Oklahoma is the media’s preseason pick to win the Big 12 in 2017.
The Sooners received the most first-place votes of any team in the conference with 19. Oklahoma State finished second in the poll and second in first place votes (12). Kansas State, Texas and TCU were the other teams picked to finish in the top five of the conference standings.
The media has picked the Sooners to win the conference five times since 2011, and they’ve won the past two Big 12 titles.
The Big 12 championship game returns this year on Dec. 2 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The championship game will feature the No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the final regular season standings.
Here’s the full Big 12 preseason poll:
|Team (First-place votes)||Points|
|2.||Oklahoma State (12)||294|
|3.||Kansas State (1)||231|
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