I told you so...
First place and the bottom 4 were easy picks.
It's those middle 5 that seem to have most folks confused.
The Big 12 media released their preseason picks for football, matching my pick for the eventual champion and the bottom four finishers (in a slightly different order)...
|Big 12 Media||RobertW_CRFF|
|7||TEXAS TECH||7||TEXAS TECH|
|8||WEST VIRGINIA||7||IOWA ST|
|9||IOWA ST||9||WEST VIRGINIA|
Here are the official media poll results...
|1.||Oklahoma State (15)||365|
The Cowboys easily received the most 1st place votes, so while it wasn't overwhelming support they are clearly favored.
I can understand the split of votes between OU, TCU, and Texas, but the lack of love for Baylor is interesting. A lot of guys return for a team that took the lash to Kansas State and Oklahoma State down the stretch in 2012.
Now let's see who the coaches favor...