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The Kansas State Wildcats are in sole possession of first place in the Big 12.
The Kansas State Wildcats took over sole possession of first place in the Big 12 Saturday, escaping Ames, Iowa, with a 27-21 win over Iowa State. The Wildcats improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in conference play.
Kansas State, ranked No. 3 in the latest USA Today Coaches' Poll, got a leg up in the Big 12 standings on West Virginia (5-1, 2-1) when the Mountaineers lost at Texas Tech, 49-14. Joining West Virginia at 2-1 in conference play are Oklahoma, Texas Tech and TCU.
Kansas lost at home to Oklahoma State, 20-14, falling to 1-5 overall and 0-3 in Big 12 games. The only other team without a conference win is Baylor, who sits at 0-2 and 3-2 overall.
The full Big 12 standings are as follows:
Big 12 Conference Standings
(updated 10.7.2012 at 2:49 AM CDT)