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Texas Longhorn Links for January 18, 2014


Here at Hook’em Headlines, we compile the best Texas news from around the internet every weekday morning. Here are your daily links for Saturday, January 18th.

NCAA poised to create separate voting block for SEC, Big Ten, ACC, Pac-12, Big 12 – Yahoo! Sports

Game. Changer. It’s not a true equitable solution for the indentured servitude that is big time college football/basketball, but it’s a step in the right direction that many felt wouldn’t come for decades.

Texas Longhorns hosting four-star defensive Tackle Poona Ford, other visitors – SB Nation

This is great news in every sense. First, four-star defensive tackles aren’t easy to come by for any program. Second, this is Texas’ primary area of need.

A new Way-Too-Early Top 25 – ESPN

Oh high top 25. We haven’t seen you for awhile. For what it’s worth, Charlie Strong’s old team comes in at 25, A&M sits at 15, and Baylor and Oklahoma crack the top 10.

Texas fights to protect ‘Stronghorns’ – ESPN

There will be lawyers (says the lawyer).

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