Texas Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury watches his team play UT at Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium on Thursday November 28, 2013. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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What was Kliff Kingsbury doing instead of watching the UT vs. Notre Dame game?

Posted September 8th, 2016

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury was too busy to watch the Longhorns beat Notre Dame. Too busy watching season two of “Narcos” on Netflix.

When asked during a Monday presser whether or not he’d caught the game, Kingsbury admitted, “I was watching ‘Narcos Season 2.’ I didn’t get to see it Friday, so I was on it hard yesterday.” Luckily, the season’s premiere didn’t land anywhere near the Nov. 5 Texas/Texas face off.  Texas college football coaches are just like us, guys. Probably with fewer Cheetos, though.

Watch: Texas Tech’s Kliff Kingsbury reacts to Charlie Strong’s ‘steamroll’ comments

According to the Lubbock-Avalanche Journal, however, Red Raider quarterback Patrick Mahomes II made time for the Longhorns:

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“It was an awesome game. Two really good teams. Both teams’ quarterbacks played well, all the quarterbacks in the game. It was exciting to see a high-scoring game with a lot of different changes and momentum.”

Mahomes mentioned that he has not yet watched “Narcos” and plans to soon.

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