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Even in late November, Texas still wearing full pads, going full throttle in practice

Even in late November, Texas still wearing full pads, going full throttle in practice

This late in the season, the unofficial guide to coaching says you should ease up on the players. Most practices in November are shorter as players wear just helmets, shoulder pads and shorts. Texas went full pads and had a full day of tackling last Tuesday in preparation for Iowa State. They did it again […]
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Credit Texas strength coach Yancy McKnight’s honesty for sparking Longhorns

Credit Texas strength coach Yancy McKnight’s honesty for sparking Longhorns

Every Sunday, Texas strength coach Yancy McKnight starts the new game week by addressing the players and giving them background information on the next opponent. Apparently, McKnight dispensed with the pleasantries the day after a nail-biting win over Texas Tech. “At this point, you could tell he was kind of fed up,” defensive tackle Chris […]
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Texas WR Collin Johnson glad to be back on the field after knee injury

Texas WR Collin Johnson glad to be back on the field after knee injury

After missing one game with a knee injury, Texas receiver Collin Johnson said he was excited to get back on the field last Saturday against Iowa State. The Longhorns wasted no time putting him to work. The 6-foot-6 Johnson ran a go route and caught a 35-yard pass on UT’s second offensive play. He also […]
Nov 19, 2018
LISTEN: On Longhorn Confidential, would Tom Herman be at Texas without that Kansas loss?

LISTEN: On Longhorn Confidential, would Tom Herman be at Texas without that Kansas loss?

The American-Statesman crew thinks back to that chilly night in Lawrence, Kan., in 2016 that spelled the end of the Charlie Strong era and ushered in the arrival of Tom Herman. Plus, who should Texas want to face in the Big 12 championship game, Oklahoma or West Virginia?
Nov 19, 2018
LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman on Sam Ehlinger’s injury, Lil’Jordan’s big impact

LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman on Sam Ehlinger’s injury, Lil’Jordan’s big impact

Texas coach Tom Herman gives an update on quarterback Sam Ehlinger’s health as the Longhorns prepare for a Kansas and try to clinch a spot in the Big 12 championship game.
Nov 19, 2018
Tom Herman: Texas QB Sam Ehlinger’s shoulder is ‘angry’ but MRI shows no major damage

Tom Herman: Texas QB Sam Ehlinger’s shoulder is ‘angry’ but MRI shows no major damage

Texas coach Tom Herman outlined a path for quarterback Sam Ehlinger’s shoulder recovery this week that mirrored what happened earlier this season. From Herman’s tone on the Big 12 conference call, Ehlinger sounds like someone who will play against Kansas. “No broken bones. No separation. No ridiculous amount of damage,” Herman said. “But it’s angry. […]
Nov 18, 2018
Texas rises up to No. 11 in AP Top 25 poll as Les Miles joins Kansas

Texas rises up to No. 11 in AP Top 25 poll as Les Miles joins Kansas

Kansas has a new head coach, and Texas has a higher spot in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 poll. This Friday’s matchup will not be your average regular-season finale. Texas moved up to No. 11 in the AP Top 25 and heads to Lawrence this week aiming to clinch a spot in the Big […]
Nov 16, 2018
At The Buzzer: Texas 97, The Citadel 69

At The Buzzer: Texas 97, The Citadel 69

In all four games this season, Texas has looked good at times and dreadful at others. You simply don’t know whether these Longhorns will be hot, cold, somewhere between the two or stuck permanently on one side or the other. The throttle was stuck on the cold side in the first half, then it went […]
Nov 15, 2018
Preview: Texas vs. The Citadel

Preview: Texas vs. The Citadel

Texas-The Citadel When: 7 p.m. Friday Where: Erwin Center (capacity 16,540) TV/Radio: Longhorn Network/104.9 The Horn About the series: First meeting. About the Longhorns: When things go haywire this season, coach Shaka Smart will look to his two seniors to make a play and calm things down. That means Kerwin Roach II and Dylan Osetkowski […]
Nov 14, 2018
The Whys of Texas: Big 12 tiebreakers are murky, but moot if Texas doesn’t finish strong

The Whys of Texas: Big 12 tiebreakers are murky, but moot if Texas doesn’t finish strong

First, an admission. Trying to determine the various Big 12 tiebreaker scenarios is a mind-numbing affair. It’s not the league’s fault. Such is life when you are aiming to determine “One True Champion.” The Whys mailbag is full of various missives asking the same question this week. Jason B. sums up the situation quite nicely: […]
Nov 13, 2018
After some tough struggles in recent years, Iowa State has Longhorns’ attention

After some tough struggles in recent years, Iowa State has Longhorns’ attention

Every week, Texas players talk up their opponent and there’s a lot of lip-service. Heading into Saturday’s game against Iowa State, there’s a noticeable difference in tone. “Iowa State’s offense is complicated, dude,” defensive end Charles Omenihu said. Freshman quarterback Brock Purdy has led the Cyclones (6-3, 5-2 Big 12) to a five-game winning streak. […]
Nov 12, 2018
At The Buzzer: Texas 65, Louisiana-Monroe 55

At The Buzzer: Texas 65, Louisiana-Monroe 55

What’s that old saw? Don’t tell me about the pain, just show me the baby? That’s how it goes these days with Shaka Smart’s Longhorns. Texas struggled for long stretches on Monday against Louisiana-Monroe but the end result was a 65-55 victory at the Erwin Center. The offense sputtered at times, alternating from cold to […]
Nov 12, 2018
LISTEN: Is 9-3 on the table? Longhorn Confidential examines Texas’ future after Texas Tech

LISTEN: Is 9-3 on the table? Longhorn Confidential examines Texas’ future after Texas Tech

The Hookem.com crew looks back on the wild night in Lubbock, the state of the Longhorns’ defense, Lil’Jordan Humphrey’s catch and what lies ahead as UT prepares to host Iowa State.
Nov 12, 2018
LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman looks ahead senior day vs. Iowa State

LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman looks ahead senior day vs. Iowa State

Texas coach Tom Herman looks ahead to senior day this weekend and goes over UT’s injury status heading into a major showdown against Iowa State.
Nov 12, 2018
Texas-Georgia schedule home-and-home matchup for 2028-29

Texas-Georgia schedule home-and-home matchup for 2028-29

January will mark 35 years since Texas and Georgia met in the Cotton Bowl. Those two storied programs will have to wait a little longer, but they will finally meet again on the football field. The Longhorns and Bulldogs have agreed to a home-and-home series in 2028 and 2029, UT announced Monday. Texas will host […]

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