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Best in Texas breakdown (11/24): Big week looms for intrastate clashes; TCU, Baylor under the microscope

TCU remains atop this weeks Best in Texas poll, just ahead of Baylor (top right). (Photos: Staff and wire). As the season comes … [visit site to read more]

Baylor quotable: Bears had to ‘start fast’ against OSU, not worried about style points

Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty (14) walks through the team bench area watching play in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Texas adds verbal commitment from Irving Cistercian QB Matthew Merrick

University of Texas head coach Charlie Strong watches a morning practice session in Austin, Texas. Strong laid down the law with a series of player dismissals and suspensions, then he moved into the dorm with his team for training camp. …

UT basketball: Taylor out indefinitely

AUSTIN — Texas point guard Isaiah Taylor will miss “extended time” — but not the full season — after injuring his left wrist during Thursday’s victory over Iowa in New York, a Longhorns spokesman said Friday. Taylor, who used his non-shooting hand to break his fall after being fouled by Iowa’s Gabe Olaseni, was taken […]

Five things Baylor fans need to know about Oklahoma State

STILLWATER, OK - NOVEMBER 15: Wide receiver Tyreek Hill #24 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys looks for a hole against the Texas Longhorns November 15, 2014 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Longhorns defeated the Cowboys 28-7. (Photo …

Five reasons behind Texas football’s November resurgence

Linebacker Jordan Hicks (3) of the Texas Longhorns celebrates after the game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys November 15, 2014 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Longhorns defeated the Cowboys 28-7. (Photo: Brett Deering/)

Baylor fan’s guide to the rest of the season: Which teams you need to cheer for, against

WACO, TX - OCTOBER 11: Baylor Bears fans cheer on their team against the TCU Horned Frogs in the second half at McLane Stadium on October 11, 2014 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/)

Big 12 weekend rewind: Week 12

Taking stock of Week 12 in the Big 12: Team of the week: The Texas Longhorns are bowl-eligible after hammering Oklahoma State in Stillwater, 28-7. Three weeks ago, it didn’t look like Texas would get there. But the pass rush has become dominant, the offensive line has gradually improved and quarterback Tyrone Swoopes has settled in. Getting to a bowl game might not seem like a big deal for a program the stature of Texas. But the way this season began, it gives Charlie Strong plenty to build on going forward.

Best in Texas breakdown (11/17): Shake-up at the top possibly on the horizon

TCU remains the top team in the Best in Texas poll (Photos: Staff and wire). While there wasn’t any movement … [visit site to read more]

SportsDay’s Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week (11/17): Malcom Brown sets the tone in Texas win

Texas Malcom Brown (90) runs off the field prior to an NCAA college football game against Baylor, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Texas quotable: Longhorns didn’t give up, excited about gaining bowl eligibility

Quarterback Tyrone Swoopes (18) of the Texas Longhorns calls a play against the Oklahoma State Cowboys November 15, 2014 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Longhorns defeated the Cowboys 28-7. (Photo: Brett Deering/)

Five thoughts from Texas’ 28-7 win over Oklahoma State: Longhorn offensive line, rushing attack continue to improve

Quarterback Tyrone Swoopes (18) of the Texas Longhorns throws against the Oklahoma State Cowboys on November 15, 2014 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. (Photo: Brett Deering/)

Gameday Central: Texas faces Oklahoma State with bowl eligibility up for grabs

Bowl eligibility is on the line as the Longhorns (5-5) and Cowboys (5-4) collide in Stillwater. Follow the action here.

Photos: College football bowl projections in Week 12

With the season in Week 12, San Antonio Express-News college football writer Tim Griffin offers his predictions for the two inaugural College Football Playoff bowls, along with projections for the postseason games involving the Big 12 and Texas-based teams and bowls played in the Lone Star State.

Prediction: Longhorns overcome frigid conditions, gain bowl eligibility with win over Oklahoma State

Malcolm Brown (28) of the Texas Longhorns goes airborne to avoid West Virginia Mountaineer defenders in a between the Texas Longhorns and the West Virginia Mountaineers on November 8, 2014 at Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. Texas …