Fans stretch a giant Texas state flag across the grounds of the LBJ Lawn during ESPN's 'College GameDay' broadcast on Saturday. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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‘GameDay’ returned, and the Forty Acres was ready

Posted September 7th, 2019

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Fans stretch a giant Texas state flag across the grounds of the LBJ Lawn during ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ broadcast on Saturday. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]
ESPN brought its weekly “College GameDay” show to Austin on Saturday morning for the first time in a decade — and the Longhorns were ready … early. Some students began lining up at 10:30 p.m. Friday, and the number reached the thousands by Friday morning. They were greeted early by Texas Athletic Director Chris Del Conte.

 

 

As always, signs were aplenty.

GAMEDAY IN PICTURES: See Statesman photos from GameDay’s return to Austin

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