Make no mistake, Oklahoma recruits are looking forward to playing Texas. The Sooners’ rivalry with the Longhorns brings anticipation and excitement to the minds of several OU commitments.
Yet it has very little to do with their feelings about their burnt orange brethren in Austin.
“The rivalry is a great rivalry,” said Marcus Green (Cedar Hill, Texas/Cedar Hill), the Sooners’ three-star defensive back commit. “They play it down here at the Cotton Bowl. I went to see it and it’s great, the atmosphere, you can tell its a big rivalry between Oklahoma and Texas.