Texas Fans Seeing Red Over OU License Plates

DMV considering twenty new designs

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    A proposed OU plate for the Texas DMV has some people seeing red.

    The Texs Department of Motor Vehicles is considering 20 new license plate designs by private company My Plates.

    A NASCAR plate, a Cowboys plate and a Texas Tech plate are among the proposed designs. But there is also an OU plate that has some Texas fans, such as Riley Harmon, seeing red.

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    "I think it's absolutely absurd," Harmon said.

    Others, such as Ashanti Colbert, said they will buy the Oklahoma-branded plates.

    "My dad is a big Sooner fan, and that's my home state, so I have to represent," she said.

    The DMV board will vote on the plates next week. If approved, the OU plates would cost between $55 and $195.