The Big 12 announced its preseason all-conference team, headlined by West Virginia quarterback Will Grier being the preseason favorite for player of the year. Projected conference champion Oklahoma has five players on team.
While college football fans eagerly await kickoff of the 2018-19 season, their favorite programs are in mid-season form on the recruiting trail angling for the inside track on the best 2019 recruits across the country.
Right-hander Blair Henley, a former star at Arlington Heights High School, will get the start if there a Game 3 is necessary on Monday against Tennessee Tech with a trip to the College World Series in the balance. The Longhorns have reached the super regionals for the first time since 2014.
At a Chicago Bulls NBA Draft workout, Mohamed Bamba tested faster than Russell Westbrook and John Wall, according to a report. The former Texas Longhorn has been linked to the Mavericks and the Celtics.
While he was a member of the Buccaneers, Chris Sims went to Italy for his honeymoon. But Jon Gruden, now the head coach of the Raiders, badgered the former Texas Longhorns quarterback until he came home early.