Michigan 53, Texas 50: Offensive struggles keep Longhorns from capturing road win

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The tedium of Whac-A-Mole continues for Shaka Smart’s Longhorns. Effort wasn’t the issue against Michigan, nor was it the defense. Both were at winning levels in what was easily a winnable game at the Crisler Center. Don’t blame those all-new … Read More

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Bohls: Mackovic, Brown rolled the same pair of dice for Texas against Nebraska

EDITOR’S NOTE: Wednesday marks the 20th anniversary of Texas’ upset victory over No. 3 Nebraska in the first Big 12 championship game. The following column ran the next morning on Dec. 8, 1996.  ST. LOUIS — The only downside to the miracle that unraveled in the Trans World Dome … Read More

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On a wing and a dare: Texas won its first Big 12 title by ‘Rolling’ No. 3 Nebraska

EDITOR’S NOTE: Wednesday marks the 20th anniversary of Texas’ upset victory over No. 3 Nebraska in the first Big 12 championship game. The following story ran the next morning on Dec. 8, 1996.  ST. LOUIS — A bouquet of tulips arrived at Bellmont Hall on Thursday, addressed … Read More

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Breakfast with Bevo: Twenty years later, a look back at Texas’ decision to Roll Left

Good morning. Breakfast is served. It’s December 7th — Happy National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, folks. We’re at 342 down, 24 to go for 2016. And 3 till we find out this year’s Heisman Trophy winner. YESTERDAY: The Texas men led in the final minute, but fell 53-50 at Michigan, dropping … Read More

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D’Onta Foreman named All Big 12, but only third best offensive player in league

Texas tailback D’Onta Foreman was one of five Longhorns to earn spots on the Associated Press All Big 12 team. But Foreman, who led the country in rushing and had 13 straight games of 100 yards or more, finished third in the balloting for the league’s offensive player of the … Read More

Young Texas faces a huge road test against experienced Michigan

There’s no reason to dredge up old memories of recent Texas-Michigan basketball games. Practically everyone is gone. Isaiah Taylor and his crew watched Michigan drill 14 3-pointers over their heads in a 2014 NCAA Tournament game. “The three is not what beat us tonight,” then-coach Rick … Read More

Texas junior D’Onta Foreman not among Heisman Trophy finalists

Texas junior running back D’Onta Foreman has earned the statistics but not the votes. Foreman was omitted from the list of finalists for the Heisman Trophy on Monday. The Texas City product’s standing among the Heisman Trophy voters won’t be revealed until this weekend, but he did not garner enough … Read More

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Golden: Texas ex Earl Thomas talking retirement? Don’t believe it

Texas ex Earl Thomas is talking about retiring? Don’t buy it. Thomas isn’t accustomed to missing games so it’s understandable that the Seahawks’ star safety was more than devastated after breaking his leg on a collision with teammate Kam Chancellor on a Monday … Read More

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