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Aggie Fans Surpass UT in Public Opinion Poll of Texans

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

AUSTIN - A new Public Policy poll shows more Texans count themselves as Aggie fans than Longhorn fans when it comes to football.

In a report released November 7th, 22% of Texans polled identify as Aggie supporters, compared to 20% for the University of Texas.

The last time the poll was taken, Texas led 23% to A&M's 15%. The success is likely due to a surge in success of the Aggies in the past two years, a phenomenal performance by Heisman winning quarterback Johnny Manziel, and an increase in overall coverage of Aggie football on the national stage with a move to the S-E-C.

You can read more from the Public Policy Polling group via the link below.

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