Texas vs. Oklahoma State: Five key matchups to watch at Royal-Memorial Stadium

Here’s a look at five key matchups for Saturday’s game between No. 12 Texas and Oklahoma State. Texas RB Keaontay Ingram vs. Oklahoma State run defense It’s too easy to examine Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard’s impact against the Texas defense. Hubbard is … Read More

The Eyes of Texas: Four players to watch in Saturday’s Longhorns-Cowboys game

The 12th-ranked Longhorns host Oklahoma State on Saturday (6:30 p.m., ABC). The eyes of Texas will be upon … A.J. Green, Oklahoma State cornerback Green shares a name with an NFL receiver, but he has made a name for himself on defense. An all-Big 12 honoree in … Read More

Commitment 101: Texas flips four-star wide receiver Troy Omeire from Texas A&M

Texas fans received a gift Friday morning when four-star wide receiver Troy Omeire flipped his pledge from Texas A&M to the Longhorns. It continues a trend of Tom Herman running circles around Jimbo Fisher in the 2020 recruiting class. Texas’ class now consists of 20 … Read More

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: Five questions facing the Longhorns

Five questions facing Texas on Saturday night against Oklahoma State: Does Sam Ehlinger remain interception-less in 2019? Of the seven interceptions thrown by Ehlinger during his freshman year, none had a bigger impact than an end-zone pick in overtime of a loss to Oklahoma State. Ehlinger’s decision-making has improved drastically … Read More

Texas’ notable number: Was Cameron Dicker’s long kick the best-ever at UT — and the number 57

Each week this fall, we’re looking at a specific number that’s tied to Texas football. This week’s notable number is 57 — the jersey number that has been assigned to linebacker Cort Jaquess, a sophomore who was placed on scholarship this summer. Saturday’s game against Oklahoma State … Read More

Brian Davis

American-Statesman Staff

Eyes on Texas: Given all the position changes, Longhorns are an example in selflessness

Unless Rivals and 247Sports have developed some metric that’s still in beta testing, the recruiting services still cannot measure a recruit’s selflessness. We’re inundated with updates about each recruit’s height, weight, statistics, summer camp results and scholarship offers. But they really can’t measure how much … Read More