Maybe it was the College Station vibe on the set of ESPN College Game Day on Saturday, but ESPN college football commentator Kirk Herbstreit didn’t hold back in his assessment of the state of Texas football.
Herbstreit said Charlie Strong’s removal as head coach would be a “released from the cesspool of being in Austin, Texas.” He added that Texas chased away former coach Mack Brown and will chase away Strong and who ever would replace him.
Herbstreit and the morning pregame show was filmed live on the campus of Texas A&M as the Aggies are set to play Tennessee on Saturday.
Here’s a clip from the segment:
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