Texas has made its desire to leave the Big 12 official, and the SEC is the target destination. The Scoop provides background on the move, plus visit plans for a four-star prospect and the latest news from Chris Beard's efforts on the recruiting trail.
On Monday, the University of Texas and University of Oklahoma officially informed the Big 12 they would not renew their grant of media rights with the conference, the first official step in the process for the two schools to eventually leave the 10-team league.
I've been a strong advocate of Texas acting like the bully we've been portrayed as for nearly a decade. Unapologetically. We needed to go yesterday. We needed to go a decade ago when the Aggies opened the door.
This week was a great reminder of why you should never get too high or too low when you follow your favorite team this closely. People who watch the stock ticker every day don’t vary between taking a nosedive out of the 30th story and popping bottles in celebration. You need to stay even-ish.