06 Sep

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Snapshot for Texas vs. LSU: Players to Watch and Game Strategy

Running back Keontay Ingram is the last scholarship running back left on the Texas Longhorns' roster (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel, Senior Contributing Writer

AUSTIN, Texas — No. 9 Texas hosts No. 6 LSU Saturday in Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in the what’s being billed as the biggest non-conference showdown in Austin since No. 1 Ohio State beat No. 2 Texas in 2006.

Here are some of the players we will be watching and some of the things we expect to see when the Bayou Bengals come to town for the huge Big 12-versus-Southeastern Conference dustup:

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 .