KUT Morning Newspod November 24, 2011
Texas vs. Texas A&M: Making College Football History
After 117 years, tonight’s football game between the Texas Longhorns and Texas A&M Aggies could be the last. A&M will leave Texas and the Big 12 for the Southeastern Conference next year. At Monday night’s Hex Pep Rally this end of an era was on everyone’s mind. Hear what Longhorn fans had to say on the podcast.
Central Texans Putting in a Run Before Turkey Dinner
Almost 20,000 people are expected to take part in this morning’s 21st annual ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot. There’s a 5-mile run, 1-mile walk and a Kids K. The runs could cause some traffic delays; you can check out a map of the routes here. Race proceeds are benefiting Caritas of Austin.
Bastrop Residents Optimistic This Holiday Season
Also on today’s pod, KUT’s Erika Aguilar reports on how wildfire survivors in Bastrop County are spending their Thanksgiving holiday.