Meantime, coach Gary Patterson still plans to continue to mold his defense to his style.
New Kansas coach David Beaty seemed comfortable in his first big debut on the podium.
The Big 12 has instituted fewer contact practices for the 2015 season.
Collinsville junior Levi Draper has committed to Oklahoma State.
How Kliff Kingsbury has instilled some much needed discipline at Texas Tech.
Iowa State begins their prep for their trip to Spain.