Texas State and UTSA students trash talk on Twitter ahead of I-35 Showdown


SAN MARCOS – Students from the University of Texas at San Antonio and Texas State University are already dishing shade ahead of the H-E-B sponsored I-35 Showdown on Saturday.

Students have feuded on social media and others have paid homage to their respective team displaying banners with competitive sayings outside of their apartments.

The Bobcats will host the Roadrunners on Saturday at Bobcat Stadium and students have been hyping up the rivalry that "isn't really a rivalry" according to both sides.

See what students are saying on social media ahead of the I-35 Showdown.

#TXST HC Everett Withers talks #UTSA 'rivalry' and facing Roadrunners. Kickoff set for 6:30 SAT in San Marcos #KSATSports @InstantReplaySA pic.twitter.com/DDXwMYdMY7

— RJ Marquez (@KSATRJ) September 19, 2017


#UTSA LB Josiah Tauaefa on #TXST 'rivalry,' says he wouldn't mind playing Bobcats every year. Kickoff set for 6:30 pm from Bobcat Stadium. pic.twitter.com/rhusFdkLW9

— RJ Marquez (@KSATRJ) September 21, 2017


On the UTSA side of the argument:

On the Texas State side of the argument:

🤷🏽‍♂️🤷🏽‍♂️#txst pic.twitter.com/d2zeWtFESN

— Mike from the Rec (@michaelmiller07) September 22, 2017