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UT-Austin football players say they were forced to stay on field for “The Eyes of Texas” to appease angry donors and fans

The football players said the athletics officials, in a meeting with the players after the Oklahoma game, referenced emails from donors who said the protests could impact their job prospects after graduating.

The University of Texas Longhorns at Darrell K Royal Memorial Stadium in Austin.

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