Big 12 at a glance

Yahoo! Sports expert Pat Forde breaks down everything you need to know about the Big 12 this season.

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TCU v Texas

AUSTIN, TX - NOVEMBER 22: Jason Verrett #2 of the TCU Horned Frogs celebrates after an interception that lead to the TCU victory over the Texas Longhorns on November 22, 2012 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Kansas State

=MANHATTAN, KS - DECEMBER 01: Head coach Bill Snyder (C) of the Kansas State Wildcats walks off the field after defeating the Texas Longhorns for the Big 12 Championship on December 1, 2012 at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas. Kansas State defeated Texas 42-24. (Photo by Peter G. Aiken/Getty Images)

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy tries to get the attention of an official during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Oklahoma State wide receiver Josh Stewart (5) runs past Texas cornerback Carrington Byndom (23) for a touchdown in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Les Miles

Biggest Non-League Game: TCU vs. LSU in Arlington, Aug. 31. The belief is that the Big 12 is in rebuild mode this year. An upset of an SEC power in the season opener by the Horned Frogs would radically alter that thinking.

Baylor v Oklahoma

NORMAN, OK - NOVEMBER 10: Running back Lache Seastrunk #25 of the Baylor Bears celebrates a touchdown against the Oklahoma Sooners November 10, 2012 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Oklahoma

Best Rivalry: Oklahoma-Texas. What, you were expecting West Virginia-Iowa State?

20FORT WORTH, TX - SEPTEMBER 22: TCU Horned Frogs fans cheer during a game against Virginia Cavaliers at Amon G. Carter Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

FORT WORTH, TX - SEPTEMBER 22: TCU Horned Frogs fans cheer during a game against Virginia Cavaliers at Amon G. Carter Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

West Virginia

Best Tailgate Scene: West Virginia. The food and scenery are better at Texas, but nobody goes harder than the Mountaineer faithful. Be prepared.

Ames

Worst Town: Ames, Iowa.