Senior Aaron Ripkowski, who’s officially listed as a fullback but also has worked as a tight end and a blocking back. A former walk-on, ‘Rip’ isn’t often in the limelight
Patrick Mahomes could start in place of sophomore Davis Webb after a shoulder injury to his non-throwing arm in the fourth quarter of Texas Tech’s 45-35 loss at Oklahoma State last week.
October is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.
On Monday, Stoops allowed that TCU ‘probably’ was the best team the Sooners have played so far this season.
In his first season in the Big 12, new Texas coach Charlie Strong seems to have accepted his role as underdog this week against No. 7 Baylor.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell met with Texas coach Charlie Strong on Sunday to talk about the core values Strong uses to run his program.
If Texas coach Charlie Strong needs anybody to commiserate with these days, he needs look no further than the sleepy college town of Lawrence and the guy coaching Kansas.
That long drought is somewhat misleading, considering the schools didn’t play each other for 58 years. But ever since the Big 12 began play in 1996, Kansas has usually been a whipping boy for Texas.
Baylor easily got through its nonconference schedule with three lopsided victories in 13 days before taking a break.
Big points and yardage totals are the norm whenever Oklahoma State and Texas Tech get together.
The Wildcats face another test this Saturday when UTEP (2-1) and Aaron Jones, the nation’s fourth-leading rusher at 183 yards per game, visit Manhattan to close out non-conference play.
The preliminaries are almost done in the Big 12, with the Red Raiders and Longhorns among seven teams that have already completed their non-conference schedules only three Saturdays into September.