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Tom Herman: Texas to use more “call-it-and-haul-it” plays to avoid drive-opening delays

To prevent further delays, expect Texas to speed things up at the beginning of some of its offensive possessions. Five times this season, Texas has been flagged for a delay of game before the first play of an offensive possession. Four of those delays occurred after UT received a kickoff. Read More

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Announcement of details for Texas’ trip to Texas Tech placed on hold by the Big 12

Texas fans must wait to find out if they’re having football for breakfast, lunch or dinner in Lubbock next week. On Monday, the Big 12 declined to announce a kickoff time or television network for UT’s road game at Texas Tech on Nov. 10. The conference typically gives a two-week … Read More

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Coming Soon: Texas linebacker Malcolm Roach could return from foot injury by this weekend

Texas has allowed at least 38 points in two of its last three games, but help could be on the way. Junior linebacker Malcolm Roach could return soon from a foot injury, Texas coach Tom Herman reported on Monday. Roach had teased his comeback in a tweet last week. At … Read More

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Ex-Texas pitcher Brandon Workman earns his second World Series ring with Boston

For the first time in four years, Texas can claim a World Series champion. Brandon Workman, who pitched at Texas from 2008-10, is a member of a Boston Red Sox team that wrapped up the World Series with a win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. San Francisco Giants … Read More

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Texas moves on at the Big 12’s soccer tournament after ousting Kansas in penalty kicks

Led by junior goalkeeper Nicole Curry, Texas knocked off Kansas in its opener at the Big 12’s soccer tournament. Playing on Sunday night at Kansas City’s Swope Soccer Village, Texas bested Kansas with a 3-1 edge in a penalty kick shootout. The Longhorns, who are the tournament’s third seed, and the … Read More

Oklahoma State 38, Texas 35: Five key plays

STILLWATER, Okla. — There were 157 snaps taken in Texas’ 38-35 loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday. Here are five that ended up making a big difference: 1. Another early strike Oklahoma State set the tone on the game’s fourth play as Cowboy quarterback Taylor Cornelius found Tylan … Read More

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Longhorn Minute: Dissecting Texas’ 38-35 loss to Oklahoma State

Texas rallied on Saturday night, but the No. 6-ranked Longhorns came up on the short end of a 38-35 loss to Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla. American-Statesman reporters Brian Davis and Danny Davis dissect an eventful game from T. Boone Pickens Stadium. Read More

Texas-Oklahoma State notebook: Sam Ehlinger’s shoulder feels fine but UT stumbles in his return

STILLWATER, Okla. — Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger returned from a shoulder injury on Saturday, but his four touchdowns weren’t enough for the Longhorns in a 38-35 loss to Oklahoma State. Ehlinger threw for 283 yards and two touchdowns while completing 22 of his 42 passes. He also ran 10 times … Read More

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Due to discipline, freshmen cornerbacks to step into the early spotlight against Oklahoma State

On Saturday, a few freshmen will have a chance to step to the front of the class at DBU. After arriving late to a team function, senior cornerbacks Kris Boyd and Davante Davis will miss at least the first series of Saturday evening’s game at Oklahoma State. Read More

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

The 6th-ranked Longhorns play Oklahoma State in Stillwater on Saturday. The eyes of Texas will be upon … Andrew Beck, Texas tight end Beck (strep throat) opened this week on the injury report, but Texas expects him to play. After compiling 12 catches in his first … Read More

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: Five questions facing the Longhorns

Five questions facing Texas on Saturday night at Oklahoma State: 1. Will either team be settled at quarterback? Texas expects Sam Ehlinger to start, but the sophomore was eased back into practice this week. Only time will tell how he looks in his first action since he sprained his … Read More

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: Five key matchups to watch

Here are five key matchups in the Texas-Oklahoma State game to keep your eye on Saturday night: 1. OSU’s pass rush vs. Texas’ front line After a solid stretch of games, none of Texas’ offensive linemen earned a “championship grade” in the 23-17 win … Read More

Back from battling cancer, Texas runner Meghan Lloyd is ‘moving forward’

Earlier this month, the NCAA asked athletes to take to Twitter to reveal their off-field attributes and achievements. Texas football player Chris Nelson, for example, used the #NCAAInclusion hashtag to discuss being the first member of his family to graduate from college. UT golfer Kaitlyn Papp wrote … Read More

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Back from a bye, Tim Beck discusses Sam Ehlinger’s progress and Shane Buechele beating Baylor

The possibility of sophomore quarterback Sam Ehlinger returning from a shoulder injury for this week’s trip to Oklahoma State is still in play, offensive coordinator Tim Beck said on Wednesday. Beck told reporters at his media availability that Ehlinger continues to practice and has worked this week with UT’s first-string … Read More

Texas’ notable number: Post-bye week offenses under Tom Herman — and the number 17

Every week this fall, we’re looking at a specific number that’s tied to Texas football. This week’s notable number is 17 — the number worn by kicker Cameron Dicker and receiver D’Shawn Jamison, two freshmen who have both won Big 12 special teams player of the week … Read More

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Oh, brother: The Woodlands senior Patrick Piperi to join his sibling on Texas’ track and field team

When Patrick Piperi arrives at Texas next year, a familiar face will be waiting for him. Piperi announced on Monday that he has given a verbal commitment to UT’s track and field program. Piperi is a senior at The Woodlands High. He will compete in throwing events for the Longhorns. Read More

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With Cowboys on deck, Collin Johnson discusses what he learned from last year’s benching

This season, Texas junior receiver Collin Johnson has developed into one of the top targets in the Big 12. Johnson has registered 41 receptions and 563 receiving yards, numbers that respectively rank fourth and sixth in the conference. He has caught a touchdown pass in four straight games. During his … Read More

‘Who’s going to flinch first?’ Texas to be tested on the ground by Oklahoma State’s Justice Hill

Expect the Cowboys to be in a celebratory mood when Texas travels to Oklahoma State this weekend. First off, it’s Oklahoma State’s homecoming. It’s also going to be the first sellout at Boone Pickens Stadium this season (the Cowboys have already played five home games). And players will wear patches … Read More

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Four months after leaving Oregon, Mike White adds two ex-Ducks to his softball roster at Texas

When he coaches his first game of consequence at his new job, Mike White will have two more familiar faces in the Texas dugout. It was announced on Monday that junior pitcher Miranda Elish and sophomore utility player Lauren Burke will join UT’s softball program after the semester break. Burke … Read More

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Kickoff time for Texas’ home game against West Virginia to be announced at a later date

Texas fans will have to wait to find out if next week’s visit to Royal-Memorial Stadium will be done during the afternoon or evening. The Big 12 Conference announced on Monday that Texas and West Virginia will play at either 2:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. or 7 p.m. on Nov. 3. Read More