SAN ANTONIO -- The championship dream finally died for top-ranked Missouri as Oklahoma beat the Tigers for the second time this season 38-17 to win the Big 12 championship.
The Sooners showed the Tigers just what it takes to win a title:
defense and a bruising running game near the goal line.
The ninth-ranked Sooners rushed for three touchdowns,
quarterback Sam Bradford threw for two more and Oklahoma coolly
captured its fifth Big 12 title since 2000.
Now that the Tigers are out of the Bowl Championship Series
title game, the question is "Who's in?"
With Number-1 Missouri and Number-2 West Virginia both losing
Saturday, third-ranked Ohio State gets a boost into the January 7th
title game in New Orleans. Sunday's BCS rankings will decide what
opponent gets an unexpected chance to play for the national