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Mack Brown reiterated earlier in the week that the team’s goal of winning a Big 12 Conference Championship was still alive. In front of a crowd of 95,248 fans at Darrell K. Royal -Texas Memorial Stadium the Texas Longhorns ended a 5-game losing streak against Kansas State on Saturday night, keeping the goal alive. The Longhorns relied on better defense and the legs of heralded running back Johnathan Gray, who had his best game as a Longhorn tonight, in the 31-21 win over Bill Snyder’s Wildcats.
David Ash started at quarterback after missing last week’s game against Ole Miss due to suffering concussion-like symptoms sustained in the BYU game. After a 3 and out opening drive, Texas would get on the board with a 27-yard field goal by David Ash on the team’s next possession. Then with 3:06 left in the first quarter Ash threw a 63 yard strike to Kendall Sanders and the Longhorns would take a 10-0 lead. Johnathan Gray ran for a 21 yard touchdown la...
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Tweet Folks working the sidelines of a college football have to keep their heads on a swivel, as this poor guy working Saturday’s Texas game learned after taking this David Ash pass to the noggin: H/T to Gif Mock Session
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) It's been a long, tough week for Texas coach Mack Brown.
Consecutive losses have him desperately trying to figure out how to recover in time for the start of the Big 12 season Saturday night against Kansas State (2-1). Then came Thursday's revelation that a school regent and a close friend talked in January with Alabama coach Nick Saban's agent about...
Texas quarterback David Ash will start on Saturday against Kansas State, coach Mack Brown announced on Friday.
Ash missed last week's loss to Ole Miss with a concussion, and did not attend the game at the advice of doctors.
Ash returned to practice this week, and entered the season as the Big 12's most experienced quarterback. He's completed 39-of-62 passes for 594...
Finally, some good news for the Texas Longhorns. As UT looks to right the ship after a rough 1-2 start to the season, the team will have starting QB David Ash back under center this weekend the Longhorns take on Kansas State.
Texas announced the news today via Twitter:
QB David Ash has been cleared to play by the medical staff and @UT_MackBrown said he will start vs. Kansas State...
It was a rough third week for us (excepting Zach, who did very well). The results brought separation back to standings that had tightened up after the first two weeks of play. Here’s how each of us fared:
Zach Bigalke: 8-2
Matt Strobl: 4-6
John Mitchell: 2-8
In an effort to turn things around, collectively speaking, we take on a slate that lacks marquee matchups but does offer...
A Texas official says Longhorns quarterback David Ash is being evaluated for a head injury and won't return in the second half against Kansas State.
Ash missed last week's loss to Mississippi with concussion-like symptoms but returned Saturday night. He threw for 166 yards - including a 63-yard touchdown strike - and ran for 27 yards in helping Texas build a 17-7 lead.
After starting the season off 1-2, with losses to BYU and Ole Miss, the Longhorns finally got back on the winning track Saturday night. Texas defeated the Kansas State Wildcats, 31-21 in their Big 12 opener and showed signs of improvement on both offense and more importantly defense. The hot seat talk for head coach Mack Brown of Texas had been the main topic in the week leading...
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Some news and notes from Texas HC Mack Brown on the weekly Big 12 Teleconference after his team snapped a decade long losing streak Saturday night in a 31-21 home win over the Kansas State Wildcats.
On the Defense:
Brown heaped praise upon new Defensive Coordinator Greg Robinson and his staff, but cautions things are still being kept simple. He...
Texas linebacker Jordan Hicks will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles tendon injury in his left leg and quarterback David Ash is being evaluated for symptoms of a head injury.
Hicks was hurt during the Longhorns' 31-21 victory Saturday night against Kansas State. He was leading the team in tackles with 41.
The senior missed most of last season and took a medical redshirt...
There’s a big game looming in Austin on Saturday night as Texas and Kansas State open up conference play. The Wildcats have beaten the Longhorns 5 straight games and Texas looks to end the streak with David Ash returning at quarterback for Texas after being cleared by team doctors on Friday.
As always with Texas football on Game Days there is a lot to talk about. Join us on...
ESPN’s Sportscenter may want you to think that this play should be included in their NOT Top 10 list. This should be included in the Top 10 Boss Moments because when Texas quarterback David Ash threw this ball away and drilled a K-State staffer in the face he took it like a champ.
Dude, barely uncrossed his arms which he only did to readjust his sunglasses. Boss.
This pass by Texas quarterback David Ash missed its target… Or did it?
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The Kansas State Wildcats (2-1) come to DKR for a Saturday night kick on ABC to face the reeling Texas Longhorns (1-2). Kansas State has historically owned the Longhorns, with the last UT win coming in 2003. Forecast models currently disagree about whether the rain will end early tomorrow or continue to Sunday, so the playing surface may be a bit slick...
Let's hand out some awards for Week 4 in the Big 12.
Best offensive performance: Johnathan Gray, RB, Texas. Gray logged a career-high 141 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Longhorns to a 31-21 win over Kansas State. The sophomore is a balanced back, but showcased enough power behind him on Saturday to remind me a little bit of another famous No. 32 in burnt orange: Cedric...
Time for five things I think I think from Week 4 in the Big 12.
The Big 12's national reputation is taking a big hit. After West Virginia's loss to Maryland on Saturday, the Big 12 dropped to 2-5 this season against AQ-conference opponents and BYU. You earn your reputation in nonconference play, and the Big 12 has struck out with opportunities this year against LSU, BYU...