In my dream I was almost there, then they pulled me aside and said you’re going nowhere.
Missouri quarterback Brad Smith was the foundation of the Pinkel Era at Missouri, writes Dave Matter of the Columbia Tribune. (Personal note: Anyone else feel like there's a definite parallel between Smith and Missouri/Pinkel and Robert Griffin III and Baylor/Briles? Beyond the obvious comparisons I won't entertain, it certainly could be the case. Your thoughts?)
Texas secured its second, third and fourth commitments of its 2012 recruiting class over the weekend.
Barry J. Sanders, the son of former Oklahoma State star Barry Sanders, says he's still open to all options, writes Robert Przybylo of The Oklahoman.
Kansas added a long snapper to its 2011 class, reports Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World.
Texas defensive backs coach Jerry Gray left Austin for money and a title, but those aren't the only reasons, writes Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman.
Dave Curtis of Sporting News says Mack Brown was surprised by his departure.
Texas receiver Marquise Goodwin is setting more records on the track.
Jenks coach Allan Trimble has plenty to say about his player and Oklahoma's newest running back Alex Ross, a 2012 commit.
Both the men's and women's athletic directors at Texas got raises. DeLoss Dodds will be making a base salary of $700,000, plus incentives. That's up from $627,000, plus incentives.
Look out, Florida. Oklahoma State is about to break into the state and recruit, writes Brandon Chatmon of The Oklahoman.
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