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Texas Football: Longhorns Take Shot At USC Ahead Of Week 3 Game

The Texas football team took a shot at its Week 3 opponent with an epic Throwback Thursday post. The Longhorns take on USC on Saturday and the Trojans have been promoting the game — which is the first time the two teams will meet since their epic 2006 Rose Bowl meeting — by claiming to have a 4-0 record against Texas. Well, there’s one problem: Texas beat USC in the Rose Bowl...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago

WATCH: Longhorns defeat the Aggies 3-0 on the road

The Texas Longhorn Volleyball team travelled to College Station on Wednesday night and pulled out a 3-0 victory over their in-state rival.
Via Texas Longhorns Athletics
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tom Herman media availability

Head coach Tom Herman met with the media on Thursday night in advance of the Longhorns' show down with USC on Saturday night.
Via Texas Longhorns Athletics
9 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Charlie Strong, Mack Brown Pose With ‘Hook ‘Em Horns’ Sign

Former Texas football coaches Charlie Strong and Mack Brown crossed paths this week in Florida and flashed a very familiar hand sign. On Thursday afternoon, Brown, who has joined ESPN as a college football analyst since leaving the Longhorns, was at the USF facilities preparing for Friday night’s game on The Worldwide Leader against Illinois. When Brown was making his way around...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago

2017 College Football Live: Week Three

The Longhorns and Trojans meet tonight for the first time since their Championship bout a decade ago. There are a few extra juicy matchups in week three of the college football season for us to enjoy tonight. The game of the week is of course Clemson and Louisville battling it out for ACC supremacy, but just a half hour later two of the most storied blue blood programs in the country...
Via Battle Red Blog
7 days ago

Texas vs. USC LIVE SCORE UPDATES and STATS (9/16/17) | College football

The Texas Longhorns (1-1) meet the 4th ranked University of Southern California Trojans (2-0) on Saturday, September 16, 2017 (9/16/17) at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. The Texas Longhorns (1-1) meet the 4th ranked University of Southern California Trojans (2-0), led by quarterback Sam Darnold, on Saturday, September...
Via NJ.com
7 days ago

WATCH: Tom Herman postgame press conference

Tom Herman speaks with the media following the Longhorns' 27-24, double-overtime loss at No. 4/4 USC.
Via Texas Longhorns Athletics
6 days ago  |  Discuss

USC Football’s winning streak is in jeopardy as games are cut close

It was not a simple win by any means, but USC managed to keep their winning streak alive with a 27-24 victory over the Texas Longhorns. This game was nothing less than a thrill as it took double overtime for USC to secure the win and come out on top.   Though a win is a win no matter how ugly, a win like this stirs up many questions about the future of USC’s 2017 season. Out...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

5 thoughts and key takeaways from Texas’ 27-24 loss to USC

What we learned and where it leaves us as we look ahead to Big 12 play. The Texas Longhorns endured their first big test on the national stage on Saturday against the USC Trojans. The 27-24 double overtime loss provided plenty to be optimistic about, as well as highlighting where the ‘Horns are still a work in progress. Here are five thoughts and key takeaways after Texas’...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
5 days ago

Explosive WR Jaylen Waddle names Texas in Final 6

Texas remains in the mix with arguably the most dynamic wide receiver in the 2018 class. On Sunday evening, elite Bellaire Episcopal wide receiver Jaylen Waddle named his final six schools and the Texas Longhorns survived the cut, along with Oregon, Florida State, Alabama, TCU and Texas A&M. Waddle released a Top 12 in May and this time around, Oklahoma, Georgia, LSU, Florida...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Texas LT Connor Williams to undergo surgery, no return timetable set

The left knee injury that ended Connor Williams’ night early on Saturday will require surgery. The Texas Longhorns will be without star left tackle Connor Williams for the foreseeable future. After suffering an apparent left knee injury in the second quarter of Saturday’s 27-24 double overtime loss to No. 4 USC, an MRI on Sunday has revealed that the All-American Williams...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Texas offers 4-star 2019 WDE Marcus Hicks

The ‘Horns are now in pursuit of the top-ranked 2019 Kansas product. The top-ranked 2019 player in Kansas is now on Texas’ radar, as Wichita Northwest (Kan.) weak-side defensive end Marcus Hicks announced an offer from the Longhorns on Sunday. A four-star prospect, Hicks’ Texas offer becomes his ninth to date, along with invitations from Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas State...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Collin Johnson emerged as a threat for Texas in 2OT loss to USC

The sophomore burst onto the national radar with his big performance against USC. With his performance against the USC Trojans, sophomore wide receiver Collin Johnson showed the world why he was a coveted talent coming out of Valley Christian High School in San Jose, California. As a four-star prospect, Johnson held offers from the top programs in the country, including all three...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

‘Texas Fight’ was in full effect at the Coliseum on Saturday night

Despite a heartbreaking double overtime loss to the Trojans, this Texas team proved to be resilient as ever. Oh, so close. So very close. An instant classic ended in a heartbreaking loss for the Texas Longhorns, as they fell on the road to the No. 4 USC Trojans, 27-24 in double overtime. Very few people expected Texas to even compete against USC. The entire ESPN College Gameday...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Top Texas 2019 target Jordan Whittington pushes back commitment date

The talented five-star wide receiver won’t be announcing on next month as originally planned After setting an Oct. 1 commitment date a few weeks ago, five-star 2019 Cuero wide receiver and top Texas Longhorns target Jordan Whittington will be taking a bit more time with the recruiting process, he announced via Twitter. Whittington is ranked as the nation’s No. 25 overall player...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Texas QB Sam Ehlinger’s progression boosts offense

From his first snap to his last, the freshman quarterback learned and grew against the Trojans. For the second week in a row, Texas Longhorns fans didn’t know who would be the starting quarterback when the offense took the field. Late in the game, then the ‘Horns jogged out on offense with less than five minutes on the clock and a shot to upset No. 4 USC Trojans, freshman...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
6 days ago

Moore: After Saturday’s events, it’s not too soon to look ahead to WSU vs USC

While the Cougars were polishing off a 52-23 win over the Beavers, I was encouraged by what was going on in L.A., where Texas was giving USC a surprisingly good game. The Longhorns, as 17-point underdogs, almost won in regulation and lost in double overtime, but I say it was encouraging because the Cougars face USC on Sept. 29 at Martin Stadium. I’ve looked at that game for a long...
Via MyNorthwest.com
5 days ago

Connor Williams Going Under the Knife

Per Tom Herman’s Monday presser, the Longhorns’ badass junior left tackle will undergo knee surgery in the next week to ten days following his first-half injury against the Trojans on Saturday night. It sounds like the preliminary diagnosis is a sprained MCL and PCL along with a torn meniscus and probably some cartilage damage to boot. None of those things is individually terrible...
Via Barking Carnival
5 days ago

WATCH: Tom Herman press conference

Tom Herman addressed the media Monday afternoon as the Longhorns begin Big 12 play next Thursday (Sept. 28) at Iowa State.
Via Texas Longhorns Athletics
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Herman Loves Gum

Daily Round Up: September 18, 2017 Texas looked like a different team on Saturday night. And for the first time in a long time, Texas looked like a completely different program — one not mired in mediocrity, but instead, one that looked like it belonged on the same field as the Trojans. Barking Carnival sums it all up: Crucial deficiencies on the OL and in the booth did them...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
5 days ago

Podcast: Longhorn Republic - September 19, 2017

Texas nearly pulled off the upset against USC, so what can the ‘Horns do to build on that momentum? Gerald Goodridge and Kyle Carpenter take a long look at the Longhorns’ double-overtime loss at the hands of the USC Trojans and what Texas needs to focus on during their bye week and beyond. They end the show giving you two keys to look for in the coming weeks, in a segment called...
Via Burnt Orange Nation
4 days ago

Flight path around Texas amazingly creates Longhorns logo

A pilot taking a flight around the state of Texas impressively charted a course so it created a near-perfect facsimile of the logo of the Texas Longhorns. Hook ’em, horns, indeed.The flight departed from Houston on Sunday at 4:39 p.m. and landed at the same airport at approximately 7:14 p.m., per FlightAware’s tracking data. The plane is a four-seat, single-engine Piper Cherokee...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 3

Rankings the Pac-12 with one single highlight to summarize their season. The Pac-12 had quite a rough Week 3. The USC Trojans, who are ranked 4th in country and, more importantly, have been No. 1 in these power rankings each week, nearly lost to the Texas Longhorns, who lost to Maryland earlier this year and Kansas last year. And that was just one of ten games. Anyway, it was a bad...
Via Ralphie Report
4 days ago

WATCH: Tom Herman Tuesday media availability

Tom Herman provides a Tuesday night media update following the Longhorns practice.
Via Texas Longhorns Athletics
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Herman has interesting superstition about chewing gum

Tom Herman can be often seen chewing gum on the sidelines during Texas’ games. Apparently the head coach has a little bit of a nervous habit, as well as an interesting superstition about his gum.Herman told the media Tuesday that he chews sugar-free Double Bubble. He’s very meticulous about it too and makes sure he has exactly seven pieces in his pocket before the start of each...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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