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Shane Buechele considered a Heisman hopeful ahead of 2017 season

This fall, the Texas Longhorns won’t be the only ones betting on quarterback Shane Buechele. Bovada, an online gambling website, has listed Buechele as one of the players with odds to win the 2017 Heisman Trophy. With 35-to-1 odds, the rising sophomore is still considered a long shot, … Read More

Malcom Brown gives Texas another Super Bowl representative

The Dallas Cowboys and Houston Texans’ football seasons are over, but there will still be Texas ties in the Super Bowl. Atlanta and New England will meet in Houston for Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5. Five of the players on Atlanta’s roster were educated at Texas … Read More

After College Station opener, Texas set for second meets of indoor track season

This weekend, members of the Texas indoor track and field team are going their separate ways. Texas’ throwers and pole vaulters will be in Albuquerque, N.M. on Friday and Saturday for the Cherry & Silver Invitational, while the rest of the team competes at the Rod McCravy Memorial in Lexington, … Read More

How did the Big 12’s early draft entrees fare against Texas?

Following Monday’s deadline, there were 10 underclassmen from the Big 12 who had elected to enter the NFL Draft. One of those names belonged to Texas running back D’Onta Foreman, who topped 2,000 rushing yards during his junior year. Texas fans will surely be sad to … Read More

Destination Texas, Part 6: Tom Herman learns about alignment from Urban Meyer

COLUMBUS, Ohio — If you’ve listened to Tom Herman since he arrived at Texas, you’ve probably heard the word “align” once or twice. The concept of alignment is simple. For Herman, it just means making sure that everyone associated with his football program has the same mission in mind. It’s … Read More

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Texas welcomes a Boston College transfer onto its soccer team

Texas announced on Tuesday that it had added Boston College transfer Amber Stearns to its soccer program’s roster. A San Antonio native, Stearns will be a junior during the 2017-18 school year. Stearns was a midfielder for the Eagles, and she appeared in 14 of Boston College’s 19 games this … Read More

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Following exit from Texas track team, John Burt to focus only on football

In 2017, John Burt will only showcase his speed on the football field. Burt has left the Texas track and field team, the university confirmed on Tuesday. Burt’s name no longer appears on the Longhorns’ track and field roster, and he did not participate in this past weekend’s … Read More

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Huhn to attempt to revive his career following a transfer from Texas

A Texas Longhorn is planning a comeback. Defensive back Erik Huhn announced over the weekend that he will look to join a football program as a graduate transfer this upcoming season. Huhn is set to graduate from Texas this spring, and he has received his release from the Longhorns. Read More

Destination Texas, Part 3: Tom Herman boasts little hair, but lots of points at Texas State

SAN MARCOS — When Tom Herman got his first chance to call plays, he had less hair on his head. For reasons that have been lost through time, the offensive coaches at Texas State kept their heads shaved throughout the 2005 season. So in between scheming game plans and running … Read More

Destination Texas, Part 2: Tom Herman catches on at Sam Houston State

HUNTSVILLE — More than 15 years ago, Texas football coach Tom Herman wore a different shade of orange. Fresh off his stint as a graduate assistant at Texas, Herman headed east for Huntsville in 2001.  Herman coached Sam Houston State’s wide receivers and special teams for four seasons, and multiple … Read More

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All-American Chloe Collins to continue volleyball career in Spain

Chloe Collins is set to set in Spain. Less than a month after the setter wrapped up her collegiate career at Texas, Collins has signed with a professional volleyball team that is based in Spain’s Canary Islands. Ahead of her first professional match on Saturday, Collins posted a … Read More

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Ex-Longhorn Paulina Prieto Cerame to continue playing volleyball in Puerto Rico

Paulina Prieto Cerame’s volleyball career has come full circle. The recent Texas graduate announced on her Instagram account on Tuesday that she had begun her professional career with Las Valencianas de Juncos, a Puerto Rico-based professional team. Prieto Cerame attended high school in Miami, but she spent much … Read More

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Report: Texas coach hired to lead San Jose State offense

San Jose State has reportedly hired Andrew Sowder to be the next offensive coordinator for the Spartans. Sowder was a quality control coach who worked with receivers at Texas in 2016, and he has previously worked at Bowling Green, Eastern Illinois and West Texas A&M. Sowder also played and was … Read More

Tom Herman turns to longtime co-worker to lead Texas on special teams

As Texas’ head football coach, Tom Herman said it was his job to “coach coaches” instead of position players. He will spend some time with punter Michael Dickson, though. Herman told media members on Thursday that he will be responsible for Dickson and Texas’ punt team this season. Dickson is … Read More

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Texas football team’s spring game set for mid-April

While speaking with reporters on Thursday, Texas football coach Tom Herman released some tentative dates for upcoming workouts and practices. Texas is set to start its spring drills on March 6, and the team will hold two practices in shorts before the spring break. Following the break, Texas will have … Read More

Can Shane Buechele run Texas’ new offense? Tom Herman thinks so.

On Thursday, Texas football coach Tom Herman described his offense as an up-tempo, pro-spread attack that will operate out of the shotgun. He declined to label the offense “Tom Herman’s offense” or a “Tim Beck’s offense.” (Beck, an ex-assistant at Ohio State, was hired as Texas’ offensive coordinator … Read More

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On this date in 2006, Texas won a national championship

Happy anniversary, Texas fans. Wednesday marks the 11-year anniversary of Texas’ 41-38 win over USC in the Rose Bowl. The victory gave Texas its fourth national championship, the third of which was won in 1970. The Mack Brown-coached Longhorns closed out the 2005 football season with a 13-0 record. USC … Read More

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Bowl winners await, but just how tough is Texas’ 2017 football schedule?

In his final year at Texas, Charlie Strong predicted that whoever was coaching the Longhorns in 2017 would be leading a 10-win team. After Monday, those 10 wins aren’t as easy for Tom Herman to find. Thanks to USC and Oklahoma’s wins in the Rose and Sugar Bowls … Read More

Jerritt Elliott: Texas has the returning pieces ‘to be extremely special’

When the 2017 volleyball season begins, expect the Longhorns to be hungry. Having reached the Final Four in each of the five past seasons, Texas is hardly starving for success. Texas, though, last won a national championship in 2012, and the team has been the NCAA Tournament’s runner-up the last … Read More

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Texas adds running back Toneil Carter to its 2017 recruiting class

Georgia’s loss is Texas’ gain. Toneil Carter, a running back from Houston’s Langham Creek High, announced on Monday that he will play football at Texas. Carter, the No. 23-rated prospect on the Statesman’s Fab 55,  becomes the first high school recruit to commit to the Longhorns since Tom … Read More