NORMAN, Okla. - A lot was made last week when Texas players went back and forth at each other through Twitter.

One Texas player even sent out a Tweet during the game.

Now, after Oklahoma lost to Texas 24-17 at the Cotton Bowl, Stoops said he was encouraging players to avoid social media.

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Well, sort of.

"I got no idea about it," Stoops said of his involvement with Twitter, Facebook, etc. "I could care less. You think for a second I look at that? I know if I was their age, I wouldn't be reading it. For the life of me, I don't get the attraction."

It's probably a good week to keep Twitter turned off, anyway. OU came into the game ranked No. 10 in the nation and an 18-point favorite over the 1-4 Longhorns.

It was the second time in the past three years OU has lost as a double-digit favorite to Texas.