Ever since the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners announced they were setting sail for greener pastures in the SEC, there’s been talk about the AAC potentially swallowing up the remaining eight members of the Big 12. That, however, may not be true after all.
“We are not looking at realignment and we are not out there attempting to take teams,” Aresco told 247Sports.
How true might that be in the long run? It’s hard to say. Anything could happen at this point.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Longhorns offer promising outlook as training camp opens
Dallas Morning News: Steve Sarkisian undaunted ahead of first year at Texas despite Longhorns’ tumultuous offseason
247Sports: Texas coach Steve Sarkisian previews fall camp
247Sports: Steve Sarkisian reveals plan for choosing Texas’ starting QB
Inside Texas: Some thoughts on Steve Sarkisian’s candidness regarding mental health
Inside Texas: All but two players ‘good to go’ ahead of Texas’ training camp
Inside Texas: IT Exclusive: Head S&C coach John Reilly talks Texas Longhorns basketball
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
3-star CB Ronald Lewis commit to Texas
247Sports: Texas adds commitment from New Orleans cornerback Ronald Lewis III
247Sports: Texas enters fall camp with predominantly healthy roster
247Sports: Four-star wide receiver Armani Winfield locked into Texas commitment following summer visits
247Sports: Texas is latest offer for ‘24 standout Emmett Mosley
247Sports: Top 30 senior Jalen Hood-Schifino down to five
247Sports: Four-star defensive lineman Jaray Bledsoe discusses recent visits
Inside Texas: Just In Time Evening News: Newest UT offers at DB, Will Stone
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Frogs O’ War: TCU AD Jeremiah Donati declines opportunity to interview for Mizzou AD
Bring On The Cats: Kansas State Football: 2021 quarterback preview
Rock Chalk Talk: 28 Days: Previewing the secondary
WHAT WE’RE READING
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NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- The end of an era: Lionel Messi is leaving Barcelona.
OFFICIAL. Lionel Messi will not continue at Barcelona. #FCB #Messi— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 5, 2021
- Have a good weekend!
"For us in the sporting world, it's taken us some time to recognize that- that they're dealing with much more inside than maybe we gave them credit for."— Longhorn Network (@LonghornNetwork) August 5, 2021
WATCH: Steve Sarkisian's full answer on mental health resources in athletics. pic.twitter.com/GvQWFrpEcs