Texas standout freshman linebacker Malik Jefferson missed the start of the the Texas-Iowa State football game Saturday for a typical Halloween alignment.
He had a stomach ache.
Jefferson went through warmups, but was absent on the first drive of the game, causing chaos on Twitter.
So, to summarize, Texas' best player isn't on the field and isn't on the sideline and no one knows why.
— Mike Finger (@mikefinger) October 31, 2015
With no Jefferson, Tim Cole got the start.
Jefferson returned for the next defensive series.
Malik Jefferson is now coming onto the field, wearing full pads.
— Brian Davis (@BDavisAAS) October 31, 2015
That same drive, Texas lost starting defensive back Duke Thomas.
Texas CB Duke Thomas evaluated for a head injury.
— Kirk Bohls (@kbohls) October 31, 2015
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