Open Game Thread: College Football Week One

NEW YORK NY - DECEMBER 30: Adrian Hilburn #82 of the Kansas State Wildcats scores the final touchdown of the game against the Syracuse Orange during the New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on December 30 2010 in New York New York. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

After last summer, I didn't think it was possible to have a worse offseason, but 2011 proved me wrong. But we can put all that behind us now, as college football gets started in earnest today.

We've already had a worthy appetizer, as Baylor knocked off Texas Christian in a thriller last night. I don't know about you, but my personal "Robert Griffin III Fear Meter" spiked last night.

The Big 12 slate is below. For a thorough rundown of national games of interest, check out Sean Keeley's College Football Buffet. The game thread for K-State's game will be posted one hour before kickoff.

Missouri vs. Miami (OH), Faurot Field, Columbia, Mo., 11:00 a.m.

Texas Tech vs. Texas State, Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas, 6:00 p.m.

Iowa State vs. Northern Iowa, Jack Trice Stadium, Ames, Iowa, 6:00 p.m.

KU vs. McNeese State, Memorial Stadium, Lawrence, Kan., 6:00 p.m.

Oklahoma State vs. Lafayette (Louisiana?), Boone Pickens Stadium, Stillwater, Okla., 6:00 p.m.

Oklahoma vs. Tulsa, Gaylord Family -- Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, Norman, Okla., 7:00 p.m.

Texas vs. Rice, Darrell K. Royal -- Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin, Texas, 7:00 p.m.

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