Chad Conine is a dedicated sportswriter with more than two decades experience of covering a wide range of sports at all levels. He has focused on Big 12 college football and basketball as well as Texas high school football for the majority of his career. He has covered major bowl games as well as the Final Four and Women’s Final Four for The Sports Xchange. He began covering the Dallas Cowboys full time for The Sports Xchange in 2017 and brought more than three decades of following the club to that job. Conine is the author of The Republic of Football: Legends of the Texas High School Game (University of Texas Press, 2016) and Texas Sports: Unforgettable Stories for Every Day of the Year (University of Texas Press, 2017).