Texas' John Burt (1), center, gets motions to the fans during pre-game of an NCAA college football game at Royal-Memorial Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. (Stephen Spillman / for American-Statesman)


FOLLOW THE GAME LIVE: Texas opens 2017 season against Maryland

Posted September 2nd, 2017


First-year Texas coach Tom Herman makes his debut as the Longhorns host the Big Ten’s University of Maryland at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium on Saturday in Austin.

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Will the No. 23-ranked Longhorns start the season with a win like they did in 2016 against a top-10 ranked Notre Dame? Or will last season’s late season troubles carry over despite the arrival of Herman from the University of Houston?

Get all the action live today with the latest statistics and Austin American-Statesman photos of the game as well as in-game analysis from Austin American-Statesman reporters and columnists Brian Davis, Danny Davis, Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls.