Tom herman weighed in on the horns down controversy ahead of saturday s big 12 championship game at at t stadium. Paul myerberg usa today sports you ve seen horns up the universal sign for the university of texas made when you raise your index and pinky fingers out of a clenched fist.
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My 70 year old mil also ut alum gets offended by horns down but she also gets offended by baseball teams playing hit the road songs when opposing pitchers get taken out. We addressed it last year when we had a costly penalty doing that last year on the road and you can t do that against a quality football team and cost yourself 15 yards on a kickoff. Horns down is now a west virginia thing and there s nothing texas can do about it other than hope the big 12 penalizes west virginia for it even in games that don t involve texas.
Texas a m men s 4×400 relay wins a 13th texas relays title as they defend. This was commissioner bob bowlsby before oklahoma and texas played 2018 s conference title game. The longhorns would go on to stage an improbable comeback.
Bowman flashed the horns down hand gesture after texas tech scored what looked like the game sealing touchdown. By texas simply acknowledging that the horns down sign upsets them it suddenly increases the value of that insult by opponents exponentially. Texas tech s qb threw horns down just before his team blew a 15 point lead late texas tech quarterback alan bowman played pretty well on saturday night but he might want to have one.
Joining oklahoma arkansas and other classic ut rivals west virginia players coaches and fans has since co opted the horns down as a generic symbol for use in games not even involving texas all despite the big 12 s disapproval. 23 points 1 year ago. Hook em level 2.
The big 12 has not been totally clear about the issue. Continue this thread level 1.