Jenni Carlson, Oklahoman: They are worried in Norman. Texas' victory in the Rose Bowl is bound to give the Longhorns momentum in the battle for key recruits (registration).
John Shipley, St. Paul Pioneer Press: Now that he has the fat, new contract, Minnesota's Glen Mason wants an on-campus stadium (registration).
Michael Murphy, Houston Chronicle: Houston coach Art Briles is shaking up his staff. Two assistants are stepping aside.
Jeff Carroll, South Bend Tribune: In the wake of Notre Dame's loss to Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl, it's clear the Fighting Irish need help in their secondary.
Rodney McKissic, Buffalo News: Former Bills quarterback Alex Van Pelt is the newest addition to Turner Gill's staff at Buffalo.
Charles Durrenberger, Arizona Daily Star: Arizona's recruiting class, currently rated in the top 15, could get better in the coming days.
Shelby Oppel Wood, Oregonian: The Oregon State athletic department is under fire for running a big deficit.
Rus Baer, Columbia Daily Tribune: Of the top 50 players on Missouri's final two-deep roster, 40 have eligibility remaining.