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Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Last week, the Texas athletic department announced a 7-person athletic advisory committee to help decide who the next Athletic Director at Texas will be.  So what’s in store for the new Texas AD? The future of the Big 12. I know people in Lubbock, Norman or in Lawrence will disagree but make no mistake: The Big 12 runs through Austin. Texas might be the southernmost member but it is the king of the hill in the Big 12 Conference. Whatever Texas wants, Texas usually gets. Schools like Nebraska, Missouri and Texas A&M couldn’t stand that fact so they left. Now, the new Texas AD will determine the future of the Big 12. Will the new Texas AD support a 10 team conference? While it even looks good to get a share of the Big 12 title, the prestige takes a hit. When you only have two powers in a conference (I’ll let you decide who those are), you need both of them playing at a high level or the perception will be that the conference is down. No one looks at 6...

Case McCoy blames Case McCoy for being an underdog at Texas Christian University

  Case McCoy of the Texas Longhorns is doing something that most college football players don’t normally do. Take responsibility for their own actions. When asked why the Texas Longhorns were an underdog against the TCU Horned Frogs, McCoy said “probably because I’m quarterback right?” Texas has played with multiple quarterbacks this year including QB David Ash. We’ll...

McCoy's swagger belies career as Texas backup

(Eds: Updates, stands.) By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer For a guy who has spent most of his career as a backup, Case McCoy carries himself with the swagger of a national championship-winning quarterback. Whether it's leading Texas to an upset win over rival Oklahoma, or surrounded by reporters during game-week interviews, McCoy eases his way through just about every situation...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Horn Sports adds two seasoned recruiting experts

Horn Sports is pleased to announce two new additions to the site staff.  We are extremely fortunate to have Shaun (Shaunsters), a well known Texas basketball recruiting guru, covering Longhorn basketball along with high school recruiting.  He is actively involved in AAU basketball and will be sharing the latest and greatest with all you Texas hoop junkies.  Look for a new &...
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