As such, any subsequent unsportsmanlike conduct penalty called on Saturday afternoon will result in an immediate ejection of the offending player.
Based on videos circulating around Twitter, it's hard to tell if this pregame skirmish was more than some angry words being tossed around or if things got more physical than a few shoves.
The teams squared off near midfield about 30 minutes prior to kickoff, causing officials to issue penalties to every player on both rosters. Texas won the Cotton Bowl Stadium game in the middle of the Texas state fair, while Oklahoma took the rematch in the Big 12 championship. "Our players won't do it".
Here's a brief clip of the scuffle. This could also mean the officiating crew is calling a tight game and hoped to set the tone early.