SMQ's Midseason Meta: The Big 12 at the Turn - please, for the love of Pete, subscribe to SMQ, you won't be sorry that you did . . . The Texas Tech v. Missouri matchup is previewed in USA Today . . . Rivals.com's Olin Buchanan previews this week's Big 12 matchups and thinks that Harrell may be trying to drop the "system" label (in my opinion, he shouldn't, he should embrace the system) . . . The AP's R.B. Fallstrom previews Saturday's Tigers and Red Raiders game . . . Blogging machine Tim MacMahon notes that the Big 12 probably has the best receivers in the country, and I'd tend to agree . . . Non-sports related link: These guys made it from U.S. sea to shining sea in less than 32 hours.