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Countdown to Texas’ kickoff: 32 days

Posted August 1st, 2017

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Let’s use Texas’ roster, history and scouting reports to countdown to the start of the 2017 football season. Today, we are only 32 days away from Texas’ home game against Maryland.

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Which Longhorn wears No. 32? Sophomore DE Malcolm Roach, who registered 33 tackles and three sacks last season. RB Daniel Young, a freshman from Spring Westfield, will also wear No. 32 this fall.

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Who also wears No. 32? Iowa State RB David Montgomery (109 rushes for 563 yards, 2 TDs in 2016); Kansas State RB Justin Silmon (86 rushes for 464 yards, 3 TDs); TCU LB Travin Howard (130 tackles, 1.5 sacks)

Fun fact about No. 32:  Texas’ home game against Oklahoma State on Oct. 21 will be the 32nd meeting between the two schools. Texas holds a 24-7 lead in the all-time series, although Oklahoma State has been victorious in three of the last four games. Texas earned a 14-7 win in the first-ever showdown between the two teams, which was played in 1916.

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