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Could a Cavalier rescue the Longhorns in 2018?
The Austin American-Statesman’s Brian Davis makes the argument that the most important signing for Tom Herman in the 2018 recruiting class is also the most unheralded. Lake Travis’ kicker Cameron Dicker’s skill set is sorely needed by the Longhorns after yet another missed field goal attempt on Saturday against Kansas. He is considered the No. 1 recruit in the nation at his position.
Texas DBs catching up to Texas WRs
On Saturday, yet another defensive back scored a touchdown on an interception return this season. With five of them spread over three players, the Longhorns defense is providing a spark to the scoring even when the offense is sputtering. The Austin American-Statesman’s Danny Davis points out that total ties a school record set in 1987 and matched in 2000. That total is also only three fewer touchdowns than the Texas wide receivers have this year.
Texas women romp in first game
Guard Lashann Higgs scored 18 points, Brooke McCarty had 14, and the Longhorns posted a 51-25 advantage on the boards in a resounding 95-59 season-opening victory over Stetson at the Erwin Center.
Newcomer Jatarie White led all players with nine rebounds and junior forward Jordan Hosey chipped in a career-high 13 points.
5 key plays in Texas’ win over Kansas
Hookem.com’s Danny Davis puts together his five key plays from the game on Saturday that were an integral part to the Longhorns’ win.
Shaka Smart’s squad ready to impress
After Texas’ 105-59 dismantling of Northwestern State on Friday, the Austin American-Statesman’s Cedric Golden argues that this Longhorns team is coach Shaka Smart’s best one yet. It features a rotation that goes nine deep, including soon-to-be one-and-done big man Mo Bamba, point forward/Swiss army knife Dylan Osetkowski and freshman point guard Matt Coleman.
Kirk Bohls: Texas’ future includes a possible bowl, but definitely some more work
Game recap: Texas 42, Kansas 27: Seniors stepping up as Longhorns move closer to bowl eligibility
Texas notebook: Dorian Leonard and Gary Johnson exit Kansas win with injuries
Third and Longhorns: Inside Texas 42, Kansas 27
What Tom Herman said after Texas beat Kansas
Our 4 Texas-Kansas pregame questions — answered
Texas 42, Kansas 27: The expanded boxscore
WATCH: Hurdle by WR Lil’Jordan Humphrey brings Texas offense to life
WATCH: Antwuan Davis makes second interception of game to deny Kansas points
WATCH: Antwuan Davis, pride of Bastrop, scores pick-6 touchdown for Texas
WATCH: Shane Buechele throws 49-yard bomb to Lorenzo Joe on 1st play from scrimmage
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