Texas football head coach Tom Herman has not yet named a starting quarterback for Thursday's Big 12 opener at Iowa State, but sophomore Shane Buechele has been been getting many of the reps in practice with the first-team offense (photo courtesy of texassports.com).
By Steve Habel/Senior Editor
AUSTIN, Texas — Here are a few of the things to watch for as the Longhorns open Big 12 Conference play on the road Thursday against Iowa State in Ames, Iowa.
NOTES, QUOTES, PLAYERS TO WATCH
• Either sophomore Shane Buechele (who passed for 375 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in a week 1 loss to Maryland) or true freshman Sam Ehlinger (who’s started the past two games and led a stirring fourth-quarter comeback in the double-overtime loss Sept. 16 to USC)