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Longhorns need DT help to keep from having depth, talent issues...

Longhorns need DT help to keep from having depth, talent issues With the six-year anniversary of Texas' 37-21 loss to Alabama in the 2010 BCS championship having occurred this past week, I used part of my most recent Scattershooting column to explore the underappreciation directed at the 2009 Longhorns. The gist … Read more on 247Sports 4-star LB Jeffrey McCulloch looking at Texas coaching stability, QB depth chart The Fighting Irish would appear to be the stronger contender there due to the combination of academics and recent football success, so that could be the out-of-state school most likely to land his services in early February. In fact, the most recent … Read more on Burnt Orange Nation Longhorns make offer to Westlake linebacker Levi Jones On Tuesday, Westlake junior linebacker Levi Jones tweeted that he had received a scholarship offer from the Longhorns. Designated a three-star recruit by 247Sports, the 6-foot-3-inch, 215-pound Jones also has reportedly received offers from East … Read more on Austin...

Longhorns win away from silencing doubters...

Longhorns win away from silencing doubters If football fans were impressed with what George Ranch did during the regular season they must be shaking their heads in disbelief about what the Longhorns are doing in the playoffs. George Ranch dominated most of its opponents in non-district and … Read more on Chron.com Texas Football: 5 Best Moments for the Longhorns in the Chancellor's Spurs Game In lieu of a matchup with Texas A&M, the 4-6 Longhorns will host Texas Tech in the 19th iteration of the Battle for the Chancellor's Spurs. Since 1996, the Horns have won the matchup 15 times, including the last six in a row. The biggest moment in the … Read more on Bleacher Report 2015 DI Women's Volleyball: Longhorns survive Gators 2015 DI Women's Volleyball: Longhorns survive Gators. Texas was pushed to five sets, and then converted on its third match point in the fifth set, to survive Florida's upset bid, 3-2, and advance to the national semifinals. Dec. 12, 2015 (1:26) … Read more on...

The Best College Basketball Teams in 2015-16 from A-Z...

The Best College Basketball Teams in 2015-16 from A-Z The Kansas Jayhawks should be one of the country's five best college basketball teams for the 2015-16 season, but they're only the second-best school beginning with the letter "K." With the start of the season merely a fortnight away, we're offering up … Read more on Bleacher Report Tyrone Swoopes Rewarded for His Perseverance Tyrone Swoopes could have mailed it in after losing the starting quarterback job. Instead, he has reinvented himself. Tyrone Swoopes is a quiet, unassuming guy. He didn't show much emotion in 2014 when he slogged through a challenging 6-7 campaign. Read more on Hook ‘Em Headlines Vince Young talks Texas QB battle between Swoopes and Heard The Longhorns went 13-0, Young won the Maxwell Award as the nation's best player, finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting and gave perhaps the greatest championship game performance in college football history during Texas' unforgettable 41-38 … Read more on 247Sports Nike Locks Down the Longhorns Since 2000, we have seen the Swoosh on the burnt orange sideline. Nike is burnt in the memories of the Texas faithful. Nike was Vince Young racing to the pylon to beat USC and win the National Championship. Nike was Kevin Durant showing the world he … Read more on SportsBlog.com...

Sources: UT QB Case McCoy, LB Hicks suspended, sent home from Alamo Bowl …...

Sources: UT QB Case McCoy, LB Hicks suspended, sent home from Alamo Bowl … SAN ANTONIO – Texas backup quarterback Case McCoy and injured linebacker Jordan Hicks were suspended and sent home a day before Saturday's Valero Alamo Bowl against Oregon State. The suspensions of the two juniors came a few hours after a report by San … Read more on Dallas Morning News...

Carlton: How John Harris went from afterthought under former coach Mack …...

Carlton: How John Harris went from afterthought under former coach Mack … With a team-high 64 catches, he became just the sixth Longhorn to post a 1,000-yard receiving season. “Resilient, I think,” … Yes, Harris seemed star-crossed in the Mack Brown era, dealing with a foot injury and a position switch to tight end … Read more on Dallas Morning News Mack Brown understands Riley's undertaking as well as any Now an analyst for ESPN/ABC, Brown recalled when he was being pursued for the Texas job, asking former longtime Longhorn coach Darrell Royal why he should take it. "Because 22 million people care about what you do every day of your life," Royal told … Read more on Lincoln Journal Star Aggie football fandom trending over Longhorns in Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth … for the hearts, minds, and wallets of football fans around the state is moving firmly and completely into the present landscape, with the potential to erase the major Texas gains from the decade-long run of dominance under former head coach Mack Brown. Read more on Burnt Orange Nation Texas Football: Charlie Strong Will Make Longhorns Relevant on Draft Day Again However, it validated that the Longhorns needed a change, that former head coach Mack Brown was no longer getting the job done on the recruiting trail or with player development. In hiring Strong from Louisville, Texas was getting someone with a proven … Read more on Bleacher...