Lessons from Jim Knowles’ First Year in the Big 12 and How They’ll Shape Year 2

Mike Tyson famously said that everyone has a plan until they get punched in the mouth. During his nine-game introduction to Big 12 football, Jim Knowles and Oklahoma State’s defense took a barrage of haymakers right on the kisser.

The final conference game of his inaugural Big 12 season probably felt like a gut punch. OSU had given up 31 points to a TCU offense led by something called a