8:21 PM EST, Tue January 27, 2015

#NSD2015: State of Texas hanging on every tweet

The fever pitch in the state of Texas on the recruiting trail hasn’t been felt since the 2003-04 recruitment of Adrian Peterson, or even prior. Starting on Friday, it will be the Texas Longhorns and Texas A&M Aggies duking it out for supremacy in the Lone Star State. A cycle that started with Texas A&M being the "cool school" in the state and seemingly winning every big battle has gotten a lot more interesting after last Wednesday’s unofficial visit to Texas by Texas A&M quarterback commitment Kyler Murray and receiver DaMarkus Lodge.

3 Takeaways: Longhorn rally comes up just short as Texas falls to Iowa State in Ames

Iowa State guard Monte Morris, right, blocks a shot by Texas guard Isaiah Taylor during the first half of the game, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Ames, Iowa. (Photo: AP/Charlie Neibergall)

College Football Playoff chairman re-elected unanimously

AP Photo/Tim SharpJeff Long, College Football Playoff selections committee chairman, discusses the selection process of the semifinal pairings and semifinal bowl assignments during a news conference Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Grapevine, Texas.

Four-star WR John Burt recommits to Texas after naming Auburn leader

When a recruit decommits from a school, there is a good chance he won’t be recommitting. But that wasn’t the case for four-star Tallahassee Lincoln (Fla.) wide receiver John Burt. After backing out of his pledge three … [visit site …

Five Texas players who could break out in 2015

North Texas sophomore quarterback Josh Greer (8) is sacked by Texas sophomore defensive tackle Hassan Ridgeway (98), Saturday, August 30, 2014, at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, TX. (Photo: David Minton/DRC)

Five Baylor players who could break out in 2015

AP Photo/Tony GutierrezBaylor back up quarterback Seth Russell prepares to pass in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern State, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Russell threw for 438 yards and five touchdowns while …

This week’s Big 12 viewing guide: Texas men face two tough tests

Jan 24, 2015; Austin, TX, USA; Texas Longhorns head coach Rick Barnes reacts against the Kansas Jayhawks during the first half at the Frank Erwin Special Events Center. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

Best in Texas breakdown (1/26): Top two teams to clash this weekend; UT-Arlington makes a splash

Baylor is the No. 1 team in this weeks Best in Texas basketball poll (Photos: Staff and wire). For the first time this season, three … [visit site to read more]

UT football: Longhorns lose quarterback, eyeing replacements

AUSTIN — Texas has lost the player it once thought would be its quarterback of the future. Now the Longhorns have 10 days to seal the deal on a replacement. Zach Gentry, a four-star prospect from New Mexico who’d been committed to UT since last May, changed his mind this weekend and switched his commitment […]

Four-star quarterback Zach Gentry flips commitment from Texas to Michigan

After losing four-star defensive back Tim Irvin last week, Texas saw another high profile recruit back out of his commitment on Saturday night. Four-star Albuquerque Eldorado (NM) quarterback Zach Gentry flipped from Texas to … [visit site to read more]

3 takeaways: Oklahoma struggles to shoot early, can’t come up big late in loss to Baylor

Photo by Cooper Neill/WACO, TX - JANUARY 24: Jordan Woodard #10 of the Oklahoma Sooners brings the ball up court against Kenny Chery #1 of the Baylor Bears on January 24, 2015 at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.

3 Takeaways: Longhorns outlasted at home by feisty Kansas squad

Texas Longhorns guard Demarcus Holland (2) dives for a loose ball against the Kansas Jayhawks during the first half at the Frank Erwin Special Events Center. (Photo: Brendan Maloney/USA TODAY Sports )

Report: SMU QB Kolney Cassel transfers to Sacramento State

North Texas freshman defensive lineman Sid Moore (63) sacks SMU freshman quarterback Kolney Cassel (17) as he scrambles, Saturday, September 6, 2014, at Apogee Stadium in Denton. Photo: David Minton/DRC SMU redshirt freshman quarterback Kolney Cassel has transferred to Sacramento …

Three-star Aledo wide receiver Ryan Newsome picks UCLA over Texas

Aledo receiver Ryan Newsome (17) is congratulated by teammate Daythan Davis (3) after his touchdown run in the fourth quarter during the Aledo High School Bearcats vs. the Brenham High School Cubs Class 4A Division II state championship football game. …

UT football: Who’s the Longhorns’ next quarterback?

AUSTIN — Entering a sixth year as the most mismanaged position group in college football, Texas quarterbacks have starved their fans not only of touchdown passes, but also of hope. So desperate for optimism are these fans that they will believe in even the faintest of glimmers, the foggiest of pipe dreams, and the longest […]

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