The Big 12 has been an exciting conference all season long. With no clear favorite to win the conference, every game moving forward will help shape how high Big 12 teams move up the national college football playoff rankings. Here are the best games to look out for in the Big 12 for the remainder of the season.
Week 8: Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech
This game may be the highest scoring game in the conference for the entire season. Both offenses can light up the scoreboards like no other, as Texas Tech averages over 48 points per game and Oklahoma averages over 40. This should be a great game to kick back and enjoy if you love to touchdowns way more than you love defense.
Week 9: Baylor vs. Texas
These two interstate rivals are poised to give Big 12 fans a fantastic game to watch. The Baylor football program is hoping to continue their playoff push while Texas will be looking to play spoiler, as there season will not mount any playoff success.
Week 10: Oklahoma State vs. Kansas State
The Cowboys have quietly had a successful season so far and will have to win big on the road this week to prove they belong in the polls. Last year’s game was determined by a last minute field goal and this year’s matchup should play out very similar.
Week 11: Baylor vs. Oklahoma
These two teams have the national college football playoffs as their goal, so this game will basically act as a playoff game for these two powerhouses. This may be the best game to buy Oklahoma football tickets for if you enjoy high-scoring affairs.
Week 12: TCU vs. Oklahoma State
This game will another high-scoring affair in the Big 12. The Cowboys will need a big-time win at home to add to their resume if they want to keep moving up the polls. Prepare for a shoot out in Stillwater.
Week 14: Baylor vs. Texas Tech
This rivalry game will be played at AT&T Stadium in front of what should be close to a sold out crowd. Baylor University is about an hour and half away while Texas Tech is just under five hours from Arlington. Baylor leads the all-time series 37-36-1 and has won the last five matchups, all played at Jerry’s World.
Week 14: Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma
The Bedlam Series could never go unmentioned. These two inter-state rivals hope this game has a lot on the line and will be hoping a win boosts themselves into a top spot in the polls as well as play spoiler for the loser.