Lunch links: Money can't buy Texas wins
June, 3, 2013
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
Gotta love college baseball. Kansas State is inexplicably enjoying one of the best athletic years in its history. Hiring Bill Snyder to coach the baseball team, too? Great move.
- Texas is cashing big checks off the field, but it hasn't seemed to matter on the field, in football or otherwise. Mike Finger of the San Antonio Express-News writes about the Longhorns' underachievements and the frustrations they've caused. He also writes about the man who helped usher in a humbling era of Texas football.
- Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman writes about Boone Pickens' long-lasting impact on OSU football, with a one-on-one video interview.
- Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman has some leftover updates from Big 12 spring meetings in his Nine Things and One Crazy Prediction.
- Receiver Javon Bell is off the team, and Kliff Kingsbury handed out another scholarship. He also talks Delvon Simmons' exit with Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. He also breaks down the current state of the quarterback position in Lubbock.
- Oklahoma State picked up a commitment from Houston.
- Dana Holgorsen's not a big fan of not being able to have contact with his players over the summer.
- Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman writes about a big decision for quarterback Cody Thomas. Oklahoma or baseball? Wes Lunt has a decision to make soon, too.
- Bob Hertzel of the Times West Virginian has some advice for Geno Smith in New York.