Kevin Warren, the almighty Big Ten commissioner, will soon help lead the Chicago Bears.
But with Warren heading towards the door, does it throw a kink in the chain of Big 12 commissioner Brett Yormark’s future expansion plans? That’s in part the question posed by the Dallas Morning News this morning, who hypothesized that it’s unlikely in the near future.
Our guess, however, is that with Warren gone, anything is still bound to happen.
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Golden: Is Texas, still looking for that signature Big 12 win, elite?
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Rodney Terry offers positives, should be judged by bottom line
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: NCAA finds navigating NIL, transfer portal changes is ‘a mess’
Dallas Morning News: 3 things Texas needs to do to make a run in the NCAA tournament
247Sports: Texas roster departure tracker and scholarship list
247Sports: Latest on Steve Sarkisian’s search for a new receivers coach
Inside Texas: On Texas Football: Junior Day Preview, transfer portal news
Inside Texas: ESPN fails to fold portal recruiting into overall roster management, gets C- for effort
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Dallas Morning News: The Dallas Morning News’ 2022 Offensive Player of the Year: DeSoto’s Johntay Cook II
247Sports: The Huddle: New Crystal Ball prediction and additional recruiting notes
247Sports: Polynesian Bowl: Top performers for the week
247Sports: Cedric Baxter ready to fill big shoes in Austin
247Sports: New Texas QB commit Trey Owens speaks in-depth after NLA MVP performance
Inside Texas: Latest 2023 Texas Junior Day prospect roster
Inside Texas: 2025 Texas target Taz Williams updates his recruitment
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Austin American-Statesman: Big 12’s momentum scuttled by delayed football schedule release
Dallas Morning News: Big 12 expansion plans up in the air without Kevin Warren’s Pac-12 poaching
Our Daily Bears: It’s wildcat season, baby!
Viva the Matadors: Two more Red Raiders look for new homes
Viva the Matadors: Texas Tech falls to 0-6 in Big 12 play with loss to Baylor
Frogs O’ War: TCU Football: Goals for the offseason
Crimson and Cream Machine: Oklahoma Football: Cheez-It Bowl takeaways
The Smoking Musket: Mountaineers win over No. 14 TCU
The Smoking Musket: West Virginia promotes running backs coach Chad Scott to offensive coordinator
Wide Right & Natty Lite: Three Thoughts: No.12 Iowa State takes down No. 7 Texas 78-67
Bring On The Cats: K-State Basketball: Kansas preview
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: How Joe Burrow breaks down defenses with his mind
SB Nation: Russell Westbrook invented a new way to avoid a traveling call
SB Nation: Micah Parsons was a wrecking ball against Tom Brady
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Texas women’s basketball fell to the Texas Tech Red Raiders last night.