Texas takes the field before the start of the Texas Longhorns against Kansas State Wildcats , Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, Manhattan, Kansas. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Lunchtime in Lubbock: Texas and Texas Tech to play at 11 a.m.

Posted October 24th, 2016

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Next weekend, Texas and Texas Tech will get going before noon.

Texas and Texas Tech will kickoff at 11 a.m. on Nov. 5, the Longhorns announced on Monday. The showdown in Lubbock will be aired on Fox Sports 1.

Fun fact: Texas is 0-3 in late-morning kickoffs this season as their losses to Oklahoma State (49-31), Oklahoma (45-40) and Kansas State (24-21) all began at 11 a.m.  The Longhorns are 3-1 in the evening, and this week’s ABC-aired game against Baylor kicks off at 2:30 p.m.

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