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Texas hooks combo guard Eric Davis

The Texas Longhorns landed their first recruit for the 2015 recruiting cycle on Tuesday, and it was a big pledge, as 6′-3″ Arthur Hill (MI) combo guard Eric Davis announced he is headed to play for Texas. Davis, a top-40 recruit nationally, is a capable and competent ballhandler and also savvy scorer – two valuable traits ...
Via Hoopniks
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Referee Tries to Help Texas Longhorns During Coin Toss But They Still Screw it Up

One of the greatest moments of Saturday's slate of college football action came during the Texas-UCLA game. Well--great if you are not a fan of the Longhorns because it was pretty darn funny. If you are a fan of Texas it probably made you angry and just a wee bit embarrassed.I'm talking about when the Texas captains messed up the coin toss (no wonder Charlie Strong is so...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Referee Explained Coin Toss Decision to Texas and They Still Elected to Kick Twice

UCLA won the coin toss for their game on Saturday against Texas and elected to defer to the second half, thus giving the Longhorns the decision to kick or receive to open the game. The object of the game of football is to score more points than your opponent. In order to do so, you want to have as many offensive possessions as possible. Texas appears to be confused on that simple...
Via Next Impulse Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texas Longhorns on the Verge of Becoming the Real Life Texas State Armadillos?

The comparison is not a literal one of course. The Longhorns fall is not because of NCAA violations and they are not fielding a team of walk-ons because they have no other choice. They aren't recruiting really old quarterbacks--just guys that play intramurals--or people teaching class that happen to have a year or eligibility left or anything.But they are coming pretty darn close...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Texas Longhorns ask intramural fraternity QB to join team?

David Whitlock The Texas Longhorns are a program in transition.  After the retirement of coaching legend Mack Brown at the end of the 2013 season, current head coach Charlie Strong has instilled much more discipline into a program that appears to have been lax.  This has led to some defections, suspensions, and thin ranks.  It didn’t help […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports...
Via Sports-Kings
4 days ago  |  Discuss

UCLA Bruins at Texas Longhorns: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Stephen Dunn/Getty Images North America The UCLA Bruins will travel to take on the Texas Longhorns on Saturday. We were nice given the beating that Texas took a week ago at the hands of BYU. No. 12 UCLA (2-0) will look to have their way with Texas (1-1) Coverage of the game between Texas and UCLA will air on FOX beginning at 8:00 pm ET from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. The...
Via Tireball.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas DC Vance Bedford Talks About Getting Rid Of Facemasks, Astroturf, Going Back To The ‘Old Days’

Vance Bedford was a four-year letterman at Texas from 1977-81. He was a team captain and a two-time all-conference player. He’s currently ranked in the top-10 all-time in pass breakups by a Longhorn.  The type of football Bedford played is the type of football the 56-year-old, now the Longhorns’ defensive coordinator under Charlie Strong, wants to see from his defensive unit...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Opened Up Sky Miles For Jim Mora With Private Jet Offer

The Texas Longhorns opened up the sky miles for Jim Mora with a private jet offer for the head coaching job.
Via Gamedayr
6 days ago  |  Discuss

University of Texas lands verbal commitment from 13-year-old

Mason Nome is only 13 years old, but the eighth-grader from Houston has already committed to play college golf for his "dream school." Nome, who attends The Kinkaid School, recently committed to the Texas Longhorns. Nome is Golfweek's second-ranked player in the Class of 2019. "Mason is very excited, honored and fortunate about the opportunity," said Nome...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Longhorns Trolled Down Sesame Street After BYU Loss

The exas Longhorns get trolled by Grover all the way down Sesame Street for their pathetic performance against BYU.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Strong On Texas’ Performance: “It’s An Embarrassment”

The Texas Longhorns were beaten down by BYU on Saturday night, as the Cougars walked into Austin and destroyed the Longhorns, 41-7. Yes, Texas was without starting quarterback David Ash, and the team is in a near-constant state of turmoil while head coach Charlie Strong tries to change its culture, but a 34 point loss at home to an unranked team is still a bad look for any school...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: BYU and Taysum Hill Running All Over the Texas Longhorns Once Again

This was a big week for the Texas Longhorns. The whippping they suffered at the hands of the BYU running game was the beginning of the end for former head coach Mack Brown and the Longhorns last season. While Charlie Strong and company talked as if revenge was on their minds it had to be (at least for the fans).From the look of what BYU's quarterback is doing to them they may...
Via FatManWriting
10 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU players do 'Horns Down' symbol in Texas

Considering BYU absolutely crushed Texas in last year’s contest, the Longhorns have plenty of motivation heading into Saturday’s rematch between the two. But the below photo, taken Friday, might even provide more incentive. A number of Cougars players, after arriving in Austin, took photos in Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium, and a few decided to make the famous ...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Chevy Is Releasing A Texas Longhorns-Themed Silverado

It’s fairly common for college football fans to buy bumper stickers and show off their school pride on their cars and trucks. For Texas Longhorns fans, Chevrolet apparently just wants to cut out the middle man. Thursday, the automobile manufacturer announced a deal with the school for a Longhorns-themed Silverado that comes with UT logos and a burnt orange paint job.  “This...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Longhorns HC Charlie Strong Doing More Harm Than Good By Being So Heavy Handed?

When Charlie Strong he made one thing very clear--it's going to be his way or the highway. He than offered up his five core values so that players would know how to get on his highway. Those that did not want to would face discipline and possibly be kicked off the team. A number of guys have been foolish enough to test him leading to a number of suspensions and dismissals.On...
Via FatManWriting
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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