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Texas Longhorns are surprising early 2018 betting favorite among Bovada picks

Despite losing a sizable chunk of its playing roster to the NFL Draft, Texas has been listed with a surprising early sign of strength. Bovada.lv, an online web service, has listed the Longhorns as a 20-to-1 pick to win the national championship next season. The Longhorns are tied for … Read More

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Mack Brown among 11 potential inductees for College Football Hall of Fame

Former Texas coach Mack Brown could have his opportunity to join college football’s immortals on Monday when the newest class to join the College Football Hall of Fame. The National Football Foundation and the College Football Hall of Fame will announce their 2018 class between 8:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. Read More

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Connor Williams expected to have a good shot at No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft

Offensive linemen are among the most prized items coveted in the NFL. The upcoming draft might target Texas tackle Connor Williams. The 6-foot-5, 305-pounder missed much of last season with a knee injury. He returned for a strong effort in the West Virginia game before deciding against playing … Read More

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Texas-West Virginia game set for early ESPN kickoff next week

Texas fans will have to rise early for the Longhorns’ hopes to make a bowl game next week at West Virginia. The Longhorns’ game against West Virginia will start at 11  a.m. ET in Morgantown, W.Va. It will be telecast on ESPN.   Texas is 2-4 in previous games against … Read More

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Texas-West Virginia game set for early ESPN kickoff next week

Texas fans will have to rise early for the Longhorns’ hopes to make a bowl game next week at West Virginia. The Longhorns’ game against West Virginia will start at 11 a.m. Central time in Morgantown, W.Va. It will be telecast on ESPN. Texas is 2-4 in previous games against … Read More

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Texas fans sound off on excruciating overtime loss at USC

Texas had its chances Saturday night before dropping a tough 27-24 double-overtime loss at USC. But the Longhorns were done in by their own mistakes. A fumble by freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger set up the game-winning 43-yard field goal by freshman walk-on kicker Chase McGrath. The loss prompted a variety … Read More

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Texas poaches new strength and conditioning coach from California

Forget about that notion that Californians are quiche eaters who don’t believe in power football. Texas football hopes to change that notion with a new hire. Texas has hired Adam Potts, an assistant strength and conditioning coach at California. He joins the staff of new Longhorn strength and conditioning guru … Read More

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Texas football still sore subject for FOX analyst Joel Klatt

Texas football never has been a fond topic for FOX analyst Joel Klatt, partly because of what happened to him more than a decade ago. Klatt’s playing career at Colorado was snuffed out after he suffered his 10th concussion. It happened during the 2005 Big 12 title game in the … Read More

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Could Major Applewhite be hired as the new coach at Ole Miss?

After only one game as a college coach, Major Applewhite’s resume is lighter than most. But at least one fan site believes the former Texas quarterback and current Houston coach would be ideal to replace Hugh Freeze at Ole Miss. Connor Muldowney  of the fan site SaturdayBlitz.com picks Applewhite as … Read More

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Tristan Thompson and Khloe Kardashian are househunting in L.A.

Tristan Thompson and his girlfriend Khloe Kardashian are considering renting a $9 million mansion in the Los Angeles area. The former Texas standout and Kardashian inspected a 9,733 square foot home with six bedrooms and 8½ baths. TMZ.com reports the home was stacked with features. A list of prime attractions … Read More

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‘Big Game’ Tom Herman earning reputation for beating top-10 foes

Tom Herman is coming into Texas’ football program as a shining star. Some are calling him a salvation for a program that hasn’t challenged for a national championship since 2009. Herman’s ability to run a program has been burnished by a strong start during two seasons at Houston. It … Read More

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Bob Bowlsby believes Big 12 is in better position than many might think

As the smallest of the Power 5 conferences and the only one without a league-wide television network, or a plan to launch one, the national perception of the conference is muddled. But according to Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby, the conference’s decline has been overstated by the national media. Read More