Texas’ Tom Herman: Players not mandated to stay for ‘The Eyes’ but team is unified going forward

As far as “The Eyes of Texas” goes, Tom Herman laid all his cards on the table Monday. The Longhorns coach said there would be no mandate that players stay on the field for the post-game singing of the school song. Administrators hope that players would stay to show appreciation … Read More

The Dotted Line: Trio of out-of-state recruiting targets trending towards Texas

Texas’ 2021 recruiting class consists of 17 members with the early signing period less than two months away. The 2021 cycle is proving difficult for the Longhorns for a number of reasons, including their on-field performance. Tom Herman’s program is … Read More

Former American-Statesman photographer files lawsuit over Bevo XV’s pre-game Sugar Bowl surge

A former Austin American-Statesman photographer has filed a lawsuit against the owners and handlers of Bevo XV for negligence that caused “permanent injury” when the longhorn steer surged from his holding pen at the 2019 Sugar Bowl. According to a petition filed in Travis Country district court on Friday, Nick … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Texas’ Herman is straddling support of players and appeasing fans

Tom Herman was one mellow fellow on Monday. He was calm. He was reasoned. He was positive. He was organized and thorough and pleasant. He even offered a few book reviews on positive thinking. He wasn’t the least bit defensive or irritable and didn’t … Read More

Bevo Beat

WATCH: Texas to bring back an old look for Saturday’s game against Baylor

For the first time in 70 years, Texas will wear white jerseys at home. Texas announced on Tuesday that it will wear a throwback uniform for this weekend’s home game against Baylor. Using white jerseys, Texas will honor the 50th anniversary of the national championship won … Read More