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Game Six Snapshot: Texas heads to Big D to face No. 12 Oklahoma

Against Kansas State, freshman Sam Ehlinger became just the third player in the history of the Texas football program to throw for 300 or more yards and run for 100 or more yards (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 (3-2 overall, 2-0 in Big 12 play) heads to Dallas to square off against longtime rival and 12th-ranked Oklahoma (4-1, 1-1 in Big 12) at 2:30 p.m. CDT Saturday at the venerable Cotton Bowl.

NOTES, QUOTES, PLAYERS TO WATCH

• The week of practice and the status of sophomore Shane Buechele sprained ankle will determine who will start at quarterback for Texas

 

 

The Habe is Steve Habel, Horns Illustrated’s senior editor. He was the magazine’s first staff member, in 1994, and has covered Texas sports ever since. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .