On Friday, the Big 12 Conference formally extended an invitation for the BYU Cougars, Houston Cougars, UCF Golden Knights and Cincinnati Bearcats to join the conference.
Now, the schools just have to accept the invitation, which is anticipated.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Texas-Arkansas may be a one-sided rivalry now, but just wait
Austin American-Statesman: Who is Texas football’s biggest rival?
Austin American-Statesman: Longhorn Confidential: Texas-Arkansas preview
Dallas Morning News: Ahead of its rivalry renewal at Arkansas, Texas looks to play with emotion, but not emotionally
247Sports: Horns247 Staff Predictions: No. 15 Texas at Arkansas
247Sports: Behind Enemy Lines: What to expect from Arkansas
247Sports: Longhorns will have to account for former top target Jalen Catalon on Saturday
247Sports: Steve Sarkisian gives his final thoughts before Texas’ road game at Arkansas
Inside Texas: Humidor: Practice notes, team prep for the Hogs, recruiting Da Boot
Inside Texas: Tale of the tape: Texas versus Arkansas
Inside Texas: Inside Texas Answers: Texas versus Arkansas predictions
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Texas vs. Arkansas Q&A: Hogs offense should find its rhythm
BON Roundtable: Texas, Arkansas set to renew old SWC, future SEC rivalry
Previewing No. 15 Texas vs. Arkansas
4-star DL Justice Finkley commits to Texas over Alabama, Colorado
Longhorn football commits in action, Sept. 9-10
247Sports: Texas recruiting surging at the right time of 2022 cycle
247Sports: Texas’ recent recruiting success points back to one big June official visit weekend
247Sports: The State of Recruiting: Longhorns stay red hot on recruiting trail
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Our Daily Bears: Big 12 Week Two football preview
Viva the Matadors: Texas Tech welcomes Stephen F. Austin into Lubbock for tune-up
Viva the Matadors: The Big 12 had a strong debut in Week One
Viva the Matadors: Reggie Pearson Jr. makes a splash in Houston
Frogs O’ War: How to Watch: TCU football vs Cal
The Smoking Musket: How to watch the West Virginia Mountaineers’ home opener against Long Island on Saturday
Wide Right & Natty Lite: 2021 Game II: No. 9 Iowa State vs. No. 10 Iowa football preview
Bring On The Cats: How to Watch: Southern Illinois at K-State
Rock Chalk Talk: Coastal Carolina preview
Rock Chalk Talk: How to Watch: Kansas at Coastal Carolina
WHAT WE’RE READING
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NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Texas tight end Jared Wiley will be a game-time decision this weekend. Meanwhile, offensive lineman Junior Angilau is good to go for the game against Arkansas.
Texas football coach Steve Sarkisian said Junior Angilau is good to go, Jared Wiley is a game time decision, while Troy Omeire is still rehabbing— Anwar Richardson (@AnwarRichardson) September 9, 2021
- Hear it from Texas quarterback Hudson Card himself.
- Presuming Texas wins this weekend, it will be their first victory in Fayetteville since 2004.
#TBT: 1969 Texas vs. Arkansas pic.twitter.com/zQTBaOK2Jv— Texas Football (@TexasFootball) September 9, 2021