Oklahoma sophomore cornerback Zack Sanchez was one of the reasons Oklahoma was able to secure a 31-26 win against Texas on Saturday, but his under-helmet antics drew the ire of coach Bob Stoops.
Under Sanchez’s helmet, he wore a headband that read “B.T.P Frank Shannon” and his eye black read “Free BM.”
The act of protest might not have been a big deal had ESPN cameras not picked it up and flashed the headband for the world to see.
“They shouldn’t be, I don’t like that,” Stoops said after alerted to the issue on the Big 12 coaches teleconference. “I stand by the university and what we’ve done so that’ll be addressed.”
Shannon, the Sooners leading tackler a year ago, was suspended for the season following a Title IX investigation into the sexual assault of a female student.
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