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Bohls: Mike Perrin doesn’t have the chops or power to make a potential head coach hire

Kirk Bohls released this week’s nine things and one crazy prediction yesterday. A few were dedicated to the Longhorns. Here’s Kirk’s take on some Bevo related items: On Texas’ athletic director situation and potentially hiring a new football coach: If Texas fires Charlie Strong and can’t hire a top … Read More

Is Baylor’s defense legit? Texas will find out Saturday

WACO — The Baylor Bears are undefeated and nationally relevant because of the excellent play of their defense. Yes, you’re reading this correctly. Sure, Baylor still is dynamic on offense. That’s as automatic as sweating through a Texas summer. The Bears’ up-tempo mix of run and pass is the trendiest … Read More

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Watch this hilarious offensive lineman TD from Texas practice

Sometimes the best plays are the ones you least expect to happen. Texas freshman offensive lineman Tope Imade certainly didn’t think he’d be scoring when he pulled from left guard during a Longhorns practice, but that’s exactly what happened in a video he shared via Twitter on Wednesday afternoon. Read More

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American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: It’s time for Texas’ receivers, defensive backs to separate

Texas approaches this week’s Baylor game with a laundry list of problems to fix, chief among them Charlie Strong’s secondary and receiving corps. Frat boys don’t have this much dirty laundry. Depth at those positions isn’t the issue. Production is. In fact, it’s entirely possible that Strong has too much depth there. Read More

No. 2 Texas sweeps Oklahoma ahead of match-up with No. 6 Kansas

Call it a Red River Romp. Texas tuned up for a Saturday showdown against Kansas with a sweep of Oklahoma at Gregory Gym on Wednesday. Micaya White, the five-time Big 12 Freshman of the Week, led the Longhorns with her match-high 14 kills, while junior Ebony Nwanebu contributed … Read More

Sterlin Gilbert an asset as Texas defense prepares for Baylor

As Texas schemes this week for a Baylor team that ranks 10th among the nation’s 128 FBS teams in scoring (43.7 points per game) and fourth in total offense (549.2 yards per game), the Longhorn defense may have a secret weapon in its offensive meeting rooms. Texas offensive coordinator Sterlin … Read More

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Houston coach Tom Herman: ‘I’m done chasing down erroneous reports’

Tom Herman is done. On Tuesday, the Houston coach was asked about rumors linking him to the Texas job, and he didn’t hold back. Mark Berman, the sports director at FOX 26 KRIV in Houston, posted a video of his response on Twitter: .@CoachTomHerman:"I'm done … Read More

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USA TODAY: Texas coach Charlie Strong has sixth-richest salary in college football

According to data obtained by USA TODAY Sports, Texas coach Charlie Strong has the sixth-richest salary in college football, slated to make $5.2 million in 2016. Strong ranks behind Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh ($9 million), Alabama’s Nick Saban ($6.9 million), Ohio State’s Urban Meyer ($6.1 million), Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops ($5.6 … Read More

Baylor’s loss, Texas’ gain: Ex-Bears recruit Devin Duvernay is catching on quickly

Devin Duvernay can only remember one race — run during his junior year of high school — that he lost. Objectors are free to come forward with receipts. Duvernay, though, won gold at the 2015 state track meet when he was clocked at 10.27 seconds in the 100-meter dash. There probably aren’t … Read More