The Oklahoma Sooners can’t seem to catch a break. Not only did their vaunted head coach leave for the USC Trojans, as will their top-rated recruit in true freshman Caleb Williams, who announced earlier this week he planned to enter the NCAA transfer portal. Now, the hits keep coming for the folks in Norman. True freshman Mario Williams has also announced he will enter the transfer portal. Williams made sure to say his goodbyes on social media.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Dallas Morning News: 5 burning offseason questions for Texas: Can Quinn Ewers live up to the hype?
Dallas Morning News: 3 takeaways from Texas’ win over K-State: Longhorns win comfortably after dominant second half
247Sports: Morning Brew: Texas women’s hoops coach Vic Schaefer “very concerned” about spread of COVID-19 variant
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: Observations and notes from West team practices at All-American Bowl
Inside Texas: J’Mond Tapp recaps All-American bowl practice, why he chose Texas
Inside Texas: Texas signee Jaylon Guilbeau chronicles his recruitment
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
247Sports: The Brew: At least half of Big 12 will have new starting quarterbacks in 2022
Our Daily Bears: Baylor MBB weathers Oklahoma, wins 84-74
Our Daily Bears: RJ Sneed to enter portal as graduate transfer
Crimson and Cream Machine: Oklahoma Basketball: Sooners fall to No. 1 Baylor, 84-74
Cowboys Ride For Free: Cowboys fall to No. 6 Jayhawks in conference opener
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: The 5 teams with the brightest futures in the NFL
SB Nation: Why Kyrie Irving is returning to the Nets as a part-time player
SB Nation: The writing is on the wall for N’Keal Harry and Joejuan Williams
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Texas defensive lineman Jordon Thomas is returning this spring, multiple outlets report.
Former four-star defensive lineman Jordon Thomas will join the team soon. https://t.co/Hss9UzJRWR— Longhorns Wire (@LonghornsWire) January 5, 2022
- No. 9 Texas women’s basketball takes on the Texas Tech Red Raiders tonight at 7pm Central.