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Tom Herman addresses the media ahead of a pivotal game against West Virginia

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The Oklahoma State loss puts Texas in a situation where one more loss could derail their goal to compete for the Big 12.

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The writing on the wall came to pass and the Texas Longhorns came away from Stillwater with a loss, snapping their six-game winning streak.

All season, the story has been that the season is bigger than one game, but this week that statement will be put to the test. As the West Virginia Mountaineers come to Austin, brining a top-flight offense and one of the top quarterbacks in the country, senior Will Grier, the goals for the season hang in the balance.

If the Longhorns can pull off a win they put themselves back in control of the conference, as the Mountaineers face off with the Oklahoma Sooners to close the regular season. If Texas wins out, they guarantee a spot in the conference championship.

With all of that in the balance, Texas head coach Tom Herman addresses the media at noon Central in his weekly press conference on Longhorn Network or available on TexasSports.com.