Garrett Gilbert wasn't supposed to see the field Thursday. But when Colt McCoy went down, Texas' freshman backup overcame a rocky start to lead the Horns.
Texas wide receiver Brandon Collins has been dismissed from the team after facing charges.
Texas freshman kickoff returner/wide receiver D.J. Monroe was reinstated to the Longhorns team Monday after his driving while intoxicated charges were dismissed last week.
All-Big 12 Texas wide receiver Jordan Shipley will miss spring practice after undergoing shoulder surgery Friday for injuries sustained during the 2008 season.
Texas wide receiver Jordan Shipley will return for his senior season in 2009 after the NCAA granted the school's hardship request for a sixth season of eligibility Monday.
Take a look at what Big 12 South questions were answered this spring and what problems linger heading into the fall.
From Mike Leach's fascination with pirates to Kansas' undefeated ride to Sam Keller's endorsement for the Nebraska program, the Big 12 is covered here.
From Texas Tech's talk about scoring 100 points to Colorado's heated preparations for Miami, it's all covered in the Big 12 notebook.