The final decision on a starter likely won’t come until next month. Stoops hasn’t given a timetable for the decision, but it could come as late as a week before the opener.
The coaching staff wants the trio to compete. They believe in the experienced personnel around them and believe one will do the best to present himself.
“I think it should help him a lot. I really believe whoever it is at that position should be supported in a positive way with the experience in the line and everywhere else,” Stoops said. “Hopefully it works out that way. It should work out that way.”
Note: John Shinn is a sports writer for the Norman Transcript.