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William Knox is a 2009 graduate of Texas Tech University. He began his writing career as the owner of AbsolutelyObknoxious.com before joining CBD before the 2008 NCAA season. Aside from writing, William spent the summer of 2008 as the Media Relations Intern for the Coppell Copperheads of the Texas Collegiate League, and following summer as the Media Relations Director for both the North Texas Copperheads and the McKinney Marshals of the TCL, posting double-duty as the official scorer.

Big 12 Weekend Preview (March 13-March 16)

TEXAS A&M (Photo courtesy of Texas A&M)
TEXAS A&M (Photo courtesy of Texas A&M)

The Big 12 opens up conference play this weekend with 3 weekend series. #6 Texas A&M and  #13 Baylor headline the schedule, with a 3-game series split between College Station and Waco. Missouri travels to Austin to take on #3 Texas, while Nebraska will be in Lubbock to battle Texas Tech. #11 Oklahoma State hosts Rhode Island and Cal-State Fullerton in Stillwater at the Oklahoma State Tournament, while #19 Oklahoma travels to Tampa, Florida to play in the USF Bulls Baseball Classic. Kansas State will play host to Butler over the weekend with Kansas traveling to Tempe, Arizona to face off with #4 Arizona State. Continue reading

CBB Column: Checking in on the Big 12 (March 3rd)

Courtesy of Big 12 Sports
Courtesy of Big 12 Sports

By: William Knox
With 2 weekends under the belt, the Big 12 race is beginning to take shape. As is usual, the Texas Longhorns are sitting atop the Big 12 standings at a perfect 9-0, followed by 6-1 Oklahoma State, 7-2 Texas A&M, 6-2 Baylor, 5-2 Kansas State, 7-3 Oklahoma, 5-3 Nebraska, 5-4 Texas Tech, 2-3 Kansas and 2-7 Missouri. Continue reading