Preseason poll: WVU at No. 8

Written by Jenn Menendez on .

West Virginia was picked to finish eighth in the Big 12 preseason media poll released on Thursday. The poll is voted on by media.

Oklahoma State was picked to win the league, followed by Oklahoma, TCU, Texas, Baylor, Kansas State and Texas Tech.

Iowa State was picked to finish ninth after West Virginia, followed by Kansas at No. 10.

You'll notice six different teams earned first place votes.



Big 12 Preseason Media Poll: (first place votes in parentheses, followed by total points)

  1. Oklahoma State (15) 365 points
  2. Oklahoma (8) 355
  3. TCU (9) 347
  4. Texas (8) 337
  5. Baylor (2)  282
  6. Kansas State (1) 240
  7. Texas Tech 161
  8. West Virginia 126
  9. Iowa State 96
  10. Kansas 56


Join the conversation:

To report inappropriate comments, abuse and/or repeat offenders, please send an email to and include a link to the article and a copy of the comment. Your report will be reviewed in a timely manner. Thank you.