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Segment one of Big 12 Showcase, your source for all your Big 12 Conference news.
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Hello again I'm walking inside the fox sports studios for another week a big posts okay I'm John -- again. Every team in the league place this weekend and there is one game a huge game that will have a say in who is the leading challenger. But the big twelve title and it takes on a whole new field this year too is the game is no longer for the big twelve south division supremacy this year. Brings a whole new approach to the conference race and a different look. To the conference standings we start. With those this week and you see there's no -- division their entire leaderboard. -- pretty evenly here going into the play you'll see the Colts. Coaches' poll ranking in that column and making its debut and Paul number 11 meanwhile Oklahoma hangs on the number one spot. Rankings in best ball but it dropped to number. Three and that -- -- on the schedule action kicks off at 11 AM with the AT&T Red River Rivalry Oklahoma and Texas for the 100. Sixth time that is a marquee game. For this weekend. We are now joined by our college football hall of Famer and fox college football analyst Gary reasons as well as. Veteran big twelve -- writer Wendell barn house from the official conference web -- that cult sport dot com it's time for our week six sound off segment and Gary leads us off. Well John I spent the better part of my professional career just out. Side of the Big Apple Manhattan. Talk about his the little apple and what's going on down there and particularly -- bill Schneider you know He had a miraculous turnaround that program. In Manhattan many years ago and guess what He -- resurrect that program once again what he's been able to do -- -- just turn that program over and or round. And as a coach He gets the most out of his players you'd pick up his 150 win -- his career this year when He won a ballgame a season -- against eastern Kentucky. He's now joined Joseph Paterno Frank Beamer. Steve Spurrier Matt brown and your ankle as coaches that are active coaches with a 150 plus win so that's pretty impressive now his he's 46 years into the job. But you know what he's a jam he'd just keep getting better. And I tell you what. This is a birthday week for -- for coach Snyder and I think that this is -- just be interesting time for him hopefully. You know he'll continue to get those. Markets going the right way. Well Gary -- you know talking about the state fair taxes. You know things to come the minor deep fried pineapple upside down -- fried Coke deep fried butter fried -- up. I'll wait for fried French Fries myself but you know more fried delicacies were going to be embedded in the state fair Texas will continue as long as there is a lone star state. But to -- a state fair isn't the same without this week the Texas Oklahoma or if you prefer the Oklahoma Texas. With all the changes in conference membership you know some rivalries are being altered summer gonna end all together. Now a few weeks ago it looked like the Red River Rivalry might come to an end to wind up being played on campus sites. Now as long search fried food big checks in the state fair of Texas Texas vs Oklahoma belongs in Dallas at the Cotton Bowl in October. This is what a college football rivalry is all about. Wells that Wendell Gary thank you very much more from you guys about week six Indy pro football in just a bit at first. Some other big twelve news this week including some firm movement of solidarity. From. The nine schools that we know will be here pass this year Keith Fletcher has more in conference cuts. Presented by sport clips where it's good to be guys. The University of Missouri curators on Tuesday empower kids were pretty beat. With the ability either commit to the Big 12 Conference. Worst -- membership elsewhere. This news comes after all other schools of the big twelve besides Missouri and Texas to get him. Commitment to sharing all revenue related to hear 1 am here to football and men's basketball television rights as well left the NCAA tournament. Would at least eight big twelve members now holding strong effort for interim commissioner chuck niners now we strongly. Towards conference expansion. Well we're gonna have I'm gathering a lot of information as much as I am from television analysts who could talk about. Number and potential candidates were looking at a number of factors to determine how many. Would. Institutions. How many institutions like conference like that. Right now there's no consensus as to the.