P.J. Fleck rocking a cowboy hat was about the least-surprising thing that could’ve happened upon Western Michigan’s arrival at the Cotton Bowl.
Paul Chryst, on the other hand, was a different story. Based on his Walmart-like sweatshirt in last year’s Holiday Bowl, the mild-mannered Wisconsin coach isn’t exactly known for pushing the fashion limits in the postseason.
But amazingly enough, Chryst got into the Texas spirit:
Coach Chryst in a cowboy hat.
Now it's official.
Welcome to Texas. pic.twitter.com/WRnOFaXWPy
— Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) December 27, 2016
That was two surprising headgear moves made in the last week for Wisconsin. Ahead of his final game in a Badger uniform, linebacker Vince Biegel chopped off his signature mullet.
It appears that the times are changing quickly for the Badgers.