6:23 AM EDT, Sat October 21, 2017
23 mins ago
Texas-Oklahoma State: Time, TV channel, watch online for Week 8 game (October 21, 2017)

Texas-Oklahoma State: Time, TV channel, watch online for Week 8 game (October 21, 2017)

After a difficult loss to rival Oklahoma last weekend in Dallas, Texas will try to avoid back-to-back losses Saturday when it hosts No. 10-ranked Oklahoma State in Austin. The Longhorns (3-3, 2-1 Big 12) and Cowboys (5-1, 2-1) played one of the most bizarre games of the 2016 college football season, as Oklahoma State blocked […] The post Texas-Oklahoma State: Time, TV channel, watch online for Week 8 game (October 21, 2017) appeared first on Hook Em.
10 hours ago
Texas target Mustapha Muhammad chooses Michigan

Texas target Mustapha Muhammad chooses Michigan

Fort Bend Ridge Point tight end Mustapha Muhammad picked Michigan over a host of elite offers, including Texas. The 4-star tight end is a Fabulous 55 member and the top-ranked tight end in Texas for the 2018 recruiting class because of his ability to block and catch passes. The Longhorns were still hunting for Muhammad’s […] The post Texas target Mustapha Muhammad chooses Michigan appeared first on Hook Em.
11 hours ago
Gov. Greg Abbott praises Texas, Texas A&M, Rice officials for staging game, helping Harvey victims

Gov. Greg Abbott praises Texas, Texas A&M, Rice officials for staging game, helping Harvey victims

The state’s highest-ranking Longhorn was proud to announce a basketball partnership on Friday that brings together the state’s two flagship schools to help with Hurricane Harvey relief. Gov. Greg Abbott’s office was involved in organizing an men’s basketball exhibition game between Texas and Texas A&M that will tipoff at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Rice’s Tudor […] The post Gov. Greg Abbott praises Texas, Texas A&M, Rice officials for staging game, helping Harvey victims appeared first on Hook Em.
11 hours ago
Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 4 questions facing the Horns

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 4 questions facing the Horns

Four questions facing Texas on Saturday against Oklahoma State: 1. Will we see Collin Johnson or Armanti Foreman? Johnson and Foreman rank second and third at UT in receptions, but you wouldn’t know that by looking at the depth chart. After a poor showing against Oklahoma, Johnson was listed behind Dorian Leonard at “X” receiver […] The post Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 4 questions facing the Horns appeared first on Hook Em.
12 hours ago
Texas’ notable number: Oklahoma State’s Justice Hill — and the number 4

Texas’ notable number: Oklahoma State’s Justice Hill — and the number 4

Every week this fall, we’re looking at a specific number that’s tied to Texas football. This week’s notable number is 4. The No. 4 is worn at Texas by junior safety DeShon Elliott, who leads the nation with his five interceptions. Collin Johnson’s 191-yard game against USC and Reggie Hemphill-Mapps’ 12-catch evening against Kansas State […] The post Texas’ notable number: Oklahoma State’s Justice Hill — and the number 4 appeared first on Hook Em.
13 hours ago
Cowboy up: Texas faces pivotal season-turning moment vs. No. 10 Oklahoma State

Cowboy up: Texas faces pivotal season-turning moment vs. No. 10 Oklahoma State

For most of the 20th century, Texas dominated Oklahoma State. That spilled over into the next one as well, led by Vince Young and the best pump-fake in UT history. If you haven’t been paying attention, the 10th-ranked Cowboys have swung this thing entirely in their favor. Oklahoma State is 5-2 this decade over Texas […] The post Cowboy up: Texas faces pivotal season-turning moment vs. No. 10 Oklahoma State appeared first on Hook Em.
15 hours ago
Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 5 key matchups to watch

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 5 key matchups to watch

Here are five key Texas-Oklahoma State matchups to watch on Saturday: OSU’s receivers vs. Texas’ defensive backs Ranked 108th nationally in passing defense (264.8 yards per game), Texas certainly has not yet re-established itself as DBU. DeShon Elliott has five interceptions and Holton Hill has scored two defensive touchdowns, though. Oklahoma State may provide UT […] The post Texas vs. Oklahoma State: 5 key matchups to watch appeared first on Hook Em.
15 hours ago
BREAKING: Texas-Texas A&M to host men’s exhibition game on Wednesday for Harvey relief

BREAKING: Texas-Texas A&M to host men’s exhibition game on Wednesday for Harvey relief

Both Texas and Texas A&M officials were scrambling Friday afternoon to hammer out details of a men’s basketball exhibition game to be held Wednesday to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. A UT official said both schools were waiting on the NCAA to issue a waiver that will allow the schools to play the […] The post BREAKING: Texas-Texas A&M to host men’s exhibition game on Wednesday for Harvey relief appeared first on Hook Em.
15 hours ago
Texas expects to host four official visitors against Oklahoma State

Texas expects to host four official visitors against Oklahoma State

A home game for the Longhorns means Tom Herman’s program gets another chance to host current commits, 2018 targets and prospects from the 2019 and 2020 classes. As the season draws closer to an end, and with a new early-signing period available in mid-December for all 2018 recruits, more prospects will take official visits. An […] The post Texas expects to host four official visitors against Oklahoma State appeared first on Hook Em.
18 hours ago
Texas vs. Oklahoma State: A Q&A with a Cowboys beat writer

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: A Q&A with a Cowboys beat writer

We’re interviewing the beat writer of Texas’ opponent each week this season. This week, John Helsley (@jjhelsley) of The Oklahoman offers his insight on the Oklahoma State Cowboys. 1. Even after the loss last month to TCU, are the Cowboys still optimistic that they can contend for the Big 12 championship? They remain optimistic that […] The post Texas vs. Oklahoma State: A Q&A with a Cowboys beat writer appeared first on Hook Em.
19 hours ago
Anthony Cook still faces tough decision as teammates get awarded All-American honors

Anthony Cook still faces tough decision as teammates get awarded All-American honors

Stay updated on the latest Texas Longhorns recruiting news brought to you by Longhorns recruiting beat writer Mike Craven of Hookem.com. The Forty will publish M-F at 10 a.m. to provide Texas fans with an in-depth look at the latest for the Longhorns on the recruiting trail.  Anthony Cook is still deciding Ten days remain […] The post Anthony Cook still faces tough decision as teammates get awarded All-American honors appeared first on Hook Em.
22 hours ago
A midseason look at the Longhorns; columnists talk with Mike Gundy

A midseason look at the Longhorns; columnists talk with Mike Gundy

Good morning and welcome to Breakfast with Bevo, your morning stop for Texas Longhorns news and notes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know about Texas football, recruiting, basketball and more. Eyes on Texas: Is this cake really baked? Revisiting a Charlie Strong quote, Texas beat writer Brian Davis takes a look […] The post A midseason look at the Longhorns; columnists talk with Mike Gundy appeared first on Hook Em.
Oct 19, 2017
Chest injury to likely keep Kyle Porter out of Texas’ showdown with Oklahoma State

Chest injury to likely keep Kyle Porter out of Texas’ showdown with Oklahoma State

Texas’ backfield may be less crowded this weekend. UT football coach Tom Herman told reporters on Thursday that sophomore running back Kyle Porter is “probably not going to play” against Oklahoma State. Porter left UT’s 29-24 loss to Oklahoma this past week with a chest injury. Herman said Porter attempted to participate in Thursday’s practice […] The post Chest injury to likely keep Kyle Porter out of Texas’ showdown with Oklahoma State appeared first on Hook Em.
Oct 19, 2017
Roster watch: Which Longhorns are trending up, down or sideways at the halfway point

Roster watch: Which Longhorns are trending up, down or sideways at the halfway point

Here’s a look at some Texas players trending up, down and sideways through the first six games of the 2017 season: Trending up Michael Dickson, P: Last year’s Ray Guy finalist ranks second nationally in yards per punt (48.3). He’s an incredible weapon. So far: 27 punts, 48.3 average, long of 69 and 13 of […] The post Roster watch: Which Longhorns are trending up, down or sideways at the halfway point appeared first on Hook Em.
Oct 19, 2017
Eyes on Texas: Midway through the 2017 season, is this cake really baked?

Eyes on Texas: Midway through the 2017 season, is this cake really baked?

Former Texas coach Charlie Strong was so certain the Longhorns had a bright future, he proclaimed this program could compete for a national title. In 2017! His replacement, Tom Herman had it easy, so it would seem. “The cake has been baked,” Strong said after last year’s season-ending loss to TCU, which amounted to his […] The post Eyes on Texas: Midway through the 2017 season, is this cake really baked? appeared first on Hook Em.