Justin K. Aller
West Virginia and Penn State battle in key conference showdowns in Week 12.
After starting the season strong, the Mountaineers have lost four straight and will need to win one of its final three games to become bowl eligible.
In other local action, the bowl-ineligible Penn State Nittany Lions will take on the Indiana Hoosiers as they try to run its Big Ten record to 5-2 on the year. The Big East's 4-6 Pittsburgh Panthers are off this weekend, but will need to win two straight in the next two weekends to become bowl eligible.
Here is the weekend's entire slate of Big East, Big Ten and Big 12 games:
Northwestern Wildcats vs. Michigan State Spartans, 12 p.m. ET, ESPN2
Indiana Hoosies vs. Penn State Nittany Lions, 12 p.m. ET, Big Ten Network
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Wisconsin Badgers, 3:30 p.m. ET, ABC
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys, 3:30 p.m. ET
Oklahoma Sooners vs. West Virginia Mountaineers, 7 p.m. ET, FOX
Iowa State Cyclones vs. Kansas Jayhawks, 7 p.m. ET
Kansas State WIldcats vs. Baylor Bears, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN