Texas and Oklahoma have been talking with Southeastern Conference officials about leaving the Big 12 and joining the SEC, according to a report .
An announcement could come within weeks, the newspaper reported. However, high-level sources at both schools were evasive when asked about the situation by the .
“Sorry, I can’t comment on all the athletic rumors swirling around right now in this crazy time,” Texas President Jay Hartzell told the Statesman last week.
A person in the Oklahoma athletics department told the Statesman via text message, “Come on now? Is this (‘Groundhog Day’) all over again?”
At SEC media days in Hoover, Ala., SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey had “no comment on that speculation,” according to CBS Sports. Sankey also told a reporter from 247Sports, “I’m here to talk about