Tag: Texas

Dec 01 2018

Texas cannot hold off Oklahoma, loses 39-27: Post-game commiseration thread – Burnt Orange Nation

As is usually the case, the matchup between the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners turned into an instant classic, with the Sooners coming out on top in the Big 12 Championship, 39-27 Texas controlled the first quarter of the game, holding the Sooners without a touchdown for the first time in 28 games. However, […]

Nov 26 2018

The Monday newsletter: Oklahoma's focus needs to be on Texas, not Ohio State and College Football Playoff

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Monday newsletter: Oklahoma’s focus needs to be on Texas, not Ohio State and College Football Playoff  Tulsa World Ohio State illustrates playoff committee’s failure to evolve its evaluation of offensive teams  USA TODAY Full coverage Source link

Nov 24 2018

Big 12 Championship Game 2018: Oklahoma, Texas set for rare rematch with conference crown on the line

The Big 12 has its must-see television conference championship game in the form of Oklahoma-Texas, part two. The matchup was set on Friday with the No. 14 Longhorns getting an awkward, but nevertheless effective 24-17 win over Kansas. No. 6 Oklahoma then sealed its part of the deal in a wild, defense-optional 59-56 win over No. […]

Nov 24 2018

Oklahoma vs. West Virginia score: No. 6 Sooners survive wild shootout to set up rematch with Texas

It hasn’t been easy in several weeks for No. 6 Oklahoma, but the Sooners always seem to find a way. With a Big 12 Championship Game berth on the line, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray found receiver CeeDee Lamb for a critical first down on fourth-and-5 to help secure a 59-56 win over No. 13 West […]

Nov 23 2018

College football scores, schedule, games today: Texas heads to Big 12 title game, Iowa holds off Nebraska

It’s been a long haul, but we have reached the final weekend of the college football regular season. The action slated for Friday brings us two games in primetime that hold significance in regards to conference championships as well as the College Football Playoff race. Not to mention, UCF is aiming to finish a second […]

Nov 23 2018

Texas fans fly state flag atop Kansas landmark

An avid and apparently sneaky Texas Longhorns fan (or fans) went full troll before Saturday’s Texas-Kansas matchup in Lawrence. At some point early in the game, someone removed the crimson and blue “K” flag that flies atop the school’s iconic Fraser Hall and replaced it with a Texas state flag. Texas flag on top of Fraser Hall. […]

Nov 23 2018

Texas flag inexplicably flies atop KU campus landmark on Senior Day

Fraser Hall at the University of Kansas is one of the landmark buildings on campus. On Friday it belonged to Texas (AP Photo) More The most intriguing sight from the first half between Kansas vs Texas on Friday had absolutely nothing to with football. In fact, it didn’t even take place inside David Booth Memorial Stadium. […]

Nov 23 2018

McCoy comes home to Texas, seeking Redskins win over Cowboys

View photos FILE – In this Oct. 14, 2018 file photo Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) carries past Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler (56) into the end zone for a touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas. Elliott has been waiting for another Thanksgiving game since […]

Nov 20 2018

Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre announces retirement after 21 years in MLB

Gabe Lacques USA TODAY Published 11:03 AM EST Nov 20, 2018 Adrian Beltre’s baseball career began as a teenager, a skinny third baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers who made his debut in the summer of Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire. Two decades later, Beltre’s major league career has ended – with a final stop […]

Nov 19 2018

4 Texas Infants Got Botulism, Why You Should Never Give Infants Honey Pacifiers

Do not give anyone younger than a year old honey. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Lots of pacifier news this week. By lots, I mean two news items, because let’s face it, pacifiers aren’t exactly the Kardashians when it comes to getting media attention. I already wrote about one piece of pacifier news for Forbes, a study examining […]