Originally Posted by mnchiefsguy
I am not too young, and can say with certainty that this was not the case. Mizzou fans loved giving Billy Tubbs the finger, and the Antlers loved jeering him, but in no way was OU a bigger rival than KU.
Well, you and I must've lived in a parallel universe too then. KU had 1.5 good teams that decade, OU was outstanding almost the whole time and Tubbs was a huge lightning rod across the conference. He could back it up at least. The Border War lost a lot of luster in the 70s and 80s. It didn't fully come back until Roy Williams arrived. Just my .02