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Players to watch, key matchup for Texas football against Kansas State

Wide receiver Brennan Eagles returns to the Texas lineup this week against Kansas State after missing the loss to TCU for personal reasons (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel, Senior Contributing Writer

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Longhorns will try to get back on track and stay in the running for a chance to play for the Big 12 championship when they host No. 20 Kansas State Saturday at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin. Kickoff is at 2:30 p.m. CST.

The Longhorns (5-3 overall, 3-2 in Big 12 play) have

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .