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Bevo’s Daily Roundup: North Texas, UAB game canceled due to COVID-19 outbreak

Plus: Jordan Spieth takes on The Masters

NCAA FOOTBALL: DEC 27 Heart of Dallas Bowl - Army v North Texas Photo by Andrew Dieb/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Another game bites the COVID-19 dust.

This time, it’s the North Texas Mean Green and the UAB Blazers, who were scheduled to kickoff in Birmingham, Alabama, this coming Saturday, 247Sports reports. From 247Sports: “The development marks the third straight week in which UNT has had a game either postponed or canceled. The football game between Louisiana Tech and North Texas ... was been postponed due to COVID-19 issues within the UNT program, the schools announced last Thursday. Those schools are aiming to reschedule the contest for the weekend of Dec. 5. Prior to that, the Mean Green’s game against UTEP was postponed.”

WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS

Austin American-Statesman: Eyes on Texas: Turn around, look for the ball! Chris Ash explains what he’s teaching these DBs

Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Scottie Scheffler off to a strong Masters start in debut, but hungers for more

Dallas Morning News: Li’l Ricky? Freshman RB Bijan Robinson still just finding his way as he draws comparison to Texas legend

247Sports: Still too light, Overshown figuring things out

ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION

Matthew McConaughey, the Texas Minister of Culture, discusses his new book and more

Kickoff time set for Texas vs. Iowa State

Around the Horn: Big 12 Power Rankings Week 10

WATCH: Texas WR Kai Money earns scholarship

RECRUITING ROUNDUP

Burnt Orange Nation: Texas offers 3-star OL Remington Strickland

Burnt Orange Nation: 2022 4-star WR Armani Winfield reveals top 9 schools

Austin American-Statesman: The Dotted Line: Texas commits Jonathon Brooks, JD Coffey set to begin the playoffs

247Sports: WATCH: Michael Myslinski caps off senior year

247Sports: The State of Recruiting: Commits coming for Texas?

BIG 12 BREAKDOWN

The Oklahoman: Basketball recruiting: Breaking down the Big 12’s early signing period classes

Dallas Morning News: Big 12 commish Bob Bowlsby points to advances made in combating COVID-19, but doesn’t rule out CFP delay

Our Daily Bears: Baylor Basketball Notes: No. 1 ranking in Coaches Poll, Jared Butler All-American and Top Five class

Viva the Matadors: Offensive grades: Texas Tech unimpressive against TCU

Viva the Matadors: Defensive grades: TCU

Frogs O’ War: Keys to the Game: TCU vs. West Virginia

Wide Right & Natty Lite: The Cyclones in November: Looking back and ahead

WHAT WE’RE READING

Banner Society: Why does Twitter think I want stale sports highlights?

SB Nation: These two iconic Saints plays perfectly mirrored New Orlean’s recovery from Hurricane Katrina

SB Nation: How the ‘Steelers Way’ is passed down to each generation

NEWS ACROSS THE LONGHORN REPUBLIC AND BEYOND

  • Inside Texas breaks down how schools like Texas that went through a double coordinator change are fairing at this point in the 2020 college football season, COVID-19 be damned.
  • Go on with’ya bad self, Jordan Spieth.