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Players to watch, key matchup for Texas football against Texas Tech

With strong games against Texas Tech and in the Longhorns' bowl game, wide receiver Devin Duvernay has a chance to break Jordan Shipley's program record of 116 receptions (photo by Don Bender / Horns Illustrated).

By Steve Habel
Senior Contributing Writer

AUSTIN, Texas — There’s will still be plenty on the line when Texas (6-5 overall, 4-4 in Big 12 play) and Texas Tech (4-7 overall, 2-6 in Big 12 games) square off at 11 a.m. Friday inside Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in both team’s regular season finale.

Yes, the Longhorns, once in the top 10 and the darling of the college football media early in the season, 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 .