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On Second Thought Ep 100: Best of On Second Thought, Texas Baseball coach David Pierce on regionals

In the centennial episode of On Second Thought Ced and Kirk revisit some notable moments in the podcast’s history. Also, Texas Baseball coach David Pierce previews the Austin NCAA Baseball Regional. Read More

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Golden: As Texas AD, Chris Del Conte has shown up with a ‘truckload of wake ’em up’

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On the final stop of the “This is Texas” tour: The “This is Texas Tour” drew raves in my hometown of Tyler, its last stop. The fans were pretty geeked to bounce questions … Read More

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Golden: Chris Del Conte wraps up this year’s ‘This is Texas’ tour with laughs, straight talk to Earl’s hometown

TYLER — The “This is Texas Tour” is finished, but the rebuild is ongoing. Athletic director Chris Del Conte played to a full room Wednesday night at the Holiday Inn in Earl Campbell’s hometown, closing out the 10-city tour with promises of better facilities, more wins and plenty of enthusiasm … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 99: Author Armen Keteyian on Tiger Woods best seller

In Episode 99 of the On Second Thought podcast, acclaimed author/TV correspondent Armen Keteyian calls in to give some insight on his revealing book on Tiger Woods, co-authored with Jeff Benedict. Keteyian talks about the genesis of the project and gives us a peek behind the curtain at one of … Read More

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Golden: Inexperienced, but live arms could be key to Texas’ post-season success

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On the Texas baseball team winning the Big 12: The Texas Longhorns roaredinto the No. 12 slotin the DIbaseball.com top 25 poll after a Big 12 title-clinching  … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 98: Chris Del Conte on the Tour of Texas and gambling, TCU baseball preview

In Episode 98 of the On Second Thought podcast, Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte gives some insight behind the Tour of Texas. Also, hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls discuss the pros and cons of legalizing sports gambling and preview Texas baseball’s big weekend series against TCU. Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Will Texas baseball host an NCAA regional? (It’d be a lot cooler if they did …)

The Texas Longhorns can win a Big 12 regular season baseball title this weekend, but need a little bit of assistance to make it happen. Even if it doesn’t happen, Texas can make its postseason outlook much rosier if it earns one of 16 regional home sites that will be … Read More

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Golden: The world could use more community-minded activists like former Longhorn Cory Redding

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On former Longhorn DE Cory Redding: Longhorns legend Cory Redding Sr. has provided an excellent example of walking the walk and talking the talk when it comes to being a constant positive influence … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Texas ex Michael Griffin starts next chapter after retirement

A quick stroll through Gigi’s Cupcakes in Bee Cave last week revealed several sweet options. Red Velvet. Midnight Magic. Strawberry Shortcake. And a personal favorite, Wedding Cake. It’s 1:45 on a hot Tuesday afternoon, and the co-owner is running a little late for our interview. He had to run an … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: So, did you hear the one about the Augie Garrido tribute bash?

Augie Garrido’s memorial service last month at the Erwin Center was very touching. But it wasn’t him. His former players openly wept while sharing their best memories of the coaching legend. Some, like Huston Street, got choked up while recalling their memories of their coach. It was a wonderful tribute … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 97: Del Conte’s Texas facilities plan, Houston Chronicle’s Jonathan Feigen on Houston-Golden State

In Episode 97 of the On Second Thought podcast, hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls discuss Chris Del Conte’s comments on the aging Texas athletic facilities and Houston Chronicle beat writer Jonathan Feigen previews the Western Conference finals between the top-seeded Houston Rockets and the defending champion Golden State Warriors. Read More

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Golden: Texas offense looking up with addition of grad transfer Tre Watson

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a couple Bevo-related items. Here are his takes: On new Longhorn grad transfer RB Tre Watson: For those who are wondering if the Texas offense will be stuck in neutral for a second straight year, things are looking up. Coach … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: What impact will Garrett Wilson’s post-commitment words have on Texas recruiting?

Garrett Wilson respectfully gave Texas fans a view of how a national power from a decade past is viewed by a future star. Lake Travis’ five-star wideout committed to Ohio State on Sunday night, potentially giving the Buckeyes and coach Urban Meyer their most explosive receiving option … Read More

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Golden: Holton Hill has good chance of sticking with the Vikings as a free agent

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a couple Bevo-related items. Here are his takes: On a Longhorn not taken in the NFL draft: Former Horn Holton Hill was not one of the 256 names called over the weekend but he has a good chance to stick … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 96: Danny Davis on the Orange-White game; Spurs offseason concerns

In Episode 96 of the On Second Thought podcast, Texas beat writer Danny Davis joins hosts Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden. They take a look at the Orange-White Game that was and look ahead to Texas baseball’s final three Big 12 series. The guys also examine what the San Antonio … Read More

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Golden: Lil’Jordan Humphrey, Collin Johnson will be gamebreakers for Texas in the fall

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a couple Bevo-related items. Here are his takes: On the Texas wide receivers: The Texas running attack should have no one excited. Daniel Young and Toneil Carter run hard but neither appear to be in that game-breaker category. So Longhorn … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Spring game shows that the quarterback position is still a process at Texas

Sam Ehlinger and Shane Buechele were OK on Saturday night. Both made some throws. Missed some others. To hope for one of them to become the next Vince Young or Colt McCoy? Not realistic. Doesn’t mean that one can’t become the leader that this Texas offense sorely needs. Neither lit … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 95: Breaking down Texas spring football; Express-News’ Jeff McDonald on Kawhi Leonard

In episode 95 of the “On Second Thought” podcast, Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden provide a Texas spring football primer, and veteran San Antonio Express-News Spurs beat writer Jeff McDonald gives update on murky situation looming with injured superstar Kawhi Leonard.       … Read More

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Golden: Nothing wrong with dumping Godzillatron, spending $140 million on stadium renovation

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a couple Bevo-related items. Here are his takes: On the future DKR renovations: Even Godzillatron has a shelf life. The reality hit home last week with the revelation that Texas is planning to expand the south end zone of … Read More

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On Second Thought Ep 94: Houston sports with Statesman food critic Matthew Odam, Johnny Manziel’s comeback

In Episode 94 of the On Second Thought podcast, hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls welcome Statesman food critic Matthew Odam to the dungeon. Odam, a devout fan of the Houston Astros and Houston Rockets, talks about his love of H-town sports and is grilled on why he doesn’t share … Read More