• Kansas forward Perry Ellis (34) dunks against TCU during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

    Ellis double-double for No. 7 Kansas in 75-56 win at TCU

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Devonte Graham dived to the floor for a loose ball in a wild sequence that led to a three-point play for Perry Ellis, putting No. 7 Kansas up by 20 points in the first half.

  • Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby, left, smiles as he listens to a reporter's question as he leaves a new conference after a meeting Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Irving, Texas. Big 12 presidents and chancellors came to one agreement while working through the possibility of a football championship game, expansion and a league-wide television network, they are going to defer all comments to commissioner Bowlsby. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Big 12 leaders agree to single voice dealing with big issues

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Big 12 presidents and chancellors came to one agreement Friday: While working through the possibility of a football championship game, expansion and a league-wide television network, they are going to defer comments to Commissioner Bob Bowlsby.

  • Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby arrives to speak to reporters after the first day of the conference's meeting Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Irving, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Big 12 unlikely to have football title game in ’16

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is unlikely to stage a football championship game this year though the NCAA approved a plan last month that would allow the 10-team league to do so.

  • Oklahoma head coach Lon Kruger gives instructions guard Isaiah Cousins (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)

    Big 12 best basketball league again, brutal half-season left

    The Big 12 has the nation’s No. 1 team in Oklahoma and half of the league’s teams are ranked in the top 15 of the Top 25.

  • Nacogdoches High School football player Brandon Jones dons a UT cap as he announces that he will be attending the University of Texas to play NCAA college football, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, during a national signing day event in Nacogdoches, Texas, (Victor Texcucano/The Daily Sentinel via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Good drama gives Texas another top Big 12 recruiting class

    This is the kind of drama Texas coach Charlie Strong can live with — and could finally push the Longhorns back to the top of the Big 12 during the season.

  • These ‘paper tigers’ for TCU may be Patterson’s best class

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson usually breaks out the term “paper tigers” when discussing his recruiting classes.

  • Texas guard Demarcus Holland (2) goes up to sink a basket as Baylor's Johnathan Motley (5) and Rico Gathers (2) defend in the fist half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    No. 15 Baylor falls out of 1st after 67-59 loss to Texas

    WACO, Texas (AP) — No. 15 Baylor hadn’t lost at home to an unranked team in more than two years. This was only the second time in 20 Big 12 seasons the Bears got this deep into a season still with a share of the conference lead.

  • Texas guard Javan Felix (3) drives past Baylor's Rico Gathers (2) on his way to the basket in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Texas upsets No. 15 Baylor 67-59 for 6th win in 7 games

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Connor Lammert had 15 points, including a clutch 3-pointer in the final minute, and Texas won for the sixth time in its last seven games, beating No. 15 Baylor 67-59 on Monday night.