The season kicks off with a nice appetizer in Week 1, but these are the main courses that will decide how 2011 is shaped in the Big 12.
1. Dec. 3, Oklahoma at. Oklahoma State: This one takes precedence only because it's the finale. Oklahoma may be in the national title hunt. Oklahoma State might be, too. Texas A&M may be waiting and watching, hoping one of these teams can knock off the other and influence their conference title hopes. Either way, plenty of eyes will be on the Dec. 3 conference finale, moved to championship weekend in lieu of a Big 12 Championship game.
2. Sept. 24, Oklahoma State at Texas A&M: Call this one a Big 12 semifinal. Loser will fight an uphill battle to a Big 12 title or a BCS bowl. Winner emerges as the
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