Update 7:04 p.m.: The 50-minute countdown clock for the start of the game is running. Barring any other weather developments, especially any more lightning strikes nearby, the opening kickoff will come around 7:52 p.m.
The start of Longhorns’ game at Brigham Young, scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., CDT, is going to be delayed.
BYU officials announced the temporary suspension of the game after a strong storm system passed over Lavell Edwards Stadium at about 5 p.m., CDT. Black clouds and gusty winds accompanied by sheets of rain inundated the stadium, followed by lightning.
BYU announced it will wait until the system clears the area, then launch a 55-minute countdown before kickoff.
So everything is on hold for now.
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