Campus Corner

Blair Kerkhoff’s college football power rankings

Baylor’s LaQuan McGowan got past Kansas safety Michael Glatczak and scored a touchdown in the first half Saturday.
Baylor’s LaQuan McGowan got past Kansas safety Michael Glatczak and scored a touchdown in the first half Saturday. The Associated Press

Big 12


Last weekend

This week

1. Baylor

beat Kansas 66-7

West Virginia

Big-guy TD came from 410-pound tight end LaQuan McGowan

2. TCU

beat Kansas State 52-45

at Iowa State

Horned Frogs’ combined score in road victories: 107-97

3. Oklahoma State

beat West Va. 33-26 in O.T.


Huge game for defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah

4. Oklahoma

lost to Texas 24-17

at Kansas State

Anything can happen in Red River —and did

5. Texas Tech

beat Iowa State 66-31

at Kansas

Four victories match last year’s total

6. Kansas State

lost to TCU 52-45


Wildcats should have gone for it on late fourth and 1

7. Texas

beat Oklahoma 24-17


Coach Charlie Strong’s best moment at Texas

8. West Virginia

lost to Oklahoma St. 33-26 in O.T.

at Baylor

It doesn’t get easier this week for Mountaineers at Waco

9. Iowa State

lost to Texas Tech 66-31


Cyclones running back Mike Warren rushed for 245 yards

10. Kansas

lost to Baylor 66-7

Texas Tech

Could have been worse



Last weekend

This week

1. LSU

beat South Carolina 45-24


Tigers are building cases for the best team in SEC

2. Texas A&M



Aggies have extra week to prep for Tide

3. Florida

beat Missouri 21-3

at LSU

Gators sitting pretty in East race

4. Alabama

beat Arkansas 27-14

at Texas A&M

WR Wide receiver Calvin Ridley had 140 receiving yards

5. Mississippi

beat New Mexico St. 52-3

at Memphis

Danger game at Memphis?

6. Mississippi St.

beat Troy 45-17

La. Tech

Quarterback Dak Prescott played less than a quarter

7. Kentucky



Sitting second in division play

8. Tennessee

beat Georgia 38-31


Finally, Volunteers prevail at end

9. Georgia

lost to Tennessee 38-31


Knee injury for running back Nick Chubb will keep him out for the season

10. Missouri

lost to Florida 21-3

at Georgia

No matter the quarterback, Tigers’ offense has issues

11. Arkansas

lost to Alabama 27-14


Good effort against Bama

12. Auburn


at Kentucky

Jeremy Johnson or Sean White at quarterback for Tigers?

13. South Carolina

lost to LSU 45-24


Good performance in tough circumstances

14. Vanderbilt


at South Carolina

Best chance for league victory is against Gamecocks