A bad day for Ball State.
The NCAA uncovered no infractions connected to Sports Illustrated's allegations of Baylor assistant Kendal Briles committing a recruiting violation.
The Bears are working this spring to replenish their depleted secondary, reports the Waco Tribune-Herald's John Werner.
The Jayhawks know it might seem far-fetched, but they have the goal of fielding the best defense in the Big 12 next season, they tell the Topeka Capital-Journal's Jesse Newell.
The Daily (Va.) Press' David Teel speculates whether a West Virginia-Virginia Tech game could work in 2017.
SportsOnEarth.com's Matt Brown calls Kansas State a sleeper to watch for the 2014 season.
TCU coach Gary Patterson, who does not like having spring games, frequently watches tape of future opponents' spring games, according to TCU 360's Jordan Ray.