As the last of the drama unfolded over the next Alabama head coach, Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian was in negotiations for a contract extension in Austin, according to a report from 247Sports. The two parties were reportedly close to agreement.
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Texas and Sarkisian both will cash in with his decision to stay
Austin American-Statesman: Dylan Disu back in starting lineup for Texas basketball, says Rodney Terry
Dallas Morning News: What Quinn Ewers’ return means for Texas as it leaves Big 12 frying pan for SEC fire
Inside Texas: How do quarterbacks fare during their third season in Steve Sarkisian’s offense?
Inside Texas: Post-season Inside Notes: Texas linebackers
Inside Texas: Which version of No. 25 Texas will show up against West Virginia?
Inside Texas: Texas fielded the No. 1 special teams unit in the country according to one advanced analytical measure
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: VIP intel on Texas WR recruiting efforts to close out 2024
247Sports: Touted Texas DL Landon Rink locks in three January visits
247Sports: Three visits on tap for 2025 RB Riley Wormley
247Sports: Five visits set for rising 2025 OT Marcus Garcia
Inside Texas: Top Texas WR target Marcus Harris sets official visit to Austin
Inside Texas: Recruiting Humidor: 2025 Texas wide receiver recruiting outlook, transfer portal notes
Inside Texas: Latest Texas Longhorns transfer portal notes
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
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WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Kalen DeBoer, Alabama agree to coaching contract as Nick Saban’s successor
SB Nation: What hiring Jerod Mayo as head coach means for the Patriots
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Texas women’s basketball takes on Kansas State at 1pm Central, Saturday.
- Texas volleyball’s Asija O’Neal has signed with the Columbus Fury as part of a new league.