Longhorns ‘kept swinging’ to get to bowl eligibility; Texas hoops starts 3-0

Posted November 20th, 2017


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Bowl clinch ‘awesome,’ but Red Raiders will be challenge Friday

For Texas, becoming bowl eligible is a good accomplishment but the Longhorns could conceivably finish 8-5 with a win over visiting Texas Tech on Friday and a bowl victory in the postseason. The Red Raiders pulled the upset two years ago in Austin; will Texas players be looking for revenge?

Mo Bamba, Longhorns rout Lipscomb at home

Freshman post Mo Bamba produced 13 points, 10 rebounds and 5 blocks as the Longhorns defeated Lipscomb 80-57 Saturday at the Erwin Center. The 3-0 Longhorns were paced by guard Kerwin Roach’s 16 points, on 7 of 8 shots from the field. Point guard Matt Coleman scored 10.


Where will the Longhorns’ go bowling over the holidays?

With the Longhorns clinching a postseason game for the first time since 2014 with their win over the Mountaineers on Saturday, the Austin American-Statesman’s Brian Davis takes a look at possible bowl game destinations for Tom Herman’s squad.

Texas running back Daniel Young (32) looks for yardage in the Longhorns’ 28-14 win over West Virginia on Saturday. (Nick Wagner/American-Statesman)

5 key plays in Texas’ win over West Virginia’s Danny Davis puts together his five key plays from the game on Saturday that were an integral part to the Longhorns’ 28-14 win.

Connor Williams’ return buoys Texas o-line

Saturday marked the return of All-American offensive lineman Connor Williams after missing the last seven games because of a left knee injury suffered versus USC. Both coaches and players raved about Williams’ tenacity on Saturday and what it meant for the rest of the offense and the Longhorns run game.

Texas-West Virginia recap:

Kirk Bohls: Texas’ defense, running game are planting the seeds for the future

Game recap: Texas 28, West Virginia 14: Longhorns are back in the bowl business after road win

Texas notebook: Davante Davis gives himself a C, but Longhorns ace their test

Third and Longhorns: Inside Texas 28, West Virginia 14

What Tom Herman said after Texas beat West Virginia

Our 4 Texas-West Virginia pregame questions — answered

Texas 28, West Virginia 14: The expanded boxscore


WATCH: Texas LB Gary Johnson forces fumble, DT Chris Nelson recovers

WATCH: Texas S Brandon Jones forces fumble on goal line, but did you see Will Grier’s finger?

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