Big 12 conference announces 2013 Thursday games

It may not be A&M, but Texas will face another instate rival this Thanksgiving: Texas Tech.

The Big 12 league Directors of Athletics announced its Thursday night game schedule Thursday, which includes a game against Iowa State in Ames on Oct. 3 as well as the Texas Tech game in Austin on Nov. 28.

Games played on Thursdays are part of a contract agreement between the Big 12 conference and its partnering networks, Fox Sports and ESPN. 

Other Big 12 Thursday night games include TCU and Texas Tech on Sept. 12 in Lubbock, as well as Oklahoma at Baylor on Nov. 7.