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ESPN: Texas primed for a Year 2 leap under Tom Herman

Texas is back, folks? Well, not exactly; at least yet. But for the first time, Texas is back above .500 at the end of the season, as a 33-16 Texas Bowl victory over Missouri lifted the Longhorns to 7-6 — the program’s first winning record since 2013. Pair that with what’s … Read More

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On This Day: Vince Young led Texas to thrilling 41-38 National Championship victory over USC

“4th and 5, the National Championship on the line right here.” “He’s going for the corner… He’s got it!” On this day 12 years ago, Keith Jackson uttered some of the most memorable words from quite arguably the greatest college football game ever played — the 2006 Rose Bowl National Championship … Read More

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Army All-American Bowl practice notes: Cook shines in one-on-one coverage

With the U.S. Army All-American Bowl just days away, some of the top talents in the nation are gearing up for the final game of their high school careers. Texas signees Anthony Cook, Brennan Eagles, Caden Sterns, Jalen Green and Junior Angilau are among that bunch. On Tuesday, The Statesman … Read More

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WATCH: Anthony Cook calls Tom Herman ‘brilliant,’ Oklahoma ‘trash’

Among the handful of future Longhorns taking part in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on Saturday is elite cornerback Anthony Cook. One of the latest high-level talents out of Houston Lamar, Cook announced his commitment to Texas on Dec. 20, siding with the home-state Horns over Ohio State and LSU, … Read More

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Texas signees Sterns, Green, Cook say they’ll be ready for the pass-happy Big 12

SAN ANTONIO — Texas lost a prized talent at linebacker on Sunday when Malik Jefferson became the fourth Longhorn to declare for the NFL draft. But while Texas is losing an elite defensive player, the decision helped with a key 2018 recruiting target — North Richland Hills linebacker DaShaun White. Read More

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Sports Illustrated names Texas among winners from the early signing period

On the heels of his first signing day in Austin, in which Texas hauled in its worst-ranked class of the modern recruiting era, Tom Herman assured his Longhorns would finish the 2018 cycle with a top 10 class. Early this week, the Horns took a considerable step towards bringing such … Read More

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4-star WR Rondale Moore decommits from Texas

The widely expected has now come to fruition. After months of speculation regarding Louisville (Ky.) Trinity wide receiver and Texas commit Rondale Moore’s future and whether or not he’d ever arrive in Austin, the speedy prospect decommitted from the Longhorns on Tuesday. https://twitter.com/Rondale_Moore03/status/943152646491435009 “With my senior season officially over and … Read More

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Texas offers rising out-of-state WDE Courtre Alexander

One of the nation’s fast-rising 2018 prospects is now officially on Tom Herman and his staff’s radar. Following his weekend official visit to Austin, Owasso (Okla.) weak-side defensive end Courtre Alexander became the latest to pick up a Texas Longhorns offer, he announced on Twitter. Read More

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Elite Texas tight end target Luke Ford excludes Longhorns from top 5

One of the nation’s top 2018 talents has taken a considerable step in his recruitment. On Sunday afternoon, elite Carterville (Ill.) tight end Luke Ford announced his top five schools and the Texas Longhorns weren’t among the bunch. Georgia, Alabama, Texas A&M, Auburn and Illinois make up the list of … Read More

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Malik Jefferson, DeShon Elliott among Longhorns named to AP All-Big 12 Team

The Associated Press announced its All-Big 12 Team on Friday morning and numerous Texas Longhorns were honored. Senior defensive tackle Poona Ford, junior linebacker Malik Jefferson, junior safety DeShon Elliott and junior punter Michael Dickson were all named as All-Big 12 first-team selections, while junior cornerback Kris Boyd was … Read More

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Michael Dickson, DeShon Elliott named to SB Nation’s All-America team

SB Nation announced its 2017 All-America team on Tuesday and multiple Texas Longhorns were mentioned as honorees. Headlining the bunch as the only Longhorns to be named as a 1st Team All-America selection is junior punter Michael Dickson. An Australian native, Dickson concluded the 2017 season with Big 12 … Read More

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Texas P Michael Dickson receives congratulatory letter from Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury

Texas Longhorns punter Michael Dickson has consistently put forth the kind of efforts worth writing home about. Following what may have been Dickson’s final regular season game as a Longhorn, a 27-23 loss to Texas Tech, Red Raiders coach Kliff Kingsbury did just that, penning a congratulatory letter to the … Read More

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Texas extends an offer to JUCO OT Jahmir Johnson

With the offensive line remaining a key need in Tom Herman’s 2018 class, the Texas Longhorns have extended an offer to Arizona Western C.C. offensive tackle Jahmir Johnson, he announced on Twitter. Beyond blessed to receive an offer from University of Texas🤘#Longhorns #HookEm … Read More

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Texas CB Kris Boyd headlines PFF Week 13 Team of the Week

Tasked with helping Texas slow a talented Texas Tech receiving corps, Longhorns cornerback Kris Boyd was nothing short of remarkable against the Red Raiders. Although the Longhorns lost, 27-23, Boyd proved to be a lockdown option on the outside. Along with recording 6 tackles — 5 of which were solo … Read More

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Sports Illustrated’s 2018 NBA Draft Big Board includes Mohamed Bamba, Andrew Jones

Two talents currently donning burnt orange may very well be playing for a paycheck by this time next year. In what’s arguably Shaka Smart’s most talented roster since arriving in Austin, freshman Mohamed Bamba and sophomore Andrew Jones serve as the headlining Horns, and understandably so. As Texas’ two leading … Read More

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Texas freshman TE Cade Brewer out for season with torn ACL

After suffering a knee injury in practice last week, which caused him to miss Texas’ 28-14 win over West Virginia, freshman tight end Cade Brewer has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2017 season with a torn ACL, Texas confirmed on Monday. Texas … Read More

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Now 6-5, Texas projected to square off with Mississippi State in Texas Bowl

For the first time since Charlie Strong’s debut season in Austin, the Texas Longhorns are going bowling. The Longhorns entered their Week 12 slate on the road against a ranked West Virginia squad and faced with the fear of falling back below .500, Texas did something it hasn’t done since 2014 … Read More

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Texas freshman Mohamed Bamba named Big 12 Co-Newcomer of the Week

Texas Longhorns freshman forward Mohamed Bamba made his collegiate debut on Friday against Northwestern State and certainly looked the part of the 5-star prospect he arrived in Austin as. Following a fairly dominant two-way effort in the Longhorns 105-59 victory, Bamba earned Big 12 Co-Newcomer of the Week honors, along … Read More

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WATCH: Texas aiming to ‘Make a statement’ against No. 8 TCU

The Texas Longhorns still covet that first statement win of the Tom Herman era. That can all change on Saturday night. Sitting at 4-4 on the season with the heartbreak of three ranked losses by a combined 11 points still fresh, Texas will see its fourth — and possibly final … Read More

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DeShon Elliott, Breckyn Hager named to PFF Big 12 Team of the Week

A pair of dominant displays during Texas’ 38-7 win over Baylor has earned two Longhorns some high praise. After making their presences felt from the secondary and defensive trenches, respectively, safety DeShon Elliott and defensive end Breckyn Hager have been named to the Pro Football Focus Week 9 Big 12 … Read More