerative colitis, has returned to the lineup and provided the Sooners with a big boost.
Kansas sophomore Diamond Dixon, the Big 12 reigning champion in the 400 meters, hopes to qualify for the Olympics.
He has a name - Damien Magnifico - that draws attention and when he throws a fast ball that registers 100 mph on radar guns, the Oklahoma pitcher draws a crowd.