Big 12 Preseason Football Poll 2014

The Oklahoma Sooners have been picked as the Big 12 preseason favorites in 2014, according to the poll of media representative who cover the conference.Big 12

OU received 538 points and 47 first-place votes, as 20 starters return for the Sooners.

Oklahoma is followed by Baylor, Kansas State and Texas

Oklahoma State comes in at No. 5 in the preseason rankings, garnering 312 points

OU, OSU and Texas finished in a three-way tie for second place in the league in 2013 at 7-2 behind Baylor.  The Bears went 8-1 in the Big 12, losing only to OSU.

Preseason rank and team

Points received

Last season’s record

1. Oklahoma

548

11-2 (7-2)

2. Baylor

508

11-2 (8-1)

3. Kansas State

377

8-5 (5-4)

4. Texas

376

8-5 (7-2)

5. Oklahoma State

312

10-3 (7-2)

6. Texas Tech

308

8-5 (4-5)

7. TCU

297

4-8 (2-7)

8. West Virginia

170

4-8 (2-7)

9. Iowa State

121

3-9 (2-7)

10.Kansas

63

3-9 (1-8)