Although the remaining eight Big 12 Conference programs have yet to admit it, it is likely one or more of them end up as the odd man out during the Power Five realignment.
Could that be a good thing for Kansas State? Is it better for the Group of Five?
Kansas State AD Gene Taylor said Monday that the school is "eager to collaborate" with the Big 12's remaining members. Elsewhere, the Mountain West is identifying "potential opportunities" to expand. https://t.co/ZlbySpXi70 via @MERCnewsroom— Ryan Black (@RyanABlack) July 26, 2021
Meanwhile, 247Sports make the case for Kansas State to remain in the Power Five.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Stoops: ‘OU is taking control of its own destiny’ in move to SEC
Austin American-Statesman: Decision to join the SEC a win-win-win-win-win move
Austin American-Statesman: Don Williams column: UT exit not a plus for Red Raiders
Dallas Morning News: Duck poop and the American Dream: Future Texas swimmer Erica Sullivan’s path to Olympic silver medal
Inside Texas: Burton: T-minus 48 hours
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: Big Board: Top 10 most wanted recruits in 2023 for Longhorns
247Sports: Triple Threat Alert: Keyonte George, Dink Pate, and a new No. 1 player in the national 2022 class?
247Sports: Looking at current commitment timelines of 2022 Texas targets
247Sports: June Texas visit scored high marks with 2023 OL TJ Shanahan
Inside Texas: Keyonte George, the big board, NBPA Top100 Camp thread
Inside Texas: Just In Time Evening News: Bledsoe, Iamaleava, Wiggins, Umeozulu, Bowens
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Our Daily Bears: The Big 12 collapsed because Texas couldn’t handle losing that many games
Our Daily Bears: Unpopular Opinion: I won’t be mad if Texas and Oklahoma are convinced to stay
Frogs O’ War: Midweek Musing: Et tu, Brute
Frogs O’ War: Conference realignment news, notes, and reactions
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Team USA bounces back to rout Iran
SB Nation: The Olympic cycling time trials were the ultimate story of redemption
SB Nation: Simone Biles’ Olympic withdrawal could be her greatest act of heroism
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Lydia Jacoby, a soon to be Longhorn, won gold in the 100 meter breaststroke.
- Hey everyone, washed up Johnny Manziel has something to say.