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In what can only be described as a tale of two halves, David Ash and the Texas Longhorns overcame a disastrous start to beat New Mexico State 56-7 tonight at Darryl K Royal Texas Memorial Stadium in front of just over 99,500 fans.
New Aggie Head Coach Doug Martin brought in a retooled team deemed by many to be the worst program in the Football Bowl Subdivision and had them feeling an upset bid. Texas opening drive stalled out when senior WR Mike Davis was unable to bring in an almost certain touchdown pass. The Aggies began controlling the line of scrimmage and ran the read option as well as any team I’ve seen this weekend in building momentum. David Ash threw two bad interceptions, the Longhorns lost a fumble, and Aggie QB Andrew McDonald, whose squad had squandered opportunities to score with sloppy play and a turnover of their own, tossed an 11 yard touchdown pass to Joshua Bowen for a 7-0 lead with 2:28 until the half. Until that point the highlight of t...
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Mack Brown entered the Darrell K Royal Stadium on Saturday night with the Eye of Texas bearing down upon him. Entering the 16th year of coaching at the University of Texas, Brown has never been more scrutinized about the results of his coaching than the last 2 years. Last season the Longhorns went 9-4 and were subjected to a meeting with Oregon Sate at the Alamo Bowl. Critics...
At last, Texas Longhorns football is back and back with a bang. The Longhorns opened their 2013 campaign against the Aggies of New Mexico State. The Longhorns entered the season ranked 15th in the preseason coach's poll and seem set to climb the ladder in the rankings.The Longhorns opened up at home in a game where they honored the 50th anniversary of the 1963 national championship...
David Ash threw four touchdown passes and ran for another as the No. 15 Texas shook off a slow start to roll over New Mexico State 56-7 Saturday night.
Ash threw two interceptions in the second quarter and the Longhorns' new up-tempo offense stalled as the Aggies took a 7-0 lead. Ash then connected on touchdown passes of 54 and 66 yards to John Harris and Daje (duh-jay) Johnson...
You have probably seen one of these maps before. The map below shows the favorite college football teams of the fifth United States.
The data is based on fans who “like” a team’s official Facebook Page.
For the most part it makes sense… for the most part.
Florida is represented in 27 different states, or a total of 423 counties. Texas on the other hand is the favorite school...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- David Ash threw four touchdown passes and ran for another as the No. 15 Texas shook off a slow start to roll over New Mexico State 56-7 Saturday night.
Ash threw two interceptions in the second quarter and the Longhorns' new up-tempo offense stalled as the Aggies took a 7-0 lead. Ash then connected on touchdown passes of 54 and 66 yards to John Harris and...
Leading 7-0 late in the first half against No. 15 Texas, New Mexico State found itself in the unlikeliest of positions in front of nearly 100,000 fans on the road.
But that brief spark of excitement in a new season under a new coach quickly turned into the same old result. A rout.
David Ash threw four touchdown passes and ran for another as the Longhorns shook off a slow start...
There's a buzz surrounding the Texas Longhorns that hasn't been felt the last few years.
At least that's the case in Austin. Starting Saturday night, the Longhorns will see if they can persuade the rest of college football to take notice of what coach Mack Brown thinks could be the team that returns Texas to prominence.
A game against an overmatched opponent such as...
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Should be fairly simple this week, but we all know a 52-7 win is going to make the fan base feel much better than a 37-17 win. To make things right with the world headed to Provo next week, the Longhorns must:
1. Tackle, Tackle, Tackle, Fundamentals, Fundamentals, Fundamentals
If New Mexico State is man enough to lay their junk on the table, drive...
Praise the damn Lord we’ve just about gotten through all the offseason material here and let me tell you one thing: NEVER again am I doing 25 individual writeups of my top 25. So I hope you enjoyed those this year if you’re one of the five people who read them because that **** took far too long and put me extremely behind the eight ball in terms of getting my stuff out. Fortunately...
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The Longhorns wore numbers on their helmets in Saturday’s 56-7 win against New Mexico State in honor of the 1963 football team which won the school’s first football national championship 50 years ago. It was uncertain if the team would wear the numbers all season long – Mack Brown left that up to the players to decide. On Monday at...