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Bevo Beat

Remember this: Vince Young’s 4th-down run named top bowl play in college football history

It’s the 150-year anniversary of college football, our favorite sport. So there have been oodles of lists detailing memories of historic players and games and coaches and moments. Vince Young’s fourth-down run late in the 2006 Rose Bowl against Southern California was named Thursday as the most memorable bowl moment … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas is 19th in newest CFP rankings, one of 5 Big 12 teams in top 25

Texas, thanks to its 27-24 win over Kansas State, was ranked as the 19th best team in the latest College Football Playoff standings released Tuesday night. The top four in the rankings are LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia.  It’s an interesting move, the committee ranked the Bulldogs ahead of … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Discipline, standards can’t be compromised at Texas — whatever the cost

Kris Boyd and Davonte Davis didn’t start. They didn’t play until the second quarter. They were suspended. Lil’Jordan Humphrey sat out the first series of the game. He, too, was suspended. Breckyn Hager bulldozed into an Oklahoma State receiver blocking on a kneel-down play by the victorious Cowboys and nearly … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Who voted Texas higher — the Horns’ own coach or yours truly?

So here’s a bit of sports trivia. Who voted Texas higher on his most recent college football ballot, Tom Herman or yours truly? You’d probably guess wrong because the Longhorns were No. 9 on my Associated Press Top 25 ballot this week and only No. 11 on Herman’s ballot for … Read More