Hager, who walked onto the 40 Acres as a short-haired, clean-cut freshman, made a promise in 2015 that he wouldn’t cut his hair until Texas returned to postseason glory by winning a Big 12 Championship.
The Longhorns and Sooners are on a collision course for this Saturday. And with it comes the Ehlinger-Murray feud, which sparked yet again on Monday when Murray was simply asked: Do you respect Sam Ehlinger’s game?
The Longhorns have shown they’re not a bunch likely to escape any matchup unscatched — not against Oklahoma, not against West Virginia, not even against 3–8 Kansas, the lone team remaining between them and a berth in the conference title game.
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On Friday, Texas returns to the same spot with the hopes of avenging one of the program’s worst losses in its history and clinch an appearance in this year’s Big 12 Championship. But with the Jayhawks not playing in a bowl game, this will be Kansas’ final chance to leave the season on a positive note. Here are four Jayhawks who will look to spoil Texas’ season:
With a win against Iowa State behind them, it’s easy for the Longhorns to look past Kansas and ahead to the Big 12 Championship game in Jerry’s World. But we also know what happened the last time Texas looked past Kansas. If the Longhorns want to play for the Big 12 title, here’s what needs to happen: