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Gov. Greg Abbott wants to see Houston in the Big 12: What people are saying

Posted July 21st, 2016

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The winds of change are rustling over at the Big 12 Conference. When news broke Tuesday that Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had been authorized to begin the search to add more teams to the league, many people speculated which schools would be approached. We at Hook ‘Em have our guesses, but lots of others do, too— including the governor, who tweeted the following from his personal Twitter account Thursday morning:

Gov. Greg Abbott is clearly in favor of adding another Texas team to a roster that already includes Texas, TCU, Baylor and Texas Tech.  Others aren’t so sure.

https://twitter.com/johnnylawco/status/756173897012129794

https://twitter.com/Andr3wPadilla/status/756153741816901635

https://twitter.com/josh_a_reyes/status/756155636681814016

https://twitter.com/mbnelsonhome/status/756160188638371841

Some were in favor of it, though.

https://twitter.com/rssll5/status/756157784056401921

https://twitter.com/OUCrimsonJihad/status/756170575291162625

What about you? Would five Texas teams in the Big 12 be too much? Sound off in the comments.

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