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Austin billboard company: Mack Brown a ‘Class Act’

Texas football season ticket holder Bill Reagan wanted to do something to thank coach Mack Brown for all he’s done over the last 16 years. So the president of Reagan Advertising decided to put up a billboard. Four of them, in fact. The first of four Reagan Advertising billboards appeared … Read More

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UT announces search committee, search firm

Texas officials announced Wednesday that men’s athletic director Steve Patterson has put together a search committee and hired an executive search firm to assist in hiring the next head football coach. According to UT, the following eight people will make up the search committee: Steve Hicks, vice chair of the Board … Read More

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Mack Brown, school officials to meet Thursday

A decision on Mack Brown could come by the end of the day. A meeting has been scheduled for late Thursday between Brown, UT president Bill Powers and new athletic director Steve Patterson, according to a high-ranking UT source. It’s unclear whether they will ultimately decide Brown will remain as … Read More

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Mack Brown, Bill Powers meeting delayed by UT regents

Texas president Bill Powers and head football coach Mack Brown were tenatively scheduled to meet Thursday to discuss the coach’s job status. But the UT System Board of Regents spent much longer in a closed-door session that anyone anticipated, and the Powers-Brown meeting was delayed until Friday. Powers, Brown and … Read More

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Source: Mack Brown has had retirement discussions

Mack Brown has had discussions with school officials about resigning as the head football coach at Texas, a high-ranking source told the American-Statesman. However, nothing has been finalized yet, and Brown wants to talk to UT president Bill Powers one more time before deciding whether to step down after 16 … Read More

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Texas-Oregon in Valero Alamo Bowl

Texas (8-4) will face Oregon (10-2) in the Valero Alamo Bowl. Kickoff is set for 5:45 p.m. on Dec. 30 in the Alamodome. This will be the second straight year the Longhorns spent the holidays in San Antonio. Last season, UT defeated 15th-ranked Oregon State 31-28 in a thrilling come-from-behind … Read More